Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FLUS44 KTSA 221003
HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
503 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-231000-
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-
503 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...TULSA...BARTLESVILLE AND SURROUNDING AREAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...MIDDAY.

DISCUSSION...

HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 100 TO 105 DEGREES ACROSS MUCH OF THE
REGION TODAY. PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...INCLUDING
TULSA...BARTLESVILLE AND THE SURROUNDING AREAS...WILL SEE HEAT
INDICES IN THE 105 TO 110 RANGE.

SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST TO NEAR 25 MPH THIS AFTERNOON
MAINLY TO THE NORTH OF HIGHWAY 412 IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
SATURDAY...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
SUNDAY AND MONDAY...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL MAINTAIN HOT AND DRY
CONDITIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL INCREASE BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK AS
THE RIDGE BEGINS TO BREAK DOWN...AND A FRONTAL BOUNDARY APPROACHES
THE REGION.

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




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