Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 220138
Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
838 PM CDT Fri Oct 21 2016
Surface high pressure prevailed over the region this afternoon,
along with cooler air drier air. Skies were sunny through the day,
with light winds common through the period. High temperatures
around the area this afternoon ranged from the mid 60s to mid 70s.
Clear skies were occurring across the area at mid evening. High
pressure was still in control over the region. This system had
shifted east, allowing for light east to southeast winds across
the area this evening. Temperatures around the area at mid evening
varied from the upper 40s to around 60 degrees.
Clear skies and light east to southeast winds are outlooked for
the overnight. Morning lows on Saturday will range from the mid
30s to upper 40s. Skies will be sunny through the day tomorrow.
The high pressure system will continue to shift east, allowing
southerly winds to return to all areas tomorrow. Winds will be on
the increase through the day, especially across eastern Oklahoma
where south winds of 10 to 15 mph, gusting at times to around 25
mph are expected by afternoon. Warmer temperatures return tomorrow
as well, with daytime highs expected to peak in the lower to upper
70s by late afternoon.