Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1121 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-131745-
BENTON-CARROLL-WASHINGTON AR-MADISON-CRAWFORD-FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-
PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-CRAIG-OTTAWA-PAWNEE-
TULSA-ROGERS-MAYES-DELAWARE-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-WAGONER-
CHEROKEE-ADAIR-MUSKOGEE-MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-
LATIMER-LE FLORE-
1121 AM CDT MON OCT 13 2014

.NOW...

AT 11:21 AM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS INDICATED
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS OCCURRING ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN
ARKANSAS. THIS ACTIVITY CONTINUES TO ROTATE COUNTER-CLOCKWISE
AROUND AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE PASSING OVER THE REGION. LIGHT
SHOWERS WERE MOST COMMON WITH THIS ACTIVITY...WITH SOME POCKETS OF
MODERATE RAINFALL OCCURRING ON THE BACKSIDE OF THE SYSTEM.

THROUGH 12:45 PM...OCCASIONAL SHOWERS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS
THE AREA...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. THE
GREATEST COVERAGE OF THE RAINFALL DURING THIS TIME WILL OCCUR
ALONG AND NORTH OF AN OKEMAH TO MIAMI LINE...WITH MORE WIDELY
SCATTERED COVERAGE EXPECTED SOUTH AND EAST OF THIS LINE. LIGHT
SHOWERS WILL REMAIN COMMON...WITH AVERAGE HOURLY RAINFALL OF ONE
TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS. ISOLATED STRONGER SHOWERS WILL RESULT IN
HOURLY AMOUNTS OF UP TO ONE QUARTER INCH. A COLD FRONT WILL BE
PUSHING THROUGH THE AREA TODAY...WITH STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS TO
GRADUALLY BECOME ESTABLISHED. NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WILL
BECOME COMMON ACROSS AREAS BEHIND THE FRONT...WITH HIGHER GUSTS
OF AROUND 40 MPH EXPECTED.

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