Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
920 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

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NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
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FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
920 AM CDT WED APR 1 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

.THUNDERSTORMS...
THERE IS A MARGINAL RISK OF SEVERE STORMS ACROSS PARTS OF OKLAHOMA
AND ALL OF WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.

.LOCATION...
THE RISK AREA INCLUDES NORTHERN... CENTRAL... AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...
AND ALL OF WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.

.TIMING...
SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM 4 TO MIDNIGHT.

.IMPACTS...
LARGE HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF HALF DOLLARS AND WIND GUSTS TO 65 MPH
ARE THE MAIN HAZARDS.

.DISCUSSION...
AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE ACROSS
PARTS OF SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA THIS MORNING. SOME OF
THESE STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG PRODUCING SMALL HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS.
FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO BE A CONCERN.

MEANWHILE... ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MAY FORM
ALONG A DRYLINE IN PARTS OF WESTERN OKLAHOMA LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
IF STORMS DEVELOP...LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE.
STORM INTENSITY WILL DECREASE BY LATE EVENING.

STORM SPOTTER GROUPS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL WITHIN
THE SLIGHT RISK AREA SHOULD BE READY FOR SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS.

.FIRE WEATHER...
A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR FAR NORTHWEST OKLAHOMA THIS
AFTERNOON. VERY DRY AIR WILL COMBINE WITH BREEZY WINDS TO CREATE
CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

A COLD FRONT WILL STALL OVER NORTHERN OKLAHOMA EARLY
THURSDAY...BUT WILL PUSH SOUTHWARD DURING THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. A FEW STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS MAY
DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
ESPECIALLY ALONG AND EAST OF A STILLWATER TO ARDMORE LINE.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AGAIN LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY...
ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA. ADDITIONAL STORMS ARE POSSIBLE
ON MONDAY.

.FIRE WEATHER...
VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER IS EXPECTED IN SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA AND
WESTERN NORTH TEXAS THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

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