August 3rd 2015 11:00 p.m.
This coming week with the Upper Air High centered over New Mexico … Steering Winds will be from the Northwest. This pattern opens the door to Nighttime Disturbances and Wee Hour Showers and Morning Clouds.
Monday … we started off with morning Clouds and Showers that evaporated before reaching the ground. Then by afternoon skies turns Partly Cloudy west of I-35 and Mostly Sunny to the east. Winds throughout the day were light and mainly South 5-15 mph as Afternoon Highs ranged from 91 Sulphur & 94 Ardmore … up to 96 Madill, 99 Paris and 100 Sherman/Denison.
Overnight … temps are falling quickly because of the dry air. Skies will be Partly Cloudy with South-Southeast breezes 5-10 mph as Lows drop to near 74.
Tuesday … more Morning Clouds … thanks to another weak Upper Air Disturbance. By Afternoon skies will become Partly Cloudy West of I-35 to Mostly Sunny East. Winds will swing to the South 10-15 as the Disturbance moves away to the Northeast. Afternoon Highs will again be near 98.
Wednesday … another disturbance swings across Texoma moving from Northwest to Southeast. Our winds will increase from the South-Southwest 15-25 mph full of moisture out of the Gulf. Afternoon Highs will be pushing 100 and with higher humidity it will Feel-Like 102-107.
Thursday … the Upper Air High Pressure moves east … becoming centered over West Texas … skies turn Sunny and we Heat Up. Humid Winds from the South-Southwest 10-20 mph will help Dive Afternoon Highs to near 101. Add in Humidity … and a “Heat Advisory” will likely be needed … for temps that Feel Like 107-113.
Friday … a weak “Back Door Cold Front” Drifts toward Texoma. Skies will turn Partly Cloudy as the Front approaches. Winds will turn Southwest 10-15 mph adding to the heat. Morning Lows will be Muggy near 78. Meanwhile, afternoon Highs will push to near 102. With approaching Front and the unstable hot humid air … we will have a chance for Isolated Thunderstorms.
Saturday … the Front tries to pushes across Texoma moving from the Northeast to Southwest bringing a 20% chance for Scattered Showers and Isolated Thunderstorms. Winds will swing Southeast 5-15 mph and Afternoon Highs will be a cooler 99.
Sunday … the Front washes out over Texoma and Winds swing back to the South-Southwest 10-15 mph. Skies return to Mostly Sunny and with High Pressure Aloft the heat is on … with Afternoon Highs near 101.
Monday … the Upper High Centers itself over Abilene … we turn Sunny with hot South-Southwest breezes 10-15 mph. Afternoon Highs will reach 102 and with Humidity Feel Like 105 – 110.
Tuesday … More of the Same … Sunny, Hot and Humid … with Morning Lows near 78 and Afternoon Highs near 103.
Despite the small break in the heat … it will still be another “ Dangerous Mid-Summer Week for Children and Pets !!! ”
Parked Cars will be Death Traps ! With Temps in the 90s … Cars will heat up to 125 degrees or hotter in less than 15 minutes ... so always “Double Check”, to make sure no one is left behind in your parked car. Please Help Us Pass the Word by sharing this message with everyone you know.
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