Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 250249
Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
947 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016
High temperatures this afternoon soared to the upper 80s to mid 90s
ahead of an approaching cold front. The wind was out of the south
under a sunny sky across eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas.
An elongated area of low pressure located over the northern Rockies
was driving a cold front eastward through the Central States by mid
evening. Numerous showers and thunderstorms were occurring and
shifting toward the region in association with the frontal system.
Temperatures ranged predominantly in the 70s, as a light breeze
persisted from the south southeast across most of the forecast area.