Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
914 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

.DISCUSSION...
THE COLD FRONT IS NEARLY OUT OF OUR FORECAST AREA...EXTENDING NOW
ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA. STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS CONTINUE ALONG
THE FRONT IN THAT AREA...AND SHOULD BE OUT OF ATOKA AND BRYAN
COUNTIES BY 10 PM. THE TORNADO WATCH WILL EXPIRE AT THAT TIME.

BEHIND THE FRONT...MUCH COOLER AND VERY WINDY CONDITIONS ARE THE
RULE. THE WINDS WILL DIMINISH ONLY SLIGHTLY OVERNIGHT...AND WILL
REMAIN FAIRLY STRONG TOMORROW.

CLOUDS ARE ALREADY FILLING IN BEHIND THE FRONT...AND SOME SNOW IS
OCCURRING IN THE HIGH PLAINS OF COLORADO AND SURROUNDING STATES TO
THE EAST AND SOUTH. SOME OF THIS SNOW WILL SPREAD INTO FAR
NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA TOWARD MORNING. LIGHT RAIN OR LIGHT RAIN AND
SNOW WILL OCCUR FARTHER TO THE SOUTH AND EAST. AT THIS
TIME...LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

THE FORECAST HAS ALREADY BEEN UPDATED SEVERAL TIMES TO CLEAR
COUNTIES FROM THE TORNADO WATCH...AND TO ADJUST
TEMPERATURES...PRECIPITATION CHANCES...ETC. TO FOLLOW THE CURRENT
TRENDS. AT LEAST ONE OR TWO ADDITIONAL UPDATES WILL BE NEEDED
UNTIL THE FRONT CLEARS OUR FORECAST AREA.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 118 PM CDT SUN APR 13 2014/

DISCUSSION...
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ON THE FRONT/DRYLINE THIS AFTERNOON AS
BOUNDARIES ARE MOVING QUICKLY. SEE THE HAZARDOUS WEATHER PRODUCT
FOR DETAILS. VERY GUSTY WINDS WILL PRECEDE AND FOLLOW THE FRONT. A
WIND ADVISORY COVERS BOTH SIDES OF THE FRONT UNTIL MID-DAY MONDAY.
THE AIRMASS IS QUITE COLD FOR MID-APRIL AND TEMPERATURES WILL
FALL QUICKLY WHEN THE FRONT PASSES. UNTIL THEN RED FLAG CONDITIONS
ARE BEING MET IN SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA AHEAD OF THE FRONT. A FREEZE
WARNING IS EFFECTIVE EARLY MONDAY IN NORTHWEST OK AND A HARD
FREEZE AND FREEZE WARNINGS FOR DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE AREA EARLY
TUESDAY. AFTER A VERY COOL MONDAY, MILD WEATHER WILL RETURN FOR
MOST OF THE WEEK. THERE IS A CHANCE FOR RAIN THURSDAY BECAUSE OF A
FAST-MOVING UPPER WAVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN PLAINS AND THEN AGAIN
IN THE WEEKEND WHEN A SLOWER UPPER LOW APPROACHES FROM THE
SOUTHWEST.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
OKLAHOMA CITY OK  38  47  26  61 /  20  30   0   0
HOBART OK         36  49  23  63 /  10  20   0   0
WICHITA FALLS TX  41  52  26  63 /  10  10   0   0
GAGE OK           32  46  23  66 /  50  30   0   0
PONCA CITY OK     35  46  25  61 /  30  40   0   0
DURANT OK         45  50  30  60 / 100  10  10   0

&&

.OUN WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
OK...HARD FREEZE WARNING FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM CDT TUESDAY FOR OKZ004>025-
     027-033>038-044.

     WIND ADVISORY UNTIL NOON CDT MONDAY FOR OKZ004>031-033>041-
     044>046-050.

     FREEZE WARNING FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM CDT MONDAY FOR OKZ004-005-009-
     010-014.

     FREEZE WARNING FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM CDT TUESDAY FOR OKZ026-028>032-
     039>043-045>048-050>052.

TX...HARD FREEZE WARNING FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM CDT TUESDAY FOR TXZ083>089.

     WIND ADVISORY UNTIL NOON CDT MONDAY FOR TXZ083>090.

     FREEZE WARNING FROM 1 AM TO 9 AM CDT TUESDAY FOR TXZ090.

&&

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