Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK
AWUS84 KTSA 291515
EASTERN OKLAHOMA/NORTHWEST ARKANSAS WEATHER SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1015 AM CDT WED JUN 29 2016
Skies became increasingly cloudy as a cloud shield spread into
the area from a thunderstorm complex over central Kansas and
western Oklahoma. The precipitation remained north and west of
the region. Low temperatures this morning were cooler, dropping
down into the upper 50s, to the upper 60s. At 10am, winds were out
of the southwest, between 5 and 10 miles per hour. Temperatures
ranged from 82 degrees in Fayetteville, to 84 degrees in Tulsa.
With the upper level ridge of high pressure shifted east of the
area, northwest flow will persist across the Southern Plains.
This will allow shower and thunderstorm complexes to develop, and
track southeast across Kansas and Oklahoma. There is a slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms developing this afternoon,
with better chances of precipitation Thursday afternoon into
Friday, especially across northeast Oklahoma and northwest
High temperatures today, will range from the mid 80s across
northwest Arkansas, to the upper 90s across portions of eastern
Oklahoma and west central Arkansas.
Low temperatures tonight, will range from the middle 60s to the
lower 70s area wide.