Regional Weather Summary
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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
900 AM CDT FRI JUL 3 2015

THIS MORNING... SKIES WERE PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SOME LIGHT PATCHY FOG
ACROSS NORTHCENTRAL AND NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA... WHILE LOW TO MID LEVEL
CLOUDINESS KEPT THE SKIES OVERCAST ACROSS CENTRAL AND ALL OF
SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.  A MID LEVEL DISTURBANCE
RESULTED IN WIDESPREAD HEAVY SHOWERS AND STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS
CENTRAL... SOUTHCENTRAL... AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA. THE HEAVIEST
RAINFALL SINCE MIDNIGHT WAS ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHCENTRAL
OKLAHOMA... WITH 5.6 INCHES OF RAIN MEASURED IN SULPHUR... ALONG
WITH REPORTS OF FLASH FLOOD IN TOWN AS WELL AS IN DAVIS.  HOWEVER...
STORM TOTAL RAINFALL RANGED FROM 3 TO 4 INCHES IN THE OKLAHOMA CITY
METRO... TO 1 TO 3 INCHES ACROSS A PORTION OF NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA
NEAR FAIRVIEW... TO MUCH LIGHTER AMOUNTS ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF
WESTERN OKLAHOMA.  A COLD FRONT HAD DUG ACROSS WESTERN AND NORTHERN
OKLAHOMA... WITH SLIGHTLY COOLER THAN SEASONABLY TEMPERATURES IN THE
MID TO UPPER 60S BEHIND AND NEAR THE FRONT... ALONG WITH LIGHT
VARIABLE WINDS.  HOWEVER... WELL AHEAD OF THE COLD FRONT...
TEMPERATURES HAD ONLY FALLEN INTO THE LOWER TO MID 70S... TO THE
UPPER 70S ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE RED RIVER... ALONG WITH SOUTH WINDS
AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

BY 9 AM... SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUED ACROSS SOUTHCENTRAL
THROUGH SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA... WITH THE HEAVIEST RAIN NEAR DURANT AND
TURNER FALLS.  THE SKIES RANGED FROM OVERCAST TO PARTLY SUNNY ACROSS
WESTERN NORTH TEXAS THROUGH SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA... TO MOSTLY SUNNY
ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF OUR REGION.  OUR TEMPERATURES HAD SO FAR
WARMED INTO THE MID TO UPPER 70S.  A COLD FRONT WAS STRETCHED NEARLY
ALONG THE I-44 CORRIDOR... WITH NORTHERLY WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH
BEHIND THE FRONT... AND SOUTHERLY WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH BEHIND THE
FRONT.

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