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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Norman OK
149 PM CDT sun Jul 24 2016

Discussion...
a few mid level returns are still present on radar this afternoon
across portions of northwest OK, where a stationary boundary is
present. Could see some moist convection develop later this
evening across this region with the onset of low level jet and a mid to
upper trough axis moving through the plains. It appears the
boundary will become a little more focused by this time as well. A
few strong storms may try to nudge into northern OK with the main
threat being damaging winds.

Rain chances will continue to increase through tomorrow as mid
level perturbations rotate around the eastern periphery of the
ridge, and a mid to upper shortwave passes over southeast OK.
Temperatures will slowly begin to cool over the next several days
with our region becoming influenced by northerly flow as the ridge
continues to shift westward.

The highest rain chances will likely accompany numerous mid level
shortwave troughs moving within this flow by mid to late week.
There is now fairly decent agreement of one such wave moving into
OK Wed-Thu. The European model (ecmwf) and dgex are still suggesting a surface
boundary lingering over US Thu and Fri as well.

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Preliminary point temps/pops...
Oklahoma City OK 77 95 74 91 / 20 30 30 30
Hobart OK 77 99 74 93 / 10 30 30 30
Wichita Falls Texas 79 99 75 95 / 10 20 30 20
gage OK 73 95 71 92 / 30 40 30 30
Ponca City OK 76 93 73 91 / 40 40 40 30
Durant OK 77 95 76 94 / 20 50 30 20

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Oun watches/warnings/advisories...
OK...heat advisory until 8 PM CDT this evening for okz005>008-011>013-
017>020-024>032-039>043-045>048-050>052.

Texas...none.
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