Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 201546
Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
946 AM CST Mon Feb 20 2017
As a large area of low pressure aloft moved across the nation`s
midsection, widespread thunderstorms and rain developed across
eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas. Rainfall was most
plentiful across eastern Oklahoma where many locations saw
between one quarter and one half inch of rain. Thunderstorm
activity decreased as the system approached far eastern Oklahoma
and northwest Arkansas. As a result, rainfall readings ranged from
around one tenth of an inch to near a quarter of an inch there.
Lows across the region were in the mid 50s to mid 60s, and winds
were from the southeast at 5 to 10 miles an hour.
At mid morning, skies were cloudy and patchy light rain was
falling along the Oklahoma and Arkansas state line and south into
southeast Oklahoma. Temperatures remained mild with mid 50s to mid
60s being reported at all locations. Winds were from the southeast
at less than 10 miles an hour.