Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FXUS64 KTSA 192131
AFDTSA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
331 PM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...
MINOR UPPER WAVE OVER FORECAST AREA WILL CONTINUE EAST
OVERNIGHT.  LACK OF DRYING BEHIND THAT WAVE WILL ALLOW
LOW CLOUD DECK TO PERSIST OVERNIGHT INTO SATURDAY. FOG
OF THE PATCHY VARIETY ONCE AGAIN A GOOD BET NORTH.

WAVE..CURRENTLY OVER THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST WILL INDUCE
LOW LEVEL SOUTHERLY FLOW SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT AS IT
PROGRESSES EAST.  COLD FRONT ASSOCIATED WITH THAT WAVE
WILL MOVE THROUGH MONDAY.  CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN MONDAY
TUESDAY...MAINLY NORTH AND EAST.

CONSOLIDATION..OF SIGNIFICANT ATMOSPHERIC ENERGY TAKES
PLACE TUESDAY / WEDNESDAY OVER CENTRAL PLAINS /WESTERN
GREAT LAKES. THIS SHOULD LEAVE EASTERN OK/NORTHWEST AR
DRY LATE TUESDAY...WEDNESDAY..THROUGH CHRISTMAS...INTO
BOXING DAY. SHOULD THAT ENERGY CONSOLIDATE LITTLE MORE
SOUTH OUR REGION MAY CATCH SOME LIGHT BACKSIDE PRECIP.
PROBABLY SNOW FLURRIES AT WORST. MEANWHILE WESTERN AND
CENTRAL GREAT LAKES REGION UNDER THE GUN FOR POTENTIAL
SIGNIFICANT PRE-CHRISTMAS SNOW STORM.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
TUL   35  48  38  51 /   0   0   0  10
FSM   39  49  38  50 /  10   0   0  10
MLC   38  48  38  51 /  10   0  10  10
BVO   31  47  35  50 /   0   0   0  10
FYV   35  45  33  47 /  10   0   0  10
BYV   35  45  32  47 /  10   0   0  10
MKO   36  48  38  50 /  10   0   0  10
MIO   35  46  36  49 /  10   0   0  10
F10   36  47  38  50 /   0   0  10  10
HHW   41  48  38  51 /  10  10  10  10

&&

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

$$

SHORT TERM...30
LONG TERM....21





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