Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47
000
FLUS44 KTSA 201801
HWOTSA

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
101 PM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-211030-
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-
101 PM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017

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 and western Arkansas.
ONSET...Late Afternoon.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...Elevated.
AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas.
ONSET...Ongoing.


DISCUSSION...
Heat advisories are in effect today for eastern Oklahoma
and west central Arkansas.  Afternoon heat index values
of 105 to 109 degrees are expected today.  Review heat
safety guidelines if you have outdoor plans.
Isolated thunderstorms will also be possible this
afternoon and early evening.  Any storm which does
develop will have potential for locally damaging winds.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Local Spotter Activation May Be Needed.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.
MONDAY and Tuesday...Thunderstorm Potential...Dangerous Heat Potential.
WEDNESDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
THURSDAY...No Hazards.
FRIDAY and Saturday...Thunderstorm Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Hot and humid conditions will continue on Monday along
with isolated afternoon and evening thunderstorms.
A cold front is forecast to move through the area on
Tuesday with hot temperatures again preceding the cold
frontal passage.  Widespread showers and thunderstorms
are expected Tuesday afternoon through Tuesday night
as the front pushes southward.  Locally heavy rainfall
is possible Tuesday night.  Showers and thunderstorms
end on Wednesday with noticeably cooler temperatures
for late week.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.