Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
500 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

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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-
500 AM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

...DANGEROUS HEAT EXPECTED TODAY...

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...Elevated.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...Late Evening.

FLASH FLOOD.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
ONSET... .

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
ONSET... .

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...Significant.
AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and Western Arkansas.
ONSET...Late Morning.

AREA AT GREATEST RISK...Northwest of a Vinita to Okemah Line.

DISCUSSION...
Hot and humid conditions are expected again today, with Heat index
values in excess of 105 degrees over a large portion of eastern
Oklahoma and west central Arkansas. Parts of northeast Oklahoma
will likely see heat indices over 110 degrees.

A weakening complex of thunderstorms will move into parts of
northwest Arkansas early this morning, with a very limited threat
of gusty winds through mid morning. A cold front will move into
northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas by late this evening,
bringing a good chance of showers and thunderstorms. A few storms
could be severe with damaging winds and large hail, along with
locally heavy rainfall.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Activation of the Regional Spotter Network Likely.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
SUNDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
MONDAY through FRIDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
The cold front will slowly move through the area Sunday, with the
threat of showers and thunderstorms and a limited threat of
severe weather shifting south during the day. After a brief cool
down to start next week, hot weather will return mid to late week.

weather.gov/tulsa Contains additional information.

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