Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
100 PM CDT Wed Apr 19 2017

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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-
100 PM CDT Wed Apr 19 2017

...FLOODING CONCERNS INCREASE FRIDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...This afternoon and Tonight.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Locations near the Oklahoma Kansas border.
ONSET...After 3 AM.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...All eastern Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...Ongoing...diminishing after sunset.

DISCUSSION...
Breezy winds will continue through the afternoon with
frequent gusts of 25 to 35 mph.  Winds will lessen
after sunset.

Thunderstorms will develop across Kansas this evening
as a cold front pushes southward.  This front and
thunderstorm chances will move into northeast Oklahoma
before sunrise Thursday.  The strongest storms may
be capable of producing large hail, however any
severe weather is expected to remain isolated.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...Heavy Rain Potential.
FRIDAY...Severe Thunderstorm Potential...Heavy Rain Potential.
SATURDAY...High Wind Potential.
SUNDAY...No Hazards.
MONDAY and TUESDAY...High Wind Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Thunderstorms will continue through the day on Thursday
as the cold front makes slow progress southward.  The
severe weather potential during the day is expected to
remain limited.  More widespread showers and thunderstorms
are expected Thursday night through Friday, especially
along and north of Interstate 40.  Heavy rainfall is
expected across this region, and both flash flooding and
larger river flooding is likely to become a concern by
Friday night.  Additionally, severe weather potential
will increase south of the heaviest rains which will
including much of east central and southeast Oklahoma
along with northwest Arkansas.  Severe weather potential
will be highest from mid Friday afternoon through Friday
night as a cold front sweeps through the region.

Much cooler temperatures are expected Saturday with
rain ending from west to east.  Gusty south
winds return by early next week.

weather.gov/tulsa Contains additional information.

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