Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 050110
EASTERN OKLAHOMA/NORTHWEST ARKANSAS WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
810 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016
Mostly clear skies this afternoon persisted into the evening
hours across eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas. High
temperatures this afternoon reached into the lower 70s, to the
lower 80s. At 8pm, winds were out of the north around 5 miles per
hour. Temperatures ranged from 62 degrees in Fayetteville, to 73
degrees in McAlester.
Surface high pressure and an upper level ridge will continue to
build over the central and southern plains tonight and tomorrow.
This will bring a period of dry and warm weather to the area for
the next several days. The next chance for rain will enter the
forecast late Saturday.
Low temperatures tonight, will range from the lower 40s across
northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas, to the upper 40s
across southeast Oklahoma.
High temperatures Thursday, will range from the lower 70s across
northwest Arkansas, to the upper 70s across eastern Oklahoma.