Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
1216 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

ARZ019-029-OKZ072-074-076-220600-
Sebastian AR-Crawford AR-Haskell OK-Sequoyah OK-Le Flore OK-
1216 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN CRAWFORD...WESTERN
SEBASTIAN...EASTERN HASKELL...SEQUOYAH AND NORTHERN LE FLORE COUNTIES
UNTIL 100 AM CDT...

At 1215 AM CDT, strong thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from near Brushy Lake State Park to 4 miles northeast of
Lequire. Movement was east at 35 mph.

Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations in or near the path include...
Fort Smith...                     Van Buren...
Sallisaw...                       Poteau...
Cedarville...                     Barling...
Pocola...                         Muldrow...
Roland...                         Spiro...
Arkoma...                         Panama...
Hackett...                        Hartford...
Bonanza...                        Keota...
McCurtain...                      Bokoshe...
Midland...                        Gans...

This includes the following highways,
 Interstate 40 in Arkansas between mile markers 0 and 11.
 Interstate 40 in Oklahoma between mile markers 297 and 328.
 Interstate 540 between mile markers 1 and 14.
 Interstate 49 between mile markers 22 and 25.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

&&

A tornado watch remains in effect until 200 AM CDT for southeastern
and east central Oklahoma.

A severe thunderstorm watch remains in effect until 700 AM CDT for
northwestern and west central Arkansas.

LAT...LON 3557 9421 3497 9439 3514 9516 3557 9490
TIME...MOT...LOC 0515Z 270DEG 30KT 3556 9482 3516 9506

$$


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