673  
AWUS84 KOUN 261421  
RWSOUN  
OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-261530-  
 
REGIONAL WEATHER SUMMARY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK  
921 AM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016  
 
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND STRONG THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUED AFTER  
MIDNIGHT ACROSS MUCH OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, ALL  
OCCURRING SOUTH OF A STALLED WARM FRONT. HEAVY RAIN AND VERY  
INTENSE LIGHTNING WERE ASSOCIATED WITH THESE STORMS, ESPECIALLY  
ACROSS CENTRAL OKLAHOMA, WITH STORM TOTAL RAINFALL GENERALLY  
BETWEEN 2 TO 4 INCHES MAINLY ACROSS AND NEAR THE OKLAHOMA CITY  
METRO, WITH 4.5 INCHES MEASURED AT THE MINCO MESONET SITE. OUTSIDE  
OF THE STORMS, THE SKIES RANGED FROM PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY  
ACROSS NORTHWEST AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.  
TEMPERATURES ACROSS OUR REGION REMAINED SEASONABLY NORMAL FOR LATE  
JULY MORNINGS, WITH LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. THE WINDS STAYED  
GENERALLY LIGHT AND VARIABLE, WITH SOME SHORT LIVED STRONG GUSTS  
DUE TO THE STORMS. BY SUNRISE, MUCH OF THE STORMS HAD DISSIPATED,  
ALTHOUGH RAIN SHOWERS HAD REDEVELOPED AGAIN A FEW HOURS LATER  
ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA.  
 
AT 920 AM, RAIN WAS FALLING ACROSS GRADY AND CANADIAN COUNTIES,  
EXTENDING FROM CONCHO TO RUSH SPRINGS. THE SKIES WERE MOSTLY SUNNY  
ACROSS NORTHWEST AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA, TO PARTLY SUNNY ACROSS  
WESTERN NORTH TEXAS, TO OVERCAST ACROSS CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST  
OKLAHOMA. THE TEMPERATURES HAD SO FAR WARMED INTO THE MID TO UPPER  
70S. A NEARLY STALLED WARM FRONT REMAINED STRETCHED ACROSS  
NORTHERN OKLAHOMA, WITH NORTHEAST WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH AHEAD OF  
THE FRONT, AND LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS PERSISTING BEHIND THE WARM  
FRONT.  
 

 
 
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