Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 291716
Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
1216 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017
Numerous showers and thunderstorms were moving northeast mainly
across eastern Oklahoma early this morning, as a warm front had
become diffuse to the north. Temperatures were mild, ranging in the
60s, with the wind out of the southeast at 15 to 25 mph and gusty.
All precipitation from early morning, had advanced well to the
northeast of the forecast area by early afternoon. A cold front
positioned across central through western Oklahoma, was approaching
the region. Temperatures remained mild ahead of the front, with
readings from the upper 60s to lower 70s. The wind remained gusty
from the south at 20 to 30 mph.
Rainfall amounts so far today had been most significant in northeast
Oklahoma, confined to locations along and west of Highway 75 and
along and north of Highway 412. Totals ranged generally between 1 to
3 inches, with isolated reports of just over 4 inches having
occurred near Keystone Lake. Elsewhere, less than an inch of rain
had accumulated since midnight.