This morning started out cloudy, windy, and cold with morning lows in the upper 20’s and low 30’s. For this afternoon, however, the northerly winds should diminish into a range of 5 to 20 mph, with temperatures slowly recovering into the upper 40’s and low 50’s. Amarillo looks to top out around 52. Tomorrow will start out the same way this morning did with freezing numbers in the 20’s and low 30’s. As the day progresses forward, plenty of sunshine will be seen with southwest winds of 5 to 15 mph. Temperatures should respond, warming into the 60’s during the afternoon. Amarillo will top out around 67. Saturday might see a little bit of a setback with brisk north winds and highs in the upper 50’s and low 60’s, while Sunday should warm nicely into the mid 60’s. Seventy could be felt on Monday.
Lastly, since no rain or snow is in the forecast, the wildfire dangers will be present. Please continue to be cognizant about all wildfire concerns!
Have a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving everyone!
Chief Meteorologist John Harris