Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KTSA 240818
AFDTSA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
318 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT/PATCHY FOG CONTINUES ACROSS FAR NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST
ARKANSAS THIS MORNING. VISIBILITIES WILL QUICKLY IMPROVE SHORTLY AFTER
SUNRISE WITH NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS. MAIN WEATHER STORY WILL BE THE
UNSEASONABLY WARM CONDITIONS EXPECTED INTO THE WEEKEND AS LARGE
UPPER HIGH OVER THE DESERT SOUTHWEST SHIFTS EAST INTO THE SOUTHERN
PLAINS. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL LIKELY BE RUNNING A GOOD 15 DEGREES
ABOVE NORMAL IN MANY AREAS BOTH SATURDAY AND SUNDAY WITH A FEW
LOCATIONS APPROACHING 20 DEG ABOVE NORMAL.

UPPER HIGH WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN INTO THE EARLY PART OF NEXT WEEK
AS BROAD UPPER TROUGH SHIFTS INTO THE CENTRAL US. COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE INTO THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT...PUSHING SOUTH TO NEAR THE RED
RIVER ON TUESDAY BEFORE STALLING. SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL BE LIKELY
WITH A FEW EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS DURING THIS TIME...HOWEVER OVERALL
QPF AMOUNTS APPEAR TO BE LIGHT. LINGERING SHOWERS/ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE ALONG STALLED FRONT ACROSS FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA
/WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. KEPT THE
REMAINDER OF THE FORECAST DRY AS SOME TIMING/STRENGTH DIFFERENCES
REMAIN BETWEEN THE GFS/ECMWF ON PROGRESSION OF UPPER WAVE OVER THE
NORTHERN/CENTRAL PLAINS INTO THURSDAY.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
TUL   82  61  89  63 /  10  10   0  10
FSM   80  57  86  60 /  10  10   0  10
MLC   82  59  87  63 /  10  10   0  10
BVO   82  53  89  55 /  10  10   0  10
FYV   76  54  84  54 /   0  10   0  10
BYV   76  59  84  62 /   0  10   0  10
MKO   81  58  87  60 /  10  10   0  10
MIO   81  58  86  60 /   0  10   0  10
F10   81  59  88  62 /  10  10   0  10
HHW   79  58  87  60 /   0   0   0  10

&&

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

$$

SHORT TERM...06
LONG TERM....12






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