Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FXUS64 KTSA 231735
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1235 PM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

.AVIATION...
CONCERNING TAF SITES KTUL/KRVS/KBVO/KMLC/KXNA/KFYV/KFSM.
IFR AND MVFR CONDITIONS EXPECTED ACROSS TAF SITES THIS FORECAST
PERIOD. SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE
EASTERN SITES THIS AFTERNOON...BEFORE SHIFTING OFF TO THE EAST.
MID LEVEL CLOUDS WILL PERSIST INTO THE EVENING...BUT SHOULD BECOME
MORE SCATTERED IN NATURE THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL ALSO REMAIN
LIGHT...WHICH WILL ALLOW FOR FOG TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE FORECAST
AREA. THE LOWEST VISIBILITIES ARE EXPECTED AT BVO/FYV/XNA...BUT
LATER FORECASTS WILL NEED TO ADJUST POSSIBLE LOWER VISIBILITIES AT
OTHER SITES AS WELL.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 1014 AM CDT THU OCT 23 2014/

DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS CONTINUE TO MOVE ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA
THIS MORNING AS A MID-LEVEL TROF MOVES INTO CENTRAL OKLAHOMA.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL PERSIST THIS MORNING AND INTO EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS
AS THE MID-LEVEL TROF MOVES ACROSS THE AREA.

UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES WILL BE THE WEATHER STORY ACROSS
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS FRIDAY AND OVER THE WEEKEND
AS A MID-LEVEL RIDGE BUILDS OVER THE AREA. AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES
WILL BE 10 TO 15 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR.

THE NEXT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MONDAY NIGHT
INTO TUESDAY AS THE MID-LEVEL RIDGE SHIFTS TO THE EAST AND A
SHORTWAVE MOVES ACROSS THE PLAINS. THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN THE VICINITY OF THE ASSOCIATED
COLD FRONT AS IT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. TEMPERATURES WILL BE
KNOCKED DOWN TO NEAR SEASONAL LEVELS BEHIND THIS FRONTAL BOUNDARY
NEXT WEDNESDAY.

&&

.TSA WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
OK...NONE.
AR...NONE.
&&

$$

SHORT TERM...16





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