Scientific Forecaster Discussion
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Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Norman OK
547 am CST Wed Nov 13 2019
VFR conditions are expected to persist until 141200. A cold front
will shift gusty south winds today to north this evening and
Previous discussion... /issued 421 am CST Wed Nov 13 2019/
.Benign weather pattern into next week...
Relatively quiet weather is expected through the forecast period
with occasional frontal passages and only (relatively) slight
variations in temperatures.
Temperatures will moderate today with abundant sunshine, breezy
southerly winds, and a downslope-warmed airmass. High temperatures
are expected to be in the 50s to near 60 deg f.
By late tonight into Thursday, a cold front will move through the
area as the attendant shortwave trough digs into the Midwest.
Only a slight decrease in temperatures is expected for Thursday
afternoon in the front's wake.
For Friday and Saturday, southerly winds will return and mid-level
heights will rise, which will result in warmer temperatures.
Winds could be quite gusty on Saturday with a tightening surface
For Sunday, a quick-moving shortwave trough will dig into the
Southern Plains with a chance for scattered showers. Moisture
appears to limited, so any amounts should be light. Cloud cover
will result in slight decrease in temperatures.
By Monday, westerly, downslope flow will result in an appreciable
warm-up with highs in the 60s and 70s deg f. The warm, above-
average temperatures are expected to continue into Tuesday and
Wednesday of next week.
Preliminary point temps/pops...
Oklahoma City OK 51 29 50 28 / 0 0 0 0
Hobart OK 54 29 52 29 / 0 0 0 0
Wichita Falls Texas 56 29 53 29 / 0 0 0 0
gage OK 58 27 53 29 / 0 0 0 0
Ponca City OK 52 28 50 27 / 0 0 0 0
Durant OK 49 29 53 29 / 0 0 0 0