Amherst, TX

4:56 PM CDT on March 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 3560 ft 33.91 °N, 102.33 °W | Updated 35 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
81.5 °F
Feels Like 80 °F
N
19.1
Wind Variable Wind from South

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.67 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 3700 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 34%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:48 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Crescent, 20% visible
METAR KPVW 232135Z AUTO 19029G38KT 5SM HZ OVC037 26/10 A2967 RMK AO2 T02600098 TSNO
Pressure 29.67 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 3700 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 34%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:48 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Crescent, 20% visible
METAR KPVW 232135Z AUTO 19029G38KT 5SM HZ OVC037 26/10 A2967 RMK AO2 T02600098 TSNO

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 4:43 PM CDT Mar. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

Severe Thunderstorm Watch 78 remains in effect until 1000 PM CDT

TX
. Texas counties included are

Armstrong Bailey Carson
Castro Dallam Deaf Smith
gray Hansford Hartley
Hutchinson Lamb Moore
Ochiltree Oldham Parmer
Potter Randall Roberts
Sherman Swisher


Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch
Issued: 12:58 PM CDT Mar. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 9 PM CDT this evening...
... High wind watch remains in effect from Friday morning through
Friday evening...

* timing... for today, strong winds will persist through the afternoon
and continue early this evening. On Friday, winds will increase
again by late morning.

* Winds... today, southerly winds will increase to 30 to 40 mph
with gusts to 50 mph. On Friday, north-northwest winds will
increase to 40 to 45 mph with gusts to 55 mph throughout the
afternoon.

* Impacts... driving will become difficult for high profile and
compact vehicles. Blowing dust is likely near open fields and
construction sites which may drastically reduce visibilities.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph are
expected. Adjust travel and outdoor activities accordingly.

A high wind watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of
58 mph or more may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.






Fire Weather Warning
Issued: 3:29 PM CDT Mar. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Red flag warning remains in effect until 9 PM CDT this evening
for the northwest South Plains and far southwest Panhandle for
20 foot winds of 20 mph or more... relative humidities of 15% or
less and a high fire danger...

* wind... southerly winds increasing to 25 to 35 mph with gusts
to45 mph.

* Humidity... falling to 5 to 15 percent.

* Fuels... extremely dry.

* Impacts... any fires that develop can spread rapidly. Outdoor
burning is discouraged.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A red flag warning means that critical fire weather conditions
are imminent or already occurring. These conditions can create
rapid wildfire growth.