Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KSHV 091824
AFDSHV

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1224 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

.AVIATION...
FOR THE 09/18Z TERMINAL FORECAST EXPECTING VFR FLIGHT CATEGORIES
THROUGH THE PERIOD ENDING 10/18Z. IN THE NORTHWEST FLOW PATTERN
ABOVE THE SURFACE MOISTURE MAY PROVIDE A FEW TO SCATTERED CLOUDS
AROUND 8-10 KFT FOR KTXK AND KELD. PREVAILING SURFACE WINDS WILL
REMAIN STRONG AND GUSTY FROM THE NORTHWEST 15-20 KNOTS WITH HIGHER
GUSTS TO NEAR 25-30 KNOTS UNTIL AROUND 10/00Z WHEN SPEEDS TAPER
OFF AND BECOME NEAR CALM TO LIGHT AND VARIABLE AROUND 4 KNOTS OR
LESS. THE CENTER OF SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE SOUTH ACROSS
WEST TEXAS TODAY AND THEN SHIFT EAST INTO THE FOUR STATE REGION
LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY WEDNESDAY. WINDS WILL RETURN TO THE SOUTH
DURING THE DAY WEDNESDAY WITH SPEEDS BY MID TO LATE MORNING
INCREASING TO 7-10 KNOTS. /06/

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 1041 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016/

DISCUSSION...
GUSTY WINDS AND MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES WILL CHARACTERIZE THE DAY
ACROSS THE REGION. HAVE RAISED MAX TEMPS BY A DEGREE OR SO
AREAWIDE AND LOWERED DEWPOINTS BY SEVERAL DEGREES OVER THE WRN
PORTIONS OF THE REGION BASED ON OBSERVATIONAL TRENDS. HAVE ALSO
ADDED SOME CLOUDS IN OVER OUR NRN SECTIONS AS A BAND OF MID LEVEL
MOISTURE IS APPROACHING THESE AREAS AS NOTED ON THE VIS IMAGERY.
OTHERWISE...NO OTHER CHANGES ARE ANTICIPATED ATTM. /12/

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
SHV  56  33  62  44 /   0   0   0   0
MLU  55  31  54  38 /   0   0   0   0
DEQ  53  27  57  33 /   0   0   0   0
TXK  53  30  57  41 /   0   0   0   0
ELD  53  30  55  39 /   0   0   0   0
TYR  57  34  65  46 /   0   0   0   0
GGG  56  32  63  43 /   0   0   0   0
LFK  59  34  64  44 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.SHV WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
AR...LAKE WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON FOR ARZ050-051-
     059>061-070>073.

LA...LAKE WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON FOR LAZ001>006-
     010>014-017>022.

OK...LAKE WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON FOR OKZ077.

TX...LAKE WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON FOR TXZ096-097-
     108>112-124>126-136>138-150-151-153.

&&

$$

06/12



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