Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1233 PM CST SUN DEC 14 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-151100-
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-
1233 PM CST SUN DEC 14 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...MID AFTERNOON.

HEAVY RAIN AND FLASH FLOOD.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...ONGOING.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
A LINE OF SHOWERS...WITH ISOLATED EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE
ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS MAY ALSO DEVELOP LATER TODAY
FARTHER TO THE WEST ALONG THE DRYLINE. MOST THUNDERSTORMS WILL
REMAIN BELOW SEVERE LEVELS...BUT ISOLATED SEVERE POTENTIAL ALONG
THE DRYLINE WILL EXIST FROM MID AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING HOURS
ACROSS PARTS OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA...WITH THE HIGHEST RISK IN
SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA. DAMAGING WINDS AND HAIL WILL BE THE MAIN
THREATS WITH ANY SEVERE STORMS THAT MAY DEVELOP. LOCALLY HEAVY
RAIN COULD ALSO OCCUR. THE THUNDERSTORM THREATS SHOULD DIMINISH
FROM WEST TO EAST BY LATE EVENING.

IN ADDITION...GUSTY WINDS AHEAD OF THE STORM SYSTEM COULD RESULT
IN A LIMITED RISK OF FIRE SPREAD THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS PARTS OF
NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BEFORE THE INITIAL LINE OF SHOWERS AND STORMS
MOVES INTO THE AREA.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
LOCAL SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

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

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
FIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL WILL INCREASE BY TUESDAY AS DRIER AIR MOVES
IN BEHIND TODAYS STORM SYSTEM AND GUSTY WINDS PERSIST.

ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM WILL PUSH INTO THE AREA LATE IN THE
UPCOMING WEEK...WITH PRECIPITATION EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD EASTERN
OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS PRIMARILY THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. AS
COLDER AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION...A PERIOD OF WINTRY
PRECIPITATION MAY OCCUR LATE FRIDAY BEFORE THE SYSTEM DEPARTS.

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