Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FLUS44 KTSA 181004
HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
504 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-191000-
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-
504 AM CDT MON AUG 18 2014



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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA...WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS.
ONSET...EARLY AFTERNOON.


DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED MAINLY BE CONFINED
TO PARTS OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AS ONGOING ACTIVITY MOVES EAST
SOUTHEAST THIS MORNING.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE THROUGH THE DAY AS
ANY LEFT OVER BOUNDARIES WILL SERVE AS A FOCUS FOR DEVELOPMENT.
STORMS THAT DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON DURING PEAK HEATING WILL CARRY A
LIMITED RISK FOR SEVERE WIND GUSTS. NORTHWEST FLOW ALOFT MAY PUSH
ADDITIONAL STORMS THAT DEVELOP IN KANSAS INTO PARTS OF NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA LATE TONIGHT.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.
TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
WEDNESDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
SUNDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
HOT...AND MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THIS WEEK. THE
HOTTEST TEMPERATURES MAY OCCUR TOWARDS THE END OF THE WEEK AS AN
UPPER RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE TAKES HOLD OVER THE PLAINS. AS THE
WEEK PROGRESSES...CURING VEGETATION WILL AID IN LOWERING RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES...AND WILL RESULT IN LESS OPPRESSIVE AFTERNOON HEAT
INDEX VALUES DESPITE THE ACTUAL TEMPERATURES.


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