Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 191447
Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
847 AM CST Thu Jan 19 2017
Overcast conditions were common across area skies during the
overnight, with patchy dense fog and light drizzle developing
across most of the area by early morning. Light winds prevailed
during the night, as a weak pressure gradient remained in place
across the region. Low temperatures around the area this morning
ranged from the lower to upper 40s.
Little change was noted at mid morning, as overcast low clouds
persisted across area skies. The patchy dense fog and light
drizzle was also ongoing, however visibilities were gradually
improving. A light east to southeast wind was occurring across the
area, with wind speeds generally less than 10 mph. Mid morning
temperatures had warmed only a coupled of degrees, with readings
still within the range of mid to upper 40s.
The fog and drizzle this morning will continue to gradually
improve through the morning, with unrestricted visibilities and
dry conditions expected by midday. Far eastern Oklahoma and
northwest Arkansas will remain mostly cloudy through the
afternoon, while the rest of eastern Oklahoma is expected to see
partly cloudy skies by afternoon. Southeast winds of 10 to 15 mph
are also expected across the area by afternoon. Warmer
temperatures are also outlooked, with highs today to peak in the
range of mid 50s to lower 60s. All of the area will be clear to
partly cloudy for the overnight period tonight, with south to
southeast winds of 5 to 10 mph to continue through the night.
Morning lows on Friday will vary from the upper 30s to mid 40s.