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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
505 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-231015-
Adair OK-Benton AR-Carroll AR-Cherokee OK-Choctaw OK-Craig OK-
Crawford AR-Creek OK-Delaware OK-Franklin AR-Haskell OK-Latimer OK-
Le Flore OK-Madison AR-Mayes OK-McIntosh OK-Muskogee OK-Nowata OK-
Okfuskee OK-Okmulgee OK-Osage OK-Ottawa OK-Pawnee OK-Pittsburg OK-
Pushmataha OK-Rogers OK-Sebastian AR-Sequoyah OK-Tulsa OK-Wagoner OK-
Washington OK-Washington AR-
505 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...Limited.
 AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
 ONSET...Afternoon and Evening.

FLASH FLOOD.
RISK...Limited.
 AREA...Central Oklahoma...Generally along and south of
Interstate 40.
 ONSET...Afternoon through Tonight.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...Limited.
 AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
 ONSET...Afternoon through Tonight.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...Limited.
 AREA...Southeast Oklahoma...Generally along and south of
Interstate 40.
 ONSET...Afternoon.

DISCUSSION...
A cold front will approach the region from the north this morning.
As this front pushes southward, showers and thunderstorms are
expected to develop along the front. A few of these storms could
be on the strong to severe side with hail, strong winds,
lightning, and localized heavy rain the primary hazards. An area
to see more widespread heavy rain later this evening and
overnight appears to be focused along and south of Interstate 40.
For areas that receive significant rainfall, flash flooding will
become a concern.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Local Spotter Activation May Be Needed.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.
WEDNESDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
THURSDAY through MONDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
The cold front will remain over the region into Wednesday with
continuing chances for showers and thunderstorms through Wednesday
evening. A cooler and drier airmass will filter in behind the
front with rain chances holding off until at least until the start
of the weekend.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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