Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FXUS64 KTSA 250522
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1122 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...

THE 06Z TAF DISCUSSION IS INCLUDED BELOW.

&&

.AVIATION...
CONCERNING TAF SITES KTUL/KRVS/KBVO/KMLC/KXNA/KFYV/KFSM/KROG.
VFR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL OVER THE NEXT 24 HOURS. A STRONG UPPER
LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL PASS BY TO THE SOUTH OF THE TAF SITES
OVERNIGHT AND INTO WEDNESDAY...KEEPING THE SNOW AND LOW CIGS/VSBYS
SOUTH OF THE TAF SITES AS WELL. TOWARD THE END OF THE PERIOD...A
COLD FRONT WILL PUSH INTO THE NE OK SITES WITH LOWERING
CIGS BEHIND THE BOUNDARY...THOUGH STILL VFR THRU 06Z TOMORROW NIGHT.

LACY

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 852 PM CST TUE FEB 24 2015/

..UPDATE...

DISCUSSION...
STRONG UPPER LEVEL LOW READILY NOTED ON WV
IMAGERY CONTINUES TO DIG ESE ACROSS SRN NM...AND
WILL LIFT THROUGH CNTRL/NRN TX TONIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY MORNING. PRECIPITATION IS BEGINNING TO
BREAK OUT ACROSS W TX...AND PRECIP SHIELD WILL
BECOME BETTER ORGANIZED OVERNIGHT ALONG AND JUST
N OF THE PATH OF THE UPPER LOW.

LAST SEVERAL HOURS OF HRRR/RUC13 CONSISTENT IN
BRINGING SNOW INTO FAR SE OK GENERALLY AFTER
2-3 AM...PRIMARILY IMPACTING PUSHMATAHA...CHOCTAW
AND POSSIBLY SOUTHERN LE FLORE COUNTIES. I`M NOT
READY TO COMPLETELY BITE ON THE MUCH HIGHER QPF
OF THE 00Z NAM...BUT HAVE UPPED SNOW TOTALS SOME
AND ADDED PUSHMATAHA COUNTY TO THE EXISTING
ADVISORY.

A GENERAL 1-3 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED...WITH THE
HIGHER AMOUNTS FARTHER S AS YOU APPROACH THE RED
RIVER. SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS CERTAINLY ARE NOT
OUT OF THE QUESTION.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
TUL   22  46  24  31 /   0   0  10  10
FSM   25  39  27  35 /  10  20  10  10
MLC   23  45  24  33 /  10  20  10  10
BVO   18  46  21  29 /   0   0  20  10
FYV   20  40  18  31 /   0  10  20  20
BYV   21  42  23  29 /   0   0  20  20
MKO   22  42  22  32 /  10  10  10  10
MIO   20  45  21  26 /   0   0  20  10
F10   22  43  23  31 /  10  10  10  10
HHW   27  35  27  37 /  60  80   0  10

&&

.TSA WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
OK...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY UNTIL 3 PM WEDNESDAY FOR OKZ049-OKZ053.

AR...NONE.
&&

$$

AVIATION...30





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