Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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FLUS44 KTSA 231714
HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1214 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-241015-
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-
1214 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

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...ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF INTERSTATE 44.
    ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON
AHEAD OF AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE...WITH THE GREATEST COVERAGE
BEING ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF INTERSTATE 44. MOST OF THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN BELOW SEVERE LIMITS...BUT ONE OR TWO MAY
BE STRONG TO SEVERE THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...WITH DAMAGING WINDS
AND BRIEF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN BEING THE GREATEST THREATS.
COVERAGE AND INTENSITY WILL DIMINISH BY MID EVENING.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
LOCAL SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE
WEDNESDAY EVENING AND INTO THURSDAY MORNING ACROSS NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA.

A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTH THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND
INTO THURSDAY EVENING. A FEW STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL
BE POSSIBLE ALONG THE FRONT ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL REMAIN IN THE FORECAST FRIDAY AND TO A
LESSER EXTENT...THIS WEEKEND...AS A MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS
REMAINS IN PLACE.

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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