Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
109 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-281130-
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-
109 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015


...LIGHT SNOW LIKELY INTO THIS EVENING ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA...

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WINTER WEATHER.
SNOW ACCUMULATION.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.
ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS IN LATER PERIODS.

DISCUSSION...
LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD NORTHEAST
ACROSS MUCH OF THE FORECAST AREA. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS
BEEN EXTENDED NORTHWARD...TO THE KANSAS BORDER. 1 TO 2 INCHES OF
SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED IN THESE COUNTIES...WITH BETWEEN A TRACE TO
AN INCH OF SNOW ACROSS FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA INTO WESTERN ARKANSAS.
THE PRECIPITATION WILL DISSIPATE LATER THIS EVENING...AS THE
SYSTEM SHIFTS OFF TO THE NORTHEAST.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...AND WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
WEDNESDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
ANOTHER ROUND OF WINTRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED FOR SATURDAY INTO
SATURDAY NIGHT...MAINLY ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA. AT THIS
TIME...AROUND 1 TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW APPEAR POSSIBLE GENERALLY
NORTH OF INTERSTATE 44. TO THE SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 44...A LIGHT
WINTRY MIX IS FORECAST...WITH LIGHTER ACCUMULATIONS OF
SNOW...SLEET AND ICE EXPECTED. BY SATURDAY NIGHT...PRECIPITATION
SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40 SHOULD MAINLY BE RAIN...WITH AREAS FARTHER
NORTH TRANSITIONING TO LIGHT SLEET...FREEZING RAIN OR FREEZING
DRIZZLE. TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO WARM ABOVE FREEZING BY
SUNDAY MORNING...ENDING THE WINTER WEATHER THREAT.

SOME LIGHT RAIN OR LIGHT FREEZING RAIN IS POSSIBLE LATE SUNDAY
NIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING FOR NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST
ARKANSAS. ICING AMOUNTS LOOK VERY LIGHT AT THIS TIME.

A QUICK WARM UP IS EXPECTED MONDAY AND ESPECIALLY BY TUESDAY...WITH
LOW-LEVEL MOISTURE RAPIDLY IMPROVING. SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM
CHANCES WILL INCREASE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY...WITH SOME
LOCALIZED SEVERE WEATHER NOT OUT OF THE QUESTION. COLDER WEATHER
RETURN BY WEDNESDAY...WITH LOW CHANCES OF LIGHT SNOW FOR PARTS OF
NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.

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

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