Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
449 AM 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-
449 AM CDT Fri Jun 16 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...Southeast OK and Western AR this afternoon...far
            Northeast OK this evening.

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

DISCUSSION...
Hot and humid conditions are expected again this afternoon, with
heat index values topping out between 100 and 105 degrees in parts
of the area. Isolated afternoon thunderstorms are possible this
afternoon across southeast Oklahoma and west central Arkansas,
with a limited threat of gusty winds. Additional thunderstorms are
expected mainly across Kansas this evening, with a limited risk of
these storms affecting far northeast Oklahoma.

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. 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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