Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
600 PM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

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-
555 PM CDT WED JUL 16 2014

...HEAVY...EXCESSIVE...RAINFALL LIKELY THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY...

THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...WEST OF HIGHWAY 75 IN EASTERN OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...AFTER MIDNIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...AFTER MIDNIGHT.

DISCUSSION...
AREAS OF RAIN AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT MUCH OF
EASTERN OKLAHOMA / ADJACENT NORTHWEST ARKANSAS TONIGHT IN
ADVANCE OF AN APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE.

THE MOST RAIN...AND HIGHEST RISK OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
WEST OF HIGHWAY 75 AFTER MIDNIGHT.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...HEAVY RAIN POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
SATURDAY...NO HAZARDS.
SUNDAY...NO HAZARDS.
MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ONGOING ACROSS MUCH OF
EASTERN OKLAHOMA..AND PARTS OF WESTERN ARKANSAS THURSDAY
MORNING. RAIN AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL INCREASE IN
COVERAGE DURING THE DAY THURSDAY.  THE HEAVY RAIN THREAT
WILL CONTINUE THURSDAY NIGHT..INTO FRIDAY MORNING ACROSS
SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

WIDESPREAD  2 TO 5  INCH RAINFALL TOTALS ARE EXPECTED...
PRIMARILY FROM ABOUT INTERSTATE 40 SOUTH... WITH LOCALLY
HIGHER AMOUNTS...POSSIBLY UP TO 8 INCHES.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT THURSDAY AND FRIDAY FOR
THE AREA OF EXPECTED HEAVY RAINFALL.

A SLOW  WARMING TREND WILL DEVELOP OVER THE WEEKEND INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAT INDICES TO
EXCEED 100 DEGREES MONDAY AND TUESDAY. THERE WILL ALSO BE
A THREAT OF ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS STORMS AS WELL
DURING THAT TIME PERIOD.

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PLANNING STATEMENT...
PERSONS FROM AROUND INTERSTATE 40 AND SOUTH SHOULD PREPARE
FOR POTENTIAL FLASH FLOODING..AND MAIN-STEM RIVER FLOODING
THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY.

PLEASE REFER THE LATEST FLOOD STATEMENT /OKCFFATSA/ ISSUED BY THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
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