Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
514 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-261015-
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-
514 AM CDT WED MAR 25 2015


...SEVERE WEATHER IS EXPECTED TODAY ALONG WITH THE THREAT FOR HEAVY
   RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING...


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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.
TORNADO.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

FLASH FLOOD.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.


SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...AROUND MID DAY AS WINDS INCREASE.


DISCUSSION...
A COUPLE OF ROUNDS OF SEVERE STORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. THUNDERSTORMS
ARE FIRST EXPECTED TO INITIATE BY AROUND MID AFTERNOON NEAR AN
APPROACHING COLD FRONT. THESE STORMS ARE MOST LIKELY TO BE DISCRETE
SUPERCELLS AND WILL HAVE THE CAPABILITY TO PRODUCE LARGE HAIL AND
DAMAGING WINDS. AN ISOLATED TORNADO WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

A SECOND ROUND OF SEVERE STORMS IS EXPECTED LATER THIS EVENING AS
THE COLD FRONT MAKES ITS WAY ACROSS THE REGION. THIS ACTIVITY IS
EXPECTED TO BE MOSTLY POST-FRONTAL MULTI-CELLULAR. ALONG WITH LARGE HAIL
AND DAMAGING WINDS... THIS ACTIVITY WILL HAVE THE CAPABILITY TO
PRODUCE HEAVY RAINFALL AND LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING.

STRONG GUSTY POST-FRONTAL WINDS WILL ALSO BE AN ISSUE... WITH
GUSTS APPROACHING 40 MPH OVER A FAIRLY WIDE AREA.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
ACTIVATION OF THE REGIONAL SPOTTER NETWORK LIKELY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...NO HAZARDS.
MONDAY AND TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.


EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
WARM WEATHER AND MOISTURE RETURN OVER THE WEEKEND WILL AGAIN SET THE
STAGE FOR THUNDERSTORMS AS A COLD FRONT TRAVERSES THE REGION MONDAY
INTO TUESDAY.

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PLANNING STATEMENT...
PLEASE CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS AND PRODUCTS THROUGHOUT
THE DAY TODAY AS THE CHANCE FOR SEVERE WEATHER INCREASES.

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

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