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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Norman OK
621 am CDT Friday Apr 18 2014

Aviation...
MVFR ceilings will exist over western Oklahoma this morning and
areas of MVFR fog in central and northern okalhoma. Light
northeast wind will turn to south and become gusty in western
Oklahoma during the afternoon. VFR conditions are expected beyond
this morning.

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Previous discussion... /issued 330 am CDT Friday Apr 18 2014/

Discussion...
sunny and warmer weather returns today. An upper trough will
approach late Saturday and bring clouds and a chance for rain
Sunday. Instability and wind shear will probably be sufficient
for the potential for some severe thunderstorms, but the dryline
will likely remain in the panhandles. A front Monday follows the
trough and brings drier air. South winds and temperatures increase
middle-week which may lead to heightened wildfire potential Wednesday
and more likely Thursday. On Thursday an upper trough is expected
to approach from the southwest and push the dryline into Oklahoma.
Thursday is likely to be the day with the highest wildfire
potential of the week. Thunderstorms are also expected with this
system along the dryline and the front that will pass through
Oklahoma Thursday night.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Oklahoma City OK 73 53 78 59 / 0 0 0 20
Hobart OK 70 51 78 57 / 0 0 10 30
Wichita Falls Texas 73 53 79 59 / 10 0 10 30
gage OK 70 52 78 56 / 0 0 10 30
Ponca City OK 73 52 80 60 / 0 0 0 20
Durant OK 74 52 78 58 / 0 0 0 20

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Oun watches/warnings/advisories...
OK...none.
Texas...none.
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06/09/09