Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
846 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-231130-
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-
846 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

...HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOOD POTENTIAL INCREASE TOMORROW THROUGH
SATURDAY...

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Far Southeast Oklahoma.
ONSET...3 AM.

POOR VISIBILITY.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and Western Arkansas.
ONSET...Midnight.

DISCUSSION...
Patchy fog, with visibilities under a mile at times, will be
possible beginning around midnight and continuing into early
morning Friday. Visibilities may vary over short distances. In
addition, showers and isolated thunderstorms may again increase
from south to north across parts of far southeast Oklahoma toward
daybreak Friday morning.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.
FRIDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...Heavy Rain Potential.
SATURDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...Very High Fire Weather Potential...
           High Wind Potential...Heavy Rain Potential.
SUNDAY AND MONDAY...No Hazards.
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
An active pattern will remain across the area with additional
rounds of shower and thunderstorm activity likely. Heavy rainfall
is expected across portions of southeast Oklahoma and into western
Arkansas beginning tomorrow and continuing through Saturday,
leading to an increase in areal and flash flooding concerns.
Conditions may also favor strong to severe thunderstorms on
Saturday afternoon and evening. Windy and drier conditions behind
the front will raise fire weather concerns on Saturday afternoon,
especially across portions of northeast Oklahoma.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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