Aviation Weather Information
For Western and Central Oklahoma And Western North Texas

NWS Norman is responsible for issuing detailed aviation forecasts for nine airports across Oklahoma and western north Texas. These Terminal Aerodrome Forecasts - or TAFs - are routinely issued every 6 hours, and provide a 24 hour forecast. The TAF is a detailed forecast of weather elements that have a direct impact on aviation, including cloud heights and ceilings, wind direction and speed and associated wind shear, visibilities, and prevailing weather conditions.

Click on an airport on the map below to get the latest TAF. The red dots are aviation forecasts issued by NWS Norman. The yellow dots are other NWS TAF's across the region.

Max Westheimer Airport, Norman, OK Will Rogers World Airport, Oklahoma City, OK Ponca City Regional Airport, Ponca City, OK West Woodward General Airport, Woodward, OK Gage General Airport, Gage, OK Clinton-Sherman General Airport, Clinton, OK Hobart Regional Airport, Hobart, OK Lawton-Fort Sill Regional Airport, Lawton, OK Sheppard Air Force Base, Wichita Falls, TX Lubbock Smith International Airport, Lubbock, TX Childress Municipal Airport, Childress, TX Amarillo International Airport, Amarillo, TX Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Dallas, TX Forth Worth Meacham International Airport, Ft. Worth, TX Guymon Municipal Airport, Guymon, OK McAlester Regional Airport, McAlester, OK Tulsa International Airport, Tulsa, OK Jones Riverside Airport, Tulsa, OK Dodge City Regional Airport, Dodge City, KS Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, Wichita, KS Chanute Martin Johnson Airport, Chanute, KS

Other Ways To View TAFs - Terminal Aerodrome Forecasts

Terminal Aerodrome Forecasts are routinely issued every 6 hours, and are valid 24 hours from issuance time. The product provides a forecast of cloud heights and ceilings, wind direction and speed and associated wind shear, visibilities, and prevailing weather conditions.

How To Decode A TAF - a guide on how to read a TAF.
National TAFs - view a TAF from anywhere in the United States.
Interactive TAF Display: Large Version or Small Version for viewing TAFs over the region you choose.

Tactical Decision Aid: The TDA is a graphical version of the TAF that you can customize. Choose the TAF site from the drop-down menu then click "View TDA".

Read an aviation forecast discussion. Select the discussion you want to read below, and scroll down until the aviation section is listed. You may also have to click to previous versions.

OKC Airport Weather Warning - this product is issued when hazardous weather conditions are expected at Will Rogers Airport in Oklahoma City.

National - Aviation Information For Entire US

Aviation Weather Center (AWC) - NCEP Center that issues national aviation forecasts.
Aviation Digital Data Service (ADDS) - collection of aviation data and information.
Convective Weather Java Tool - assists in short term forecasting of convective weather.

Regional - Various Regional Aviation Forecasts

Area Forecast - Fort Worth / South-Central US
Impact Statement - Fort Worth CWSU
Forecast Discussion - Fort Worth CWSU
Impact Statement - Kansas City CWSU
Runway Crosswind Information - South-Central US

Other Resources - Useful Links

CWSU - Fort Worth Center Weather Service Unit
CWSU - Kansas City Center Weather Service Unit


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