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Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
1122 am CST Wednesday Nov 26 2014

concerning taf sites ktul/krvs/kbvo/kmlc/kxna/kfyv/kfsm.
VFR conditions will prevail through the period. Col advection
stratocu will result in VFR ceilings mainly across northwest Arkansas for
part of the afternoon...otherwise scattered middle and high clouds. Surface
winds will continue to gust 25 knots through afternoon.


Previous discussion... /issued 1056 am CST Wednesday Nov 26 2014/

skies clearing quickly across northwest Arkansas this morning in wake of
middle level shortwave...and weak radar echoes have mostly dissipated
or moved out of the area. Some clouds likely to fill back in
during the afternoon with cold advection continuing today. In spit
of this...temperatures will be a little warmer this afternoon with the
full effects of cold front not felt until tonight/Thanksgiving
day. Winds gusting 30-35 miles per hour near the Kansas/OK border with 40 knots
of winds sampled at 925mb by knix VAD profiler. Will up wind
speeds a bit through the day across northern areas and will remove
morning slight chance probability of precipitation. Rest of forecast looks good.


Tsa watches/warnings/advisories...


Short term...14
long term....22

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