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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
800 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

THIS AFTERNOON... MULTILEVEL CLOUDINESS KEPT THE SKIES PARTLY SUNNY
TO OVERCAST ACROSS THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN
NORTH TEXAS.  THE LACK OF SUNSHINE RESULTED IN TEMPERATURES ONLY
WARMING INTO THE MID TO UPPER 60S ACROSS SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA AND
WESTERN NORTH TEXAS... WHILE SOME SUNSHINE RESULTED IN SEASONABLE
TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF OUR
REGION.  LOW SURFACE PRESSURE ACROSS THE CENTRAL HIGH PLAINS KEPT
OUR WINDS BLOWING OUT OF THE SOUTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH... WITH SOME
GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.  A LARGE STORM SYSTEM APPROACHING FROM THE WEST
HAD RESULTED IN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS
WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.  HOWEVER... NORTH OF THE RED RIVER... MORE
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS HAD MOVED ACROSS WESTERN AND
NORTHCENTRAL OKLAHOMA... INCLUDING NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE OKLAHOMA
CITY METRO.  MOST OF THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WAS WEAK... WITH ONLY
A FEW INTENSIFYING TO STRONG WITH SMALL HAIL.

BY 8 PM... THE SKIES RANGED FROM OVERCAST TO MOSTLY CLOUDY ACROSS
OUR REGION.  THE TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.  THE
WINDS REMAINED OUT OF THE SOUTHEAST AT 10 TO 15 MPH ACROSS WESTERN
OKLAHOMA... WHILE WINDS HAD BECOME LIGHT AND VARIABLE ACROSS THE
REMAINDER OF OUR REGION.  SOUTHCENTRAL OKLAHOMA HAD WIDESPREAD
SHOWERS AND A FEW WEAK THUNDERSTORMS... WITH MORE SCATTERED LIGHT
RAIN TO SPRINKLES ACROSS CENTRAL OKLAHOMA.

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