Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1105 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-240515-
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-
1105 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014


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

.DAY ONE...REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...AFTER 3 PM.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...AFTER NOON.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...ELEVATED.
 AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...EARLY AFTERNOON.

DISCUSSION...
CHANCES FOR RAIN SHOWERS ALONG WITH AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM WILL
BECOME POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS AS AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM AND
ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST. GREATER
CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION LOOK TO BE LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING ONCE THE COLD FRONT MOVES INTO THE REGION. SEVERE WEATHER
IS NOT ANTICIPATED WITH THIS ACTIVITY.

BEHIND THE COLD FRONT...GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS OF 30 TO NEAR 40 MPH
WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...WITH
GUSTS OF 20 TO 30 POSSIBLE FOR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA INTO NORTHWEST
ARKANSAS THIS EVENING. THESE GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE AREAS OF AT
LEAST LIMITED FIRE WEATHER DANGER ACROSS PARTS OF EASTERN
OKLAHOMA...WITH AREAS OF ELEVATED FIRE DANGER OVER LOCATIONS ALONG
AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 75 WHERE THE HIGHEST WIND GUSTS ARE EXPECTED.
BREEZY NORTHERLY WINDS SHOULD CONTINUE INTO THE OVERNIGHT
HOURS...HELPING TO DRY OUT CONDITIONS FOR A POTENTIAL CONTINUED
LIMITED FIRE DANGER THREAT TONIGHT.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
MONDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO FILTER DRY AIR IN BEHIND
THE DEPARTED SYSTEM ON MONDAY. AS A RESULT...WILDFIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL
WILL REMAIN VERY HIGH FOR MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST
ARKANSAS DURING THE DAY.

BEYOND MONDAY...SEVERAL REINFORCING SHOTS OF COOLER AIR ASSOCIATED
WITH DRY FRONTAL PASSAGES WILL MOVE THROUGH DURING THE UPCOMING
WEEK...AND WILL SET TEMPERATURES BACK A FEW DEGREES WITH EACH
FRONTAL PASSAGE.

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

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