Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
508 AM CDT FRI JUL 24 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-251015-
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-
508 AM CDT FRI JUL 24 2015


|...DANGEROUSLY HOT CONDITIONS ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA TODAY...


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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.


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

AREA AT GREATEST RISK...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.




DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD BACK OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS
TODAY. THE HOT TEMPERATURES WILL COMBINE WITH AMPLE HUMIDITY TO
CREATE DANGEROUS HEAT INDEX VALUES THAT WILL RANGE FROM 105 TO 115
DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON. AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING WILL BE IN
EFFECT FROM NOON TO 8P TODAY FOR NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA. A HEAT
ADVISORY WILL BE IN EFFECT FOR THE REMAINDER OF EASTERN
OKLAHOMA...WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AND MUCH OF NORTHWEST ARKANSAS
FOR THE SAME TIME PERIOD.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
SATURDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF HOT AND HUMID WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH
THE WEEKEND..AND INTO NEXT WEEK AS AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE BUILDS
ACROSS THE REGION. AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 105 AND
111 DEGREES APPEAR LIKELY DURING THIS PERIOD. LOW THUNDERSTORM
CHANCES TOWARDS THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK MAY OFFER LIMITED RELIEF
FOR PARTS OF THE AREA.

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

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