Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
500 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-051130-
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-
500 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...TRAVEL IMPACTS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...

THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WINTER WEATHER.
SNOW ACCUMULATION.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...ALL EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING...ENDING OVERNIGHT.

ICE ACCUMULATION.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...THIS EVENING...ENDING BY LATE EVENING.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...ALL EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
WIDESPREAD SNOW AND SLEET IS ONGOING ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA
AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...WITH AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY TO SPREAD INTO FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA DURING THE
EVENING HOURS.  THE HEAVIEST ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL BE FROM FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA INTO NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
WHERE AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES IS POSSIBLE BEFORE THE
SNOW ENDS.  FURTHER WEST ACROSS MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS LIKELY
BEFORE SNOW ENDS.  SEVERAL REPORTS OF SLICKS ROADS HAVE
BEEN RECEIVED...AND ROAD CONDITIONS WILL NOT IMPROVE
OVERNIGHT.  EARLY MORNING COMMUTERS SHOULD ALLOW FOR
EXTRA DRIVE TIME.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN A WARMING TREND ON THURSDAY
WITH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES LIKELY BE EARLY
NEXT WEEK.  DRY WEATHER IS ALSO FORECAST TO PREVAIL
THROUGH THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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