Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
1230 PM CDT Fri Jun 16 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-171000-
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-
1230 PM CDT Fri Jun 16 2017

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...Far southeast Oklahoma and Western Arkansas.
    ONSET...Mid to late afternoon.

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

DISCUSSION...

Hot and humid conditions are expected this afternoon, with heat
index values topping out between 100 and 105 degrees in parts of the
area. Isolated thunderstorms are possible by mid to late afternoon
across southeast Oklahoma and west central Arkansas, with a limited
threat of locally damaging winds. This activity is expected to
dissipate this evening with the loss of surface heating.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
SATURDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...Dangerous Heat Potential.
SUNDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
MONDAY...No Hazards.
TUESDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
WEDNESDAY through THURSDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Ahead of a cold front Saturday, afternoon heat indices in the 100
to 110 degree range are expected across much of eastern Oklahoma and
west central Arkansas. A heat advisory is in effect for portions of
eastern Oklahoma and west-central Arkansas. Take proper heat
precautions if you are planning outdoor activities.

Thunderstorm chances will return Saturday night into Sunday with
the cold front. Severe weather potential will be limited and
mainly in the form of damaging winds.

weather.gov/tulsa Contains additional information.

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