Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
501 AM CST Thu Feb 16 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-171115-
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-
501 AM CST Thu Feb 16 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma.
ONSET..Late morning.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...Elevated.
AREA...Northeast oklahoma.
ONSET...Late morning.

DISCUSSION...
A Red Flag Warning /OKCRFWTSA/ has been posted for portions of
northeast Oklahoma from 11 am until 6 pm Today. Southwesterly
winds of 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around 30 mph will combine
with unseasonably warm temperatures and relative humidity values
around 25 percent to create the increased fire danger. Despite
recent rains, any fire that is able to start will spread rapidly.
Fire weather conditions will improve after sunset.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
FRIDAY and Saturday...No Hazards.
SUNDAY through Tuesday...Thunderstorm Potential.
WEDNESDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
The chances of showers and isolated thunderstorms increase Sunday
night and continue into Tuesday as an upper level low moves out
of northern Mexico and across Texas.

weather.gov/tulsa Contains additional information.

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