Short Term Forecast
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1109 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-281900-
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-
1109 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

.NOW...

AT 11:08 AM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS CONTINUED TO
DETECT AREAS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW SPREADING ACROSS EASTERN
OKLAHOMA AND INTO WESTERN ARKANSAS. A MORE INTENSE SNOW BAND WAS
MOVING INTO PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...NORTH OF HIGHWAY 40.
A WINTRY MIX WAS BEING REPORTED ACROSS FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA. ALL
THIS ACTIVITY WAS MOVING TOWARD THE NORTHEAST...AROUND 35 MILES
PER HOUR.

THROUGH 1:00 PM...PERIODS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL
PERSIST ACROSS MUCH OF THE FORECAST AREA. A MIX OF
SNOW...SLEET...AND RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF A TRACE...UP TO AN INCH PER HOUR
WILL BE COMMON...WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS LIKELY ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
WITH THE SNOW THAT ALREADY FELL YESTERDAY...THIS COULD INCREASE
SNOW DEPTH AMOUNTS TO OVER 6 INCHES IN SOME LOCATIONS. A WINTER
STORM WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE AREA...ALONG AND NORTH OF
HIGHWAY 412. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...DRIVE CAREFULLY AS ROADWAYS WILL
LIKELY DETERIORATE QUICKLY.

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