Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 310133
Eastern Oklahoma/Northwest Arkansas Weather Summary
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
833 PM CDT TUE AUG 30 2016
Widely scattered showers and thunderstorms occurred again this
afternoon across eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas,
providing a few locations with locally heavy rainfall, and a few
instances of gusty winds. Partly cloudy conditions prevailed
outside of any areas of convection, along with light winds.
Temperatures this afternoon warmed into the lower to mid 90s.
At mid evening, isolated showers and thunderstorms were ongoing
across parts of the area. This activity was mostly affecting far
northeast Oklahoma, with the majority undergoing a gradual
weakening trend. Elsewhere, skies were clear to partly cloudy with
light winds prevailing. Temperatures this evening ranged from the
lower 70s to lower 80s.
Partly cloudy conditions are outlooked for area skies overnight,
with increasing clouds expected by early tomorrow morning. A
slight chance for showers and thunderstorms will continue
overnight and into early Wednesday as well, mainly for far
northeast Oklahoma and the northwest corner of Arkansas. Morning
lows tomorrow will vary from the mid 60s to lower 70s. Mostly
cloudy skies are expected for the area tomorrow, along with
increasing chances for showers and thunderstorms by early
afternoon. High temperatures on Wednesday will range from the mid
80s to mid 90s.