Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
328 AM CDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...
MID TO HIGH CLOUDS...MAINLY ASSOCIATED WITH CONVECTION OVER
THE HIGH PLAINS AND ROCKIES YESTERDAY...WILL CONTINUE TO
DRIFT SOUTHWARD ACROSS OKLAHOMA THIS MORNING. CLOUDS WILL THIN
THIS MORNING/AFTERNOON BUT ADDITIONAL STORMS WILL FORM TO
OUR WEST THIS AFTERNOON. A FEW LIGHT SHOWERS MAY MOVE INTO
FAR NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA LATE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...BUT
CHANCES ARE LOW.

AFTER SEVERAL DAYS OF LIGHT WINDS...SOUTH WINDS WILL BECOME
BREEZY BY AFTERNOON...ESPECIALLY IN WESTERN OKLAHOMA.

WILL KEEP A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR STORMS IN NORTHERN OKLAHOMA LATE
SUNDAY...AS A COLD FRONT APPROACHES NORTHERN OKLAHOMA.

SHOWER AND STORM CHANCES WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE ACROSS WESTERN
OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS LATE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY AS
A TROUGH MOVES ACROSS THE SOUTHWESTERN US. AS THIS SYSTEM EJECTS
ACROSS THE PANHANDLES AND CENTRAL PLAINS LATE TUESDAY INTO
WEDNESDAY...WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND STORMS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS
MUCH OF OKLAOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.

BY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...ADDITIONAL STORMS MAY FORM NEAR A DRYLINE
IN FAR WESTERN OKLAHOMA/EASTERN TEXAS PANHANDLE. INSTABILITY AND
SHEAR WILL SUPPORT SEVERE STORMS. A SIMILAR SETUP WILL BE POSSIBLE
FOR THURSDAY AFTERNOON AS THE SOUTHERN PLAINS WILL REMAIN IN AN
ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN INTO NEXT WEEKEND.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
OKLAHOMA CITY OK  80  59  82  61 /   0   0   0  10
HOBART OK         81  57  83  61 /   0   0   0  10
WICHITA FALLS TX  81  58  83  61 /   0   0   0   0
GAGE OK           83  57  86  59 /   0  10  10  20
PONCA CITY OK     82  60  85  61 /   0   0   0  10
DURANT OK         80  58  81  60 /   0   0   0   0

&&

.OUN WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
OK...NONE.
TX...NONE.
&&

$$



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