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OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-261600-
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
800 PM CST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS AFTERNOON... A DEEP TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE DIGGING ACROSS THE
U.S. MIDWEST RESULTED IN SOME LOW CLOUDINESS ACROSS SOME PORTION OF
OUR REGION... KEEPING SKIES PARTY SUNNY ACROSS NORTHCENTRAL
OKLAHOMA... TO MOSTLY SUNNY ACROSS EASTCENTRAL OKLAHOMA.  HOWEVER...
THE SKIES STAYED SUNNY ACROSS THE REMAINING CENTRAL AND WESTERN ONE
THIRD OF OKLAHOMA THROUGH WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.  THE TROUGH HAD
BROUGHT IN A COLD FRONT ACROSS OUR REGION EARLIER IN THE MORNING...
RESULTING IN STRONG GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS DURING THE AFTERNOON
HOURS.  WINDSPEEDS WERE SUSTAINED AT 20 TO 30 MPH... GUSTING UP TO
AT LEAST 40 MPH.  A WIND ADVISORY WAS IN EFFECT ALONG AND NORTH OF
THE I-40 CORRIDOR... WITH WIND GUSTS THERE FROM 40 TO 50 MPH.  THE
COOLEST AIR LAGGED WELL TO OUR NORTH... ALTHOUGH TEMPERATURES HERE
DID MANAGE TO WARM INTO THE UPPER 50S NORTH OF I-40... WHICH ABOUT 5
TO 10 DEGREES COOLER THAN YESTERDAY... TO LOWER 60S TO THE SOUTH OF
I-40.  OVERALL... OUR TEMPERATURES STILL REMAINED ABOUT 10 DEGREES
WARMER THAN NORMAL FOR LATE JANUARY DAYS.  OKLAHOMA CITY AND CLINTON
HAD A HIGH OF 59 DEGREES... TO 63 DEGREES AT LAWTON AND WICHITA
FALLS.

BY 8 PM... THE SKIES WERE MOSTLY CLEAR... WITH ONLY A FEW THIN HIGH
CLOUDS ACROSS CENTRAL OKLAHOMA.  THE TEMPERATURES HAD SO FAR FALLEN
INTO THE UPPER 30S ACROSS FAR NORTHERN OKLAHOMA... TO THE MID TO
UPPER 40S ACROSS THE REST OF OUR REGION.  THE PRESSURE GRADIENT HAD
WEAKEN CONSIDERABLY... RESULTING IN WEAKER NORTH WINDS AT 5 TO 10
MPH.

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