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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
513 PM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-301030-
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-
513 PM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

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...NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA MAINLY NORTHWEST OF INTERSTATE 44.
ONSET...THIS EVENING.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
HEAT INDEX VALUES OF  100 TO 105 OVER PARTS OF EASTERN
OKLAHOMA  AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS EARLY THIS EVENING
WILL FALL BELOW 100 BY MID-EVENING. A HEAT ADVISORY IS
IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF THAT REGION THROUGH 8 PM.

A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY NEAR THE KANSAS/OKLAHOMA BORDER
WILL DRIFT SOUTH.   ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
ARE EXPECTED ALONG AND BEHIND THE BOUNDARY THIS EVENING
AND OVERNIGHT. THE STRONGEST STORMS THAT FORM WILL HAVE
THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE ISOLATED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
SATURDAY...SUNDAY AND MONDAY...NO HAZARDS.
TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
THE WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY..WILL REMAIN STRETCHED ACROSS
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWESTERN ARKANSAS THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY... RESULTING IN SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS FOR MUCH
OF THE REGION EACH DAY. SEVERE WEATHER POTENTIAL IS LOW
HOWEVER..AN ISOLATED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS OR TWO CAN NOT
BE RULED OUT.

THE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM THAT HAS SUPPORTED HOT WEATHER
WILL GRADUALLY DRIFT WEST THURSDAY AND FRIDAY RESULTING
IN SLIGHTLY COOLER TEMPERATURES OVER OUR AREA.

HEAT WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE AGAIN THIS WEEKEND WITH MOST
LOCATIONS SEEING TEMPERATURES RETURNING TO NEAR OR ABOVE
SEASONAL AVERAGES BY SUNDAY...CONTINUING INTO THE MIDDLE
OF NEXT WEEK.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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