Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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FXUS64 KOUN 241746
AFDOUN

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1246 PM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

.AVIATION...
ALTHOUGH SOME CU WILL BE DEVELOPING DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS...
ALL TERMAINALS SHOULD REMAIN UNDER VFR CONDITIONS. SOUTHERLY SFC
WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE PERIOD.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 611 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014/

DISCUSSION...
THE 12Z AVIATION DISCUSSION FOLLOWS....

AVIATION...
PATCHES OF BR AND LOW CEILINGS WILL DISSIPATE BY MID-MORNING OVER
MOST OF OK AND N TX. IFR CONDITIONS IN SE OK AT SUNRISE WILL
SLOWLY IMPROVE THROUGH MVFR THROUGH THE MID-MORNING PERIOD. BY
AFTERNOON...ALL OF OK/N TX SHOULD BE WIDE-OPEN VFR. WINDS WILL
GRADUALLY TURN AROUND FROM E TO S...AND SPEEDS WILL REMAIN
GENERALLY LIGHT. SOMEWHAT STRONGER WINDS TOMORROW NIGHT WILL
REDUCE THE CHANCES OF BR/FG THEN.

PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 340 AM CDT THU JUL 24 2014/

DISCUSSION...
HOT WEATHER WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND...BUT THE OPPRESSIVE
HUMIDITY WILL ABATE SOMEWHAT OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.
NEVERTHELESS...HEAT INDICES WILL AGAIN RISE TO AROUND 100 TO 105
DEGREES AT MANY LOCATIONS WITHIN OUR FORECAST AREA...ESPECIALLY
THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN PARTS. THE HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL TOMORROW EVENING.

A COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO ARRIVE LATE IN THE WEEKEND...BRINGING
SOME MODEST RELIEF FROM THE HEAT. AS THE FRONT CONTINUES SOUTHWEST
INTO TEXAS...SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL RESUME OVER THE FRONT AROUND THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. THIS WILL PROBABLY SET UP A SITUATION SIMILAR
TO WHAT PRODUCED RECORD COOL MAXIMUM TEMPERATURES LAST WEEK.
MODELS ARE FAIRLY CONSISTENT IN PORTRAYING A WET...CLOUDY DAY NEXT
WEDNESDAY...WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES AROUND 15 DEGREES F BELOW
AVERAGE.

A FEW SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE WEEKEND
FRONT AS IT MOVES SOUTHWEST ACROSS THE REGION...BUT WARM
TEMPERATURES ALOFT WILL LIMIT COVERAGE AND INTENSITY.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
OKLAHOMA CITY OK  95  74  99  75 /   0   0   0   0
HOBART OK         98  74 101  74 /   0   0   0   0
WICHITA FALLS TX  97  75 100  75 /   0   0   0   0
GAGE OK           98  73 102  73 /   0   0   0   0
PONCA CITY OK     93  77  99  77 /   0   0   0   0
DURANT OK         97  75 102  76 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.OUN WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
OK...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT FRIDAY FOR OKZ014>019-021>048-
     050>052.

TX...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT FRIDAY FOR TXZ083>090.

&&

$$

26/04/67



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