Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
501 AM CST THU NOV 27 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-281100-
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-
501 AM CST THU NOV 27 2014


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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.


FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...MAINLY NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...AFTERNOON.


DISCUSSION...
SOUTH WINDS RETURN TODAY...AND WILL INCREASE INTO THE 10 TO 20 MPH
RANGE BY AFTERNOON ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA. AS WINDS INCREASE,
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL FALL INTO THE 30 TO 40 PERCENT
RANGE. THESE WEATHER CONDITIONS...COMBINED WITH CURED FINE FUELS
WILL SUPPORT LIMITED FIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL DURING THE AFTERNOON
HOURS.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
FRIDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
FIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS GUSTY SOUTH
TO SOUTHWEST WINDS...AND WARMER TEMPERATURES INCREASE THROUGHOUT
THE REGION. HIGHEST FIRE DANGER WILL REMAIN ACROSS NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA AS THIS AREA IS LIKELY TO SEE THE STRONGEST WINDS AND
LOWEST RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES. DESPITE A COLD FRONT MOVING
THROUGH ON SUNDAY...FIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL WILL REMAIN HIGH
THROUGH MONDAY AS STRONG NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS DEVELOP BEHIND
THE BOUNDARY.

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