Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
928 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016

.UPDATE...
WIND SPEEDS HAVE BEEN INCREASING OVER PARTS OF THE FA OVER THE
LAST FEW HOURS. THE BREEZY N TO NW WINDS WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT
WITH STRONGER WINDS EXPECTED MONDAY. WITH THE BREEZY WINDS AND
SOME MID/HIGH CLOUDS HAVE INCREASE LOW TEMPS A LITTLE BIT THINKING
THESE THINGS WILL SLOW DOWN THE DECREASING TEMPS. ALSO ADJUSTED
SKY GRIDS TO ACCOUNT FOR THE CLOUDS AND HOURLY GRIDS TO SHOW
CURRENT TRENDS. ALL UPDATES OUT SOON.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 539 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016/

DISCUSSION...
08/00Z TAF DISCUSSION BELOW.

AVIATION...
VFR CONDITIONS EXPECTED WITH STRONG NORTH AND NORTHWEST WINDS
THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD. WINDS AFTER 15Z WILL LIKELY GUST 35
TO 40 KTS MOST TERMINALS.

PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 218 PM CST SUN FEB 7 2016/

DISCUSSION...
THE GUSTY NORTH WINDS BEHIND THE MILD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT
AND INCREASE TOMORROW AS MODELS CONTINUE TO SHOW STRONG LOWER-
LEVEL WINDS LIKELY SUFFICIENT FOR A WIND ADVISORY SOMETIME FROM
MID-DAY TOMORROW THROUGH THE DAYTIME. THE DRY AIR WILL ALSO
ELEVATE WILDFIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL. THIS WEEK REMAINS DRY WITH
NORTHWEST MID-LEVEL FLOW DRIVING SEVERAL DRY AND MILD FRONTS
ACROSS OKLAHOMA. THIS PATTERN DRIFTS EAST DURING THE WEEK AND
LEAVES US UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF WARMER WEATHER AND AN UPPER RIDGE
WHICH IS EXPECTED TO BUILD TO THE WEST THE SECOND HALF OF THE
WEEK.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
OKLAHOMA CITY OK  31  49  28  57 /   0   0   0   0
HOBART OK         32  53  27  62 /   0   0   0   0
WICHITA FALLS TX  34  56  28  64 /   0   0   0   0
GAGE OK           28  50  25  61 /   0   0   0   0
PONCA CITY OK     31  46  26  52 /   0   0   0   0
DURANT OK         35  51  31  56 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.OUN WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
OK...NONE.
TX...FIRE WEATHER WATCH MONDAY AFTERNOON FOR TXZ083>090.

&&

$$

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