Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
339 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

.AVIATION...
CONCERNING TAF SITES KTUL/KRVS/KBVO/KMLC/KXNA/KFYV/KFSM/KROG.
CLEARING SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS WILL PREVAIL TODAY W/ ALL SITES
HAVING VFR FORECASTS.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 333 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015/

DISCUSSION...
LINGERING FLURRIES WILL BE ENDING SOON ACROSS FAR SE OK...AND
WINTER WEATHER HEADLINES WILL BE ALLOWED TO EXPIRE AT 4 AM. COLD
DAY IN STORE DESPITE MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES...AS RIDGING CONDITIONS
AND EXISTING SNOW/ICE COVER WILL KEEP HIGHS GENERALLY IN THE 30S.
VERY CHILLY TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST BY FRIDAY MORNING...WITH
LOWS DIPPING INTO THE TEENS.

A MUCH ANTICIPATED WARMUP BEGINS FRIDAY WITH HIGHS BACK INTO THE
40S. WARMER STILL OVER THE WEEKEND AS MID-LEVEL HEIGHTS RISE IN THE
WAKE OF THE EXITING LONGWAVE TROF. EXTENDED MODELS SHOW A WEAK WAVE
APPROACHING THE REGION LATE IN THE WEEKEND...BUT MOISTURE WILL BE
LACKING SO HAVE KEPT THE FORECAST DRY FOR NOW.

THE MILD AND DRY WEATHER WILL EXTEND WELL INTO THE NEXT WEEK...WITH
AFTERNOON HIGHS WARMING INTO THE 60S. ENJOY.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
TUL   37  19  49  29 /   0   0   0   0
FSM   35  20  45  27 /  10   0   0   0
MLC   36  19  46  27 /   0   0   0   0
BVO   35  16  49  25 /   0   0   0   0
FYV   30  13  42  27 /   0   0   0   0
BYV   29  12  42  29 /   0   0   0   0
MKO   35  19  46  27 /   0   0   0   0
MIO   31  17  46  28 /   0   0   0   0
F10   35  20  47  29 /   0   0   0   0
HHW   38  21  44  24 /  10   0   0   0

&&

.TSA WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
OK...WINTER STORM WARNING UNTIL 4 AM THURSDAY FOR OKZ049-OKZ053-
     OKZ075-OKZ076.

AR...WINTER STORM WARNING UNTIL 4 AM THURSDAY FOR ARZ001-ARZ002-
     ARZ010-ARZ011-ARZ019-ARZ020-ARZ029.

&&

$$

AVIATION...07




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