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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
549 AM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-161145-
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-
549 AM CST Mon Jan 15 2018


...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3PM FOR PORTIONS OF
NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...


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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

WINTER WEATHER.
SNOW ACCUMULATION.
RISK...Limited.
 AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and far northwest Arkansas.
 ONSET...Evening...Beginning after 6PM.

ICE ACCUMULATION.
RISK...Limited.
 AREA...Southeast Oklahoma. Arkansas.
 ONSET...Beginning after 6PM.

WIND CHILL.
RISK...Significant.
 AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas.
 ONSET...This afternoon and continuing overnight.

DISCUSSION...
A strong cold front will work its way south across the region this
morning bringing chances for snow across portions of northeast
Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas this morning and early afternoon.
Snowfall accumulations of 1 to 2 inches will be common for this
much of this area with lesser amounts further south and west. Much
colder air will surge in behind the front, and combined with
gusty northerly winds will allow dangerous wind chill values to
develop this afternoon and continuing through Tuesday morning. A
wintry mix will be possible later this evening as the front pushes
into the Red River Valley with minor ice accumulations possible
across southeast Oklahoma.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.
TUESDAY...Very High Fire Weather Potential...High Wind Potential...Dangerous Wind Chill Potential.
WEDNESDAY...Dangerous Wind Chill Potential.
THURSDAY through SATURDAY...No Hazards.
SUNDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Strong northerly winds and overnight temperatures dropping into
the single digits to low teens will create dangerous wind chill
values overnight tonight and into Tuesday. Dangerous wind chills
will again develop Wednesday morning as cold air remains over the
region.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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