Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
1242 PM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-181015-
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-
1242 PM CDT Sat Jun 17 2017

...DANGEROUS HEAT EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON...

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...Elevated.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkanas.
ONSET...Late evening and overnight.

FLASH FLOOD.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas.
ONSET... Late evening and overnight.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...Late evening and overnight.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...Significant.
AREA...Much of eastern Oklahoma and west-central Arkansas.
ONSET...Late Afternoon.

AREA AT GREATEST RISK...Northeast Oklahoma...mainly west of highway 75.

DISCUSSION...
Hot and humid conditions are expected again today, especially across
rain free areas. Heat index values in excess of 105 degrees over a
large portion of eastern Oklahoma and west central Arkansas can be
expected. As clouds thin this afternoon, part of northeast Oklahoma
will likely see heat indices over 110 degrees.

Later this evening, a cold front will move into northeast Oklahoma
and northwest Arkansas and will bring a good chance of showers and
thunderstorms. A few storms could be severe with damaging winds and
large hail, along with locally heavy rainfall.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Activation of the Regional Spotter Network Likely.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
SUNDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
MONDAY through Friday...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
The cold front will slowly move through the area Sunday, with the
threat of showers and thunderstorms and a limited threat of
severe weather shifting south during the day. After a brief cool
down to start next week, hot weather will return mid to late week.

weather.gov/tulsa Contains additional information.

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