Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
103 PM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-241030-
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-
103 PM CDT Sun Jul 23 2017

...DANGEROUS HEAT CONTINUES TODAY...

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...Mainly south and east of Interstate 44.
    ONSET...After 2PM.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
    RISK...Significant.
    AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and Western Arkansas.
    ONSET...Ongoing.

DISCUSSION...
This afternoon, an outflow boundary from early morning storms
extended from far northeast Oklahoma through south central
Oklahoma. This boundary will be the focus for afternoon
thunderstorms across the area. Wind shear is weak...but hot
afternoon temperatures could result in a few strong to severe
thunderstorms capable of producing strong winds. Thunderstorms
should diminish into the early evening hours.

Afternoon heat index values ranged from the upper 80s to lower 90s
along the Kansas/Oklahoma border with values from 105 to 110
across southeast Oklahoma. A heat advisory remains in effect til 8
PM across northeast portions of Oklahoma and western Arkansas,
with an excessive heat warning in effect until 8 PM for portions
of southeast Oklahoma, generally south of Interstate 40.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Local Spotter Activation May Be Needed.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.
MONDAY and TUESDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...Dangerous Heat Potential.
WEDNESDAY...Dangerous Heat Potential.
THURSDAY through SATURDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Low chances of showers and thunderstorms will continue for Monday into
Tuesday...especially across southeast Oklahoma and western Arkansas.
Hot and humid conditions will persist as well...with the next chance of
storms coming late into the week as a front approaches.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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CORFIDI


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