Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FXUS64 KTSA 021039
AFDTSA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
539 AM CDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.AVIATION...
CONCERNING TAF SITES KTUL/KRVS/KBVO/KMLC/KXNA/KFYV/KFSM/KROG.
VFR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED AT ALL AREA TAF SITES THROUGH THE
VALID PERIOD.



&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 353 AM CDT SAT MAY 2 2015/

DISCUSSION...
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY THROUGH
SUNDAY WITH TEMPS TRENDING SLIGHTLY WARMER. SFC RIDGING WILL BE
MAINTAINED THROUGH THE WESTERN GULF WHILE SYNOPTIC BOUNDARIES
REMAIN WELL TO OUR WEST AND NORTH WHICH WILL KEEP THE REGION DRY
THROUGH MONDAY.

DATA REMAIN CONSISTENT IN BRINGING A DEFINED WAVE THROUGH NORTHERN
MEXICO ON MONDAY AND LIFTING IT SHARPLY NORTHWARD THROUGH THE
PLAINS TUES - WEDNESDAY. AHEAD OF THIS WAVE A DEEP MOISTURE PLUME
WILL BE DRAWN NORTHWARD RESULTING IN WIDESPREAD PRECIP WITH THE
HEAVIEST RAINS LIKELY FOCUSED WEST OF THE FORECAST AREA.

THE PATTERN FOR LATE WEEK WILL FEATURE TROUGHING THROUGH THE
WESTERN STATES PLACING SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT OVER THE PLAINS
ATOP A MOIST BOUNDARY LAYER. SUBTLE WAVES WITHIN THE FLOW LOOK TO
KEEP THE WEATHER UNSETTLED ACROSS THE REGION THUS A CONTINUATION
OF DAILY PRECIP CHANCES...AND TEMPERATURES NEAR SEASONAL NORMALS.

&&

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

$$


AVIATION...10




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