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National Weather Service Fort Worth Texas
1125 PM CDT Thursday Mar 26 2015

Aviation...
light northwest winds will shift around to the west and southwest
over the next couple of hours as a surface ridge slides southeast
across North Texas. Meanwhile...another cold front is now making
its way south into northwest Oklahoma. This front is expected to
push through the metroplex taf sites late Friday morning and kact
around midday. Winds will increase to 10-15 knots out of the
northwest behind the front. Winds will veer to the east then
southeast Friday night. Otherwise...VFR conditions are expected
through the duration of the forecast.

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Previous discussion... /issued 336 PM CDT Thursday Mar 26 2015/
as an upper level trough continues to move off to our east
today...a surface high that was over eastern New Mexico this
afternoon will move southeast. This will allow surface winds
to become northerly 5 to 10 miles per hour by middle evening...and come around
to the west and southwest overnight tonight. With clear
skies...temperatures will fall into the upper 30s to middle 40s.

We will be in northwesterly flow aloft through Saturday as an
upper level trough dominates the weather across the eastern United
States and an upper level ridge that is currently over Southern
California gradually weakens. The aforementioned ridge will break
down late weekend as a series of shortwaves move into the West
Coast. This will allow North Texas to come into more zonal flow
aloft. Southerly surface winds will increase Sunday. The increase
in these winds along with minimum relative humidities in the 20s
and 30s west of the I-35 corridor will result in elevated fire
weather conditions.

We will see at least low chances of rain return Sunday night...
and chances will continue across most of the forecast area through
Tuesday night. Low rain chances will linger into Wednesday and
Thursday mainly east of the I-35 corridor.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Dallas-ft. Worth, Texas 44 72 49 82 56 / 0 0 0 0 0
Waco, Texas 40 75 48 82 55 / 0 0 0 0 0
Paris, Texas 39 65 44 74 50 / 0 0 0 0 5
Denton, Texas 39 69 46 82 55 / 0 0 0 0 0
McKinney, Texas 39 70 44 77 54 / 0 0 0 0 0
Dallas, Texas 45 72 50 82 57 / 0 0 0 0 0
Terrell, Texas 41 69 46 78 54 / 0 0 0 0 0
Corsicana, Texas 42 72 48 79 56 / 0 0 0 0 0
Temple, Texas 40 78 49 81 55 / 0 0 0 0 0
Mineral Wells, Texas 39 75 47 86 54 / 0 0 0 0 0

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Forward watches/warnings/advisories...
none.

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