Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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FXUS64 KOUN 220508
AFDOUN

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1208 AM CDT WED OCT 22 2014

.AVIATION...
PATCHY FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE AGAIN OVERNIGHT AND HAVE INCLUDED A
PREVAILING GROUP WITH MVFR VISIBILITY IN FOG AT KPNC WHERE THE
PROBABILITY IS THE HIGHEST... ALTHOUGH FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE AT
OTHER SITES AS WELL. CLOUDS WILL INCREASE FROM THE SOUTHWEST
THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD WITH THE CHANCE OF
SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS MOVING INTO THE AREA WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 347 PM CDT TUE OCT 21 2014/

DISCUSSION...
A FEW FAIR CU HAVE DEVELOPED THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS OK. THESE
WILL DIMINISH AFTER SUNSET RESULTING IN CLEAR SKIES. EXPECT SOME
PATCHY FOG AGAIN LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY TOMORROW MORNING ALONG THE
EASTERN ZONES WHERE THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL BE LOOSE AND
LOW LEVEL MOISTURE HIGH.

STILL EXPECT WINDS TO INCREASE ACROSS THE WEST TOMORROW AS A LEE
SFC LOW DEEPENS IN RESPONSE TO A MID TO UPPER LEVEL TROUGH
TRAVERSING THE ROCKIES AND NORTHERN PLAINS. ASSOCIATED LIFT WITH
THE TROUGH LATE WED THROUGH EARLY THUR WILL RESULT IN SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDER MAINLY ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTHERN
OK. SW/W OK AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS MAY ALSO BE FAVORED NEAR THE
LER OF AN UPPER JET EARLY WED EVENING.

TEMPS WILL REMAIN REASONABLE (AROUND 5-7 DEGREES ABOVE AVG)
THROUGH THURSDAY THANKS TO CLOUD COVER...RAIN CHANCES AND LOWER
THICKNESSES. HOWEVER...BY THIS WEEKEND EXPECT A QUICK WARMUP AS AN
UPPER RIDGE SETTLES DIRECTLY OVERHEAD WITH TEMPS APPROACHING
RECORD HIGHS. IT WILL FINALLY COOL OFF EARLY NEXT WEEK AS A
DEEPER TROUGH MOVES ACROSS THE PLAINS MONDAY AND A FAIRLY STOUT
COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. SOME RAIN MAY ALSO
ACCOMPANY THIS FRONT AND TROUGH. FOR NOW...WILL KEEP POPS IN THE
LOW CHC CATEGORY.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
OKLAHOMA CITY OK  58  79  57  85 /  40  10   0   0
HOBART OK         57  80  57  85 /  50   0   0   0
WICHITA FALLS TX  59  81  58  86 /  40  10   0   0
GAGE OK           53  78  55  86 /  30   0   0   0
PONCA CITY OK     59  77  56  84 /  50  20   0   0
DURANT OK         56  75  57  82 /  20  20   0   0

&&

.OUN WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
OK...NONE.
TX...NONE.
&&

$$



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