Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

Home | 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 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
000
FXUS64 KTSA 010246
AFDTSA

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
846 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
IT NOW LOOKS LIKE THE SNOW IS CONFINED TO EXTREME NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA
AND FAR NORTHWEST ARKANSAS AT THIS HOUR. FREEZING RAIN IS BECOMING MORE
OF AN ISSUE WITH AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET ACROSS SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. A SOUTHWESTERLY LOW LEVEL JET OF
AROUND 60 MPH CONTINUES TO CREATE ISENTROPIC LIFT ACROSS THE REGION
THIS EVENING PRODUCING THE AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET. THIS IS
EXPECTED TO PERSIST FOR A GOOD DEAL OF THE NIGHT. HAVE INCREASED ICE
AMOUNTS SOME ACROSS EAST-CENTRAL OKLAHOMA INTO WESTERN ARKANSAS. STILL
BELOW WARNING CRITERIA. THE HRRR SHOWS THE PRECIP TAPERING OFF AROUND 3 AM.
WILL SEE MAINLY FREEZING DRIZZLE ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
THE TEMPERATURE HAS RISEN TO FREEZING OR JUST ABOVE ACROSS FAR SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA. WILL CONTINUE ADVISORY AS IS FOR NOW.


&&

.TSA WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
OK...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY UNTIL 6 AM SUNDAY FOR OKZ049-OKZ053-
     OKZ054-OKZ055-OKZ056-OKZ057-OKZ058-OKZ059-OKZ060-OKZ061-
     OKZ062-OKZ063-OKZ064-OKZ065-OKZ066-OKZ067-OKZ068-OKZ069-
     OKZ070-OKZ071-OKZ072-OKZ073-OKZ074-OKZ075-OKZ076.

AR...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY UNTIL 6 AM SUNDAY FOR ARZ001-ARZ002-
     ARZ010-ARZ011-ARZ019-ARZ020-ARZ029.

&&

$$

SHORT TERM...10






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