Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
947 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-311500-
ADAIR OK-BENTON AR-CARROLL AR-CHEROKEE OK-CHOCTAW OK-CRAIG OK-
CRAWFORD AR-CREEK OK-DELAWARE OK-FRANKLIN AR-HASKELL OK-LATIMER OK-
LE FLORE OK-MADISON AR-MAYES OK-MCINTOSH OK-MUSKOGEE OK-NOWATA OK-
OKFUSKEE OK-OKMULGEE OK-OSAGE OK-OTTAWA OK-PAWNEE OK-PITTSBURG OK-
PUSHMATAHA OK-ROGERS OK-SEBASTIAN AR-SEQUOYAH OK-TULSA OK-WAGONER OK-
WASHINGTON OK-WASHINGTON AR-
947 PM CDT THU OCT 30 2014

...WIDESPREAD FREEZING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED SATURDAY MORNING...


THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

DISCUSSION...
NORTHERLY WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN BREEZY OVERNIGHT ACROSS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS AS A SECONDARY
PUSH OF COLDER AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION. NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER
IS FORECAST THROUGH TONIGHT.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...NO HAZARDS.
SUNDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL.
MONDAY AND TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...HEAVY RAIN POTENTIAL.
WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
A MUCH COLDER AIRMASS UNDERNEATH HIGH PRESSURE IS FORECAST TO
FILTER INTO THE REGION FRIDAY AND SATURDAY WITH TEMPERATURES
SATURDAY MORNING BELOW FREEZING FOR MOST OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND
ALSO NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. A FREEZE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR FRIDAY
NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING OVER MOST OF THE REGION...WITH A
FREEZE WATCH FOR LOCATIONS NEAR THE RED RIVER. TEMPERATURES BEGIN
TO WARM SUNDAY AS GUSTY SOUTHERLY WINDS RETURN AHEAD OF AN UPPER
LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT. THE GUSTY
WINDS COMBINED WITH SOME VEGETATION DYING AND DRYING OUT FROM THE
FREEZE COULD CREATE SOME AREAS OF FIRE WEATHER DANGER OVER PARTS
OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES RETURN SUNDAY NIGHT ACROSS
NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND SPREAD ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS MONDAY AND TUESDAY AS THE UPPER LEVEL LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM AND COLD FRONT APPROACH AND MOVE INTO THE REGION.
INCREASING DEEP PACIFIC MOISTURE AHEAD OF THE COLD FRONT WILL
ALLOW FOR THE POTENTIAL OF HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE REGION MONDAY
INTO TUESDAY. THE COLD FRONT LOOKS TO MOVE THROUGH THE REGION
TUESDAY...WITH A CONTINUED CHANCE FOR RAIN SHOWERS BEHIND THE
FRONT TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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