Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 240221
Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
921 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017
High pressure to the east of the region, combined with low pressure
to the west, brought a strong gusty wind at 20 to 35 mph from the
south across eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas. High
temperatures this afternoon were again well above normal, ranging
from the upper 70s to mid 80s. Sky conditions were sunny.
By mid evening, skies remained clear across the region, with warm
temperatures ranging in the 70s. A stout wind gusted from the south
at 15 to 25 mph. An eastward progressing storm system over northwest
New Mexico, was generating extensive clusters of thunderstorms
stretched from northern Nebraska through the Texas Panhandle.