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REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
900 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS MORNING... THE SKIES STAYED LOW OVERCAST ACROSS THE ENTIRE
WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.  AN UPPER
LEVEL TROUGH CONTINUED TO DIG ACROSS OUR REGION... WITH THE
DISTURBANCE RESULTING IN HEAVY SHOWERS AND MOSTLY STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE CENTRAL ONE THIRD OF OKLAHOMA... AND LIGHT
RAIN ACROSS WESTERN OKLAHOMA.  THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL SINCE MIDNIGHT
WAS ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE SOUTHERN AND EASTERN OKC METRO... WITH
BETWEEN 2 TO 3 INCHES BETWEEN WASHINGTON... NORMAN AND SHAWNEE.
STORM TOTAL RAINFALL UP TO 4 INCHES RESULTED IN SOME LOCALIZED FLASH
AND RIVER FLOODING ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST
OKLAHOMA.  A FEW OF THE THUNDERSTORMS HAD INTENSIFIED TO SEVERE
ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA... WITH A 66 MPH WIND GUST
MEASURED AT THE EL RENO MESONET.  THE TEMPERATURES HAD FALLEN INTO
THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.  LOW SURFACE PRESSURE ACROSS THE CENTRAL
HIGH PLAINS KEPT OUR WINDS BLOWING OUT OF THE SOUTHEAST AT 10 TO 15
MPH... WITH SOME HIGHER GUSTS ASSOCIATED WITH THE STORMS.

BY 9 AM... THE SKIES WERE BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY ACROSS
WESTERN NORTH TEXAS... TO OVERCAST ACROSS OUR OKLAHOMA REGION.
SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN WAS FALLING ACROSS CENTRAL OKLAHOMA. THE
TEMPERATURES WERE IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S... WITH SOUTHEAST WINDS AT
10 TO 20 MPH... GUSTING 20 TO 30 MPH.

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