Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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FXUS64 KOUN 040811
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
311 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...
PATCHY FOG HAS DEVELOPED AT A FEW LOCATIONS AGAIN EARLY THIS
MORNING. THE PATCHY FOG WILL CONTINUE TO BE POSSIBLE ACROSS
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA... AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS UNTIL A FEW HOURS AFTER SUNRISE.

UPPER LOW DROPPING INTO THE MIDWEST WILL DRAG A WEAK FRONTAL
BOUNDARY ACROSS THE AREA TODAY LEADING TO NORTHERLY WINDS. SFC HIGH
WILL THEN SETTLE INTO THE AREA TONIGHT WITH LIGHT WINDS ACROSS THE
AREA. MEANWHILE... UPPER RIDGE WILL SLOWLY SHIFT EAST INTO THE
CENTRAL U.S. INFLUENCING THE FA FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. DRY WEATHER
WILL PERSIST WHILE THE REGION IS INFLUENCED BY THE UPPER RIDGE.
TEMPERATURES WILL ALSO GRADUALLY WARM OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS
WITH SOUTHERLY SFC WINDS RETURNING THURSDAY.

MODELS SHOW A CLOSED LOW ALSO SLOWLY MOVING EAST ACROSS THE
SOUTHWEST U.S. OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. THIS LOW AND DISTURBANCES
ROTATING AROUND IT WILL BEGIN TO AFFECT THE FA OVER THE WEEKEND AND
CONTINUE INTO AT LEAST EARLY NEXT WEEK. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE IN AT LEAST PARTS OF THE CWA DURING THIS TIME.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
OKLAHOMA CITY OK  78  49  78  54 /   0   0   0   0
HOBART OK         82  49  81  55 /   0   0   0   0
WICHITA FALLS TX  82  51  81  55 /   0   0   0   0
GAGE OK           79  47  83  55 /   0   0   0   0
PONCA CITY OK     77  45  78  52 /   0   0   0   0
DURANT OK         79  50  77  54 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.OUN WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
OK...NONE.
TX...NONE.
&&

$$

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