Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1235 PM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-311030-
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-
1235 PM CDT SAT JUL 30 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...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
A THUNDERSTORM COMPLEX WILL MOVE OUT OF FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND
ACROSS WESTERN ARKANSAS EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG OUTFLOW BOUNDARIES AND NEAR A WEAK FRONTAL
BOUNDARY ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. ANY
OF THESE THUNDERSTORMS COULD BE STRONG TO SEVERE WITH STRONG GUSTY WINDS
THE MAIN CONCERN. VERY HEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE IN A SHORT PERIOD
OF TIME WHICH COULD LEAD TO FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS.

THE THUNDERSTORM CHANCES CONTINUE OVERNIGHT ESPECIALLY ACROSS NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA AND FAR NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.

HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 100 AND 104 WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS
SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
SUNDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL CONTINUE ON SUNDAY PRIMARILY
OVER FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.  THE
PRIMARY HAZARD FOR THE UPCOMING WEEK WILL BE THE INCREASING
HEAT STRESS CONDITIONS...AS THE WEATHER PATTERN TURNS HOT
AND MOSTLY DRY.

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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