Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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FXUS64 KOUN 050151 AAA
AFDOUN

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
851 PM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015

.UPDATE...
SOME HIGH CLOUDS MOVING ACROSS THE REGION AND WARM CONDITIONS ARE
ON TAP AGAIN TONIGHT. OVERALL FORECAST LOOKS GOOD WITH NO MAJOR
CHANGES.


&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 619 PM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015/

DISCUSSION...
PLEASE SEE THE 00Z AVIATION DISCUSSION BELOW.

AVIATION...
SKIES WILL CONTINUE TO CLEAR THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS. A FEW
CIRRUS CLOUDS MAY RETURN LATE TONIGHT. WINDS WILL REMAIN SOUTHERLY
AROUND 10 KT TONIGHT...AND THEN INCREASE SLIGHTLY DURING THE LATE
MORNING TOMORROW. VFR WILL APPLY.

PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 304 PM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015/

DISCUSSION...
WITH THE EXCEPTION OF A FEW SHOWERS ACROSS FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA
AND THE PANHANDLE...DRY AND HOT CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH
THE LATE AFTERNOON.

AN UPPER RIDGE...CENTERED OVER TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA...WILL PROMOTE
HOT AND DRY WEATHER SATURDAY INTO MUCH OF SUNDAY. AN ISOLATED
SHOWER OR TWO MAY DEVELOP AGAIN IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...BUT CHANCES WILL BE BELOW 20 PERCENT.

RAIN CHANCES WILL IMPROVE NEXT WEEK...AS SEVERAL SHORTWAVE
TROUGHS MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN ROCKIES/PLAINS. BY MONDAY...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO KANSAS AND PERHAPS FAR NORTHERN
OKLAHOMA BEFORE STALLING. THIS SHOULD LIMIT RAIN AND STORM CHANCES
TO THE NORTHERN HALF OF THE FORECAST AREA.

BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK...THE UPPER RIDGE IS EXPECTED SHIFT
WEST AS ANOTHER FRONT PUSHES INTO THE SOUTHERN PLAINS. BY LATE IN
THE WEEK...THE FRONT MAY PUSH FAR ENOUGH SOUTH THAT MAINLY DRY AND
WARM CONDITIONS WILL USHER IN THE WEEKEND.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
OKLAHOMA CITY OK  70  92  72  96 /   0  10   0  10
HOBART OK         71  98  72 100 /   0  10   0   0
WICHITA FALLS TX  72  96  72 100 /   0   0   0  10
GAGE OK           73  98  73  98 /   0   0   0  10
PONCA CITY OK     73  94  75  96 /   0   0   0  10
DURANT OK         73  94  73  98 /   0  10  10  10

&&

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

$$

25/03



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