Area Forecast Discussion
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Area Forecast Discussion...UPDATED
National Weather Service Norman OK
1125 AM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.UPDATE...
Morning modifications will be to reduce or remove afternoon POPs
across much of central Oklahoma, and lower them over all but the
Red River Valley of far southern Oklahoma and across western north
Texas.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /issued 539 AM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017/

DISCUSSION...

AVIATION...
Light southeast wind and VFR conditions are expected apart from
scattered afternoon thunderstorms in southern Oklahoma.

PREV DISCUSSION... /issued 312 AM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017/

DISCUSSION...
Temperatures will be a few degrees lower today behind the outflow
boundary that passed through Sunday evening, however, moisture
remains plentiful and heating into the middle and upper 90s will
still give a chance for thunderstorms over southern Oklahoma this
afternoon. The upper ridge will once again build over the south
central U.S. and the heat will again increase Tuesday and
Wednesday. A heat advisory may be needed by Tuesday and Wednesday
afternoons. By Thursday models now indicate that the upper ridge
moves west and allows weak northerly mid- level flow over
Oklahoma. A front is expected on Thursday with a good chance for
rain and thunderstorms. The front is expected to dissipate over
the Red River region and across the eastern Texas panhandle. This
will allow very moist upslope in the hot airmass over northern
Texas and western Oklahoma areas to exist toward the end of the
week. These conditions will be sufficient for a chance for rain
and thunder each day through next weekend, mainly in southern and
western Oklahoma.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
Oklahoma City OK  96  74  97  76 /  10  10  10  10
Hobart OK         94  74  99  77 /  20  20  10  10
Wichita Falls TX  95  75 100  78 /  30  20  10  10
Gage OK           96  71  98  76 /  10  10  10  10
Ponca City OK     97  72  98  76 /  10  10   0  10
Durant OK         91  74  97  75 /  30  20  10  10

&&

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

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11/10



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