Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 280306
Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
906 PM CST Mon Feb 27 2017
As a warm front moved into far southeast Oklahoma, clouds and
showers increased during the day Monday. The clouds and passing
showers kept temperatures in the 50s near the Red River, with
Cloudy reporting a high of only 58 degrees. Further north,
clearing skies and south winds pushed temperatures into the 70s.
Burbank, Pawnee, and Wynona all saw an afternoon high of 72
degrees. Afternoon readings were in the 60s to around 70 degrees
across the Ozarks and Arkansas River valley of western Arkansas.
Rainfall amounts were light, with most locations reporting just a
few hundredths of an inch of rain. Antlers did receive 0.18
inches of rainfall Monday.
Late this evening, skies were cloudy and showers were once again
moving into southeast Oklahoma. Temperatures ranged from the mid
50s in far southeast Oklahoma, to the mid 60s over most of eastern
Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas. As a surface low pressure system
strengthened over the western high plains, southerly winds had
increased to 10 to 20 miles an hour with a few gusts to 25 across
the northwestern portions of northeast Oklahoma.