Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
431 AM CDT WED AUG 5 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-060945-
ADAIR OK-BENTON AR-CARROLL AR-CHEROKEE OK-CHOCTAW OK-CRAIG OK-
CRAWFORD AR-CREEK OK-DELAWARE OK-FRANKLIN AR-HASKELL OK-LATIMER OK-
LE FLORE OK-MADISON AR-MAYES OK-MCINTOSH OK-MUSKOGEE OK-NOWATA OK-
OKFUSKEE OK-OKMULGEE OK-OSAGE OK-OTTAWA OK-PAWNEE OK-PITTSBURG OK-
PUSHMATAHA OK-ROGERS OK-SEBASTIAN AR-SEQUOYAH OK-TULSA OK-WAGONER OK-
WASHINGTON OK-WASHINGTON AR-
431 AM CDT WED AUG 5 2015

THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

TORNADO.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA....NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS .
ONSET...THIS MORNING.

FLASH FLOOD.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
    ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP
THIS MORNING ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS
IN ASSOCIATION WITH AN APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE.
SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BE SEVERE WITH QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND
WINDS GUSTS TO 70 MPH. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO BE
LIKELY IN THE STRONGER STORMS.

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS WITH
A CONTINUED THREAT FOR SEVERE WEATHER AND HEAVY RAIN...INCLUDING
LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING. A LIMITED TORNADO THREAT WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE NEAR ANY RESIDUAL OUTFLOW BOUNDARIES FROM THIS MORNINGS
CONVECTION.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
LOCAL SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
A FEW LINGERING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE INTO
THURSDAY. OTHERWISE...A WARMING TREND WILL DEVELOP WITH HOT AND
HUMID CONDITIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK AS A
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT BUILDS OVER THE REGION. DANGEROUS
HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 110 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH
OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS EACH AFTERNOON.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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