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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Norman OK
622 am CDT Wednesday Jun 3 2015

Aviation...
12z tafs...VFR conditions will prevail through the forecast
period. Expect south winds to increase...becoming gusty this
afternoon. Winds should then decrease in the 00z to 04z timeframe.

Austin

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Previous discussion... /issued 254 am CDT Wednesday Jun 3 2015/

Discussion...
with high pressure building into the Southern Plains region
through late week...expect warm and muggy conditions each day.
Opted to go a bit warmer than guidance as observed temperatures
have been quite warm over the last two days.

Models continue to depict a gradual flattening of the ridge this
weekend into early next week...allowing for returning rain
chances...and slightly cooler temperatures. This looks to occur
first across Kansas and far northern Oklahoma...where a cold
front will sag to near the Kansas/Oklahoma border late Sunday
into early next week. Beyond Tuesday...models diverge as to the
progress of this front. The more aggressive GFS suggests and
strong shortwave will move through the upper Mississippi
Valley...forcing the front southward by middle week...while the
European shows the front wavering across Oklahoma into late next
week. Either way...it looks as though shower and thunderstorms
will return to portions of Oklahoma...and perhaps North Texas
throughout next week. We also have to keep a close eye on what
happens with Hurricane Blanca in the eastern Pacific...as both the
GFS and European show some of the remnant moisture with this
system moving into the southern High Plains and possibly the
southern Great Plains region middle to late next week...increasing
chances of locally heavy rainfall.

Austin

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Oklahoma City OK 89 69 90 67 / 0 0 0 0
Hobart OK 90 69 90 67 / 0 0 0 0
Wichita Falls Texas 91 69 91 66 / 0 0 0 0
gage OK 91 69 91 69 / 0 0 0 0
Ponca City OK 89 70 90 69 / 0 0 0 0
Durant OK 88 68 90 69 / 0 0 0 0

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Oun watches/warnings/advisories...
OK...none.
Texas...none.
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