Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 240145
Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
845 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016
The skies over eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas were mostly
cloudy this afternoon, with scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms affecting parts of the area. The bulk of the
measurable rainfall occurred over northeast Oklahoma, where
amounts were mostly a tenth of an inch or less. Warmer
temperatures returned to the area, with high temperatures today
ranging from the mid 80s to lower 90s.
Partly cloudy conditions were common across most of the area at
mid evening, with all precipitation having dissipated or moved out
of the area. Breezy southeast winds prevailed around the area this
evening, with temperatures ranging from the upper 70s to mid 80s.
Partly cloudy conditions will dominate over most locations through
the overnight. A period of mostly cloudy conditions are possible
for northern locations, along with a slight chance for showers and
thunderstorms for portions of far northeast Oklahoma overnight.
Low temperatures tomorrow morning will vary from the lower to mid
70s. Skies will be partly cloudy through the day Wednesday, with a
slight chance for showers and thunderstorms early for parts of far
northeast Oklahoma. Warm and windy conditions are expected for the
area on Wednesday. Southerly winds of 15 to 20 mph gusting at
times to around 30 mph are projected. Daytime highs will warm into
the upper 80s to mid 90s.