Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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FXUS64 KSHV 081730
AFDSHV

Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1130 AM CST Thu Dec 8 2016

.AVIATION...
For the 08/18z TAFs, northerly winds of 10 to 15 kts with gusts
near 20 kts are bringing cold and dry air into the region. VFR
conditions should prevail areawide through the period. Some patchy
drizzle is also possible across portions of East Texas south of
Interstate 20, but overall chances are low. Cloud will continue to
gradually lift and scatter through the period, and skies will
clear from north to south during the overnight/early morning
hours. Winds speeds should also diminish below 10 kts after
sunset.

/09/

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /issued 957 AM CST Thu Dec 8 2016/

DISCUSSION...
Cold air advection continues across the region with temperatures
currently in the upper 30s across east Texas and north Louisiana
and in the low to mid 30s across the interstate 30 corridor.
Drier air continues to advect south with the colder airmass with
dewpoints in southeast Oklahoma in the teens. North winds around
10 knots expected across the region today with slightly higher
values across east Texas. Patchy drizzle south of Interstate 20 to
diminish by noon as drier air deepens. Forecast looks on track at
this time. /05/

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
SHV  43  25  43  27 /  20   0   0   0
MLU  45  24  42  25 /  30   0   0   0
DEQ  39  18  41  23 /   0   0   0   0
TXK  41  20  40  25 /  10   0   0   0
ELD  42  20  41  22 /  20   0   0   0
TYR  41  23  44  29 /  20   0   0   0
GGG  42  23  44  27 /  20   0   0   0
LFK  47  25  48  28 /  30   0   0   0

&&

.SHV WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
AR...None.
LA...None.
OK...None.
TX...None.
&&

$$

05/09


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