Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 290153
EASTERN OKLAHOMA/NORTHWEST ARKANSAS WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
853 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015
Skies were mostly cloudy over a large part of eastern Oklahoma and
northwest Arkansas this afternoon. More sun than clouds were
observed over southeast Oklahoma, where high temperatures warmed
into the upper 80s and lower 90s. Where skies were cloudy, high
temperatures were limited to the upper 70s to mid 80s.
At mid evening, skies were variably cloudy across the area.
Doppler radars were detecting some weak radar returns, however
very little of this activity was actually reaching the ground.
Some stronger returns were occurring to our north, across Kansas.
Temperatures this evening varied from the lower 70s to lower 80s,
with light east to southeast winds prevailing.
Partly cloudy conditions are expected for our area overnight, with
the potential for scattered showers and thunderstorms through the
period. Temperatures will fall into the lower 60s to around 70
degrees by early morning on Saturday. Partly cloudy skies will
continue through the day tomorrow, with shower and thunderstorm
chances also to continue over the south through the morning before
exiting off to the south and east during the afternoon. High
temperatures tomorrow are expected to warm into the lower 80s to