Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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FXUS64 KSHV 231823
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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
123 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.AVIATION...
For the ArkLaTex, VFR with light Southerly flow with gusts ramping
up at KDFW attm. Our climb winds are deep Southerly flow 10-30KTS
with L/V mid levels and NW flow 15-50KT FL240-FL350. MVFR/IFR
daybreak cigs improve by lunchtime. Strong upper storm on
approach will scatter showers early FRI and evolve into a squall
line by sunset amongst our terminals. Damaging wind gusts from bow
echoes, isold tornadoes with hail will be ending during the
evening hours. Outlook for the weekend is much better. /24/

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /issued 1030 AM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017/

DISCUSSION...
Weak warm front mainly along Interstate 20 to continue shifting
north today. Dry air aloft to mix down with diurnal heating
allowing for skies to clear areawide. Winds speeds due to an
enhanced pressure gradient to increase to around 20 mph across
east Texas and southeast Oklahoma. Lake wind advisory is in
effect from noon to 7 PM. Current forecast is on track this
morning. Resent forecast to eliminate morning fog wording.
/05/

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
SHV  85  64  77  60 /   0  10  60  80
MLU  85  64  79  63 /   0  10  20  80
DEQ  80  58  73  51 /  10  10  80  60
TXK  82  62  75  55 /  10  10  70  70
ELD  83  61  76  59 /   0  10  40  90
TYR  85  63  76  55 /  10  10  90  40
GGG  85  63  76  56 /  10  10  80  60
LFK  87  64  79  60 /  10  10  60  70

&&

.SHV WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
AR...None.
LA...None.
OK...Lake Wind Advisory until 7 PM CDT this evening for OKZ077.

TX...Lake Wind Advisory until 7 PM CDT this evening for TXZ096-097-
     108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167.

&&

$$

24/05



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