Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FLUS44 KTSA 222200
HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
400 PM CST SUN FEB 22 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-231130-
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-
400 PM CST SUN FEB 22 2015


...TRAVEL IMPACTS LIKELY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WINTER WEATHER.
SNOW ACCUMULATION.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS IN LATER PERIODS.

WIND CHILL.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...LATE TONIGHT.


SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
LIGHT SNOW ALONG WITH SOME AREAS OF A SNOW SLEET MIX WERE OCCURRING
ACROSS PARTS OF SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS LATE
THIS AFTERNOON. PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN WERE ALSO STILL OCCURRING
ACROSS LOCATIONS CLOSER TO THE RED RIVER..WHERE TEMPERATURES WERE
STILL ABOVE FREEZING. LIGHT SNOW AND SLEET WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
EASTWARD AND SPREAD THROUGHOUT SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL
ARKANSAS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. ADDITIONAL CHANCES OF
LIGHT SNOW AND SLEET WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40
OVERNIGHT AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES THROUGH THE PLAINS.
ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL
REMAIN POSSIBLE THROUGH TONIGHT. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
/OKCWSWTSA/ REMAINS IN EFFECT INTO MONDAY EVENING ACROSS THESE
LOCATIONS.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
MONDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS WIND CHILL POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.
WEDNESDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
SATURDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW WILL TRACK ACROSS THE AREA ON MONDAY...WITH
ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS LIKELY ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40.
THIS WILL ADD AND ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES TO THE AMOUNTS RECEIVED
SUNDAY NIGHT...WHICH WILL WORSEN ANY ONGOING TRAVEL IMPACTS.

A BRIEF WARM UP IS EXPECTED TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY BEFORE THE
NEXT STRONG COLD FRONT ARRIVES AND PUSHES TEMPERATURES WELL
BELOW NORMAL.  ADDITIONALLY...THE WEATHER PATTERN WILL REMAIN
UNSETTLED WHICH WILL MAINTAIN A CHANCE OF WINTER WEATHER FOR
LATE WEEK INTO NEXT WEEKEND.

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

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