Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FXUS64 KTSA 171756
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1156 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014

.AVIATION...
CONCERNING TAF SITES KTUL/KRVS/KBVO/KMLC/KXNA/KFYV/KFSM/KROG.
WIDESPREAD RAIN WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON WITH A FEW EMBEDDED
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SE OK/WEST CENTRAL AR. POCKETS OF SLEET WILL
BE POSSIBLY THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...PRIMARILY ACROSS NORTHWEST
ARKANSAS AND BVO. CEILING HEIGHTS WILL CONTINUE TO LOWER OVERNIGHT
WITH FOG DEVELOPING INTO THURSDAY MORNING WITH IFR/LIFR CONDITIONS
FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE TAF PERIOD.


&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 1036 AM CST WED DEC 17 2014/

DISCUSSION...
AREAS OF RAIN WITH A FEW EMBEDDED POCKETS OF SLEET CONTINUE THIS
MORNING. LATEST RADAR TRENDS INDICATE HEAVIER BAND OF SLEET MOVING
ACROSS EAST CENTRAL OKLAHOMA. THIS ACTIVITY WILL LIKELY SPREAD
INTO NORTHWEST ARKANSAS BY LATE MORNING.  TEMPERATURES HAVE WARMED
ABOVE FREEZING IN MOST AREAS EXCEPT FAR NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA WHERE
WINTRY MIX COULD LINGER THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...
WIDESPREAD AREAS OF RAIN WITH A FEW EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED
THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING AS UPPER DISTURBANCE MOVES ACROSS.
ANY SNOW POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT APPEARS TO REMAIN JUST NORTH OF
OK...AR STATE LINES...HOWEVER THIS WILL CONTINUE TO BE MONITORED.

&&

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

$$

AVIATION...12




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