Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
947
AWUS84 KTSA 241630
RWSTSA

Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
1030 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

Cloudy skies with scattered showers and thunderstorms persisted
through the morning hours across eastern Oklahoma and western
Arkansas. Some of the storms produced gusty winds and small hail,
along with heavy rainfall. Flooding issues persisted across
portions of the area. Low temperatures this morning dropped down
into the middle 30s, to the middle 50s. At 10am, winds were light
and variable, but gusty with any storms. Temperatures ranged from
38 degrees in Bartlesville, to 56 degrees in Fayetteville.

Showers and thunderstorms will continue to spread northeast
across the area this morning. Some of the storms will have the
potential to become strong to severe, especially across southeast
Oklahoma and into western Arkansas. The main threats are hail and
strong winds, however, an isolated tornado will be possible. Heavy
rainfall will also be a major concern, as the area is already
experiencing flooding issues. Several roads have been closed due
to water over the roadways. Never drive your car into a flooded
road or flooded low water crossing. The precipitation will shift
east of the area by this evening, allowing conditions to dry out
for a couple days. The next chance for rain will develop Tuesday.

High temperatures today, will range from the lower 50s across
portions of northeast Oklahoma, to the middle 60s across southeast
Oklahoma and west central Arkansas.

Low temperatures tonight, will range from the middle 20s across
portions of northeast Oklahoma, to the upper 30s across southeast
Oklahoma and west central Arkansas.

$$

16



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.