Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
508 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-241030-
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-
508 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016


...DANGEROUS HEAT CONTINUES THROUGH THE WEEKEND...

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

.DAY ONE...THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...EASTERN OKALHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS HAVE DEVELOPED OVER PARTS OF THE HIGHER
TERRAIN LOCATIONS OF FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA. ADDITIONAL ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE OVER FAR SOUTHEAST AND ALSO
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS THROUGH SUNSET. AFTER SUNSET THUNDERSTORM
POTENTIAL WILL BEGIN TO DECREASE WITH THE LOSS OF DAYTIME HEATING.
SOME GUSTY WINDS COULD BE POSSIBLE WITHIN ANY THUNDERSTORM
DEVELOPMENT.

ALSO THIS AFTERNOON...DANGEROUS HEAT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WITH
HEAT INDEX VALUES IN THE 102 TO NEAR 110 DEGREES WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS EASTERN OKALHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS INTO THE EARLY
EVENING HOURS. A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
LOCAL SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT ANTICIPATED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT
 POTENTIAL.
WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN COMMON ACROSS EASTERN
OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS SUNDAY WITH SOME POTENTIAL
REMAINING INTO THE UPCOMING WEEK BEFORE THE RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE SHIFTS WESTWARD.

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE
UPCOMING WEEK WITH HIGH PRESSURE SLIDING WESTWARD ALLOWING A WEAK
FRONTAL BOUNDARY TO APPROACH THE REGION. GREATER CHANCES LOOK TO
BE EARLY IN THE WORK WEEK AND THEN AGAIN LATE IN THE WEEK ACROSS
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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