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Freeze Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1134 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-010315-
/O.CON.KTSA.FZ.W.0002.141101T0400Z-141101T1500Z/
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-
1134 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
CDT SATURDAY...

A FREEZE WARNING IS IN EFFECT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

 * IN OKLAHOMA...CHEROKEE...ADAIR...CREEK...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...
   WAGONER...TULSA...ROGERS...MAYES...DELAWARE...PAWNEE...OTTAWA...
   PUSHMATAHA...CHOCTAW...WASHINGTON...OSAGE...CRAIG...NOWATA...
   PITTSBURG...SEQUOYAH...MCINTOSH...MUSKOGEE...LE FLORE...LATIMER
   AND HASKELL.

   IN ARKANSAS...WASHINGTON...MADISON...CRAWFORD...BENTON...
   SEBASTIAN...CARROLL AND FRANKLIN.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
 * A COLD CANADIAN AIRMASS WILL RUSH INTO THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON
   ON STIFF NORTH WINDS.  CLEAR SKIES...AND WINDS BECOMING LIGHT OR
   CALM OVERNIGHT WILL RESULT IN A WIDESPREAD FREEZE FOR ALL EASTERN
   OKLAHOMA...AND WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. TEMPERATURES
   WILL FALL INTO THE LOW AND MID 20S NORTH OF INTERSTATE 40 AND MID
   AND UPPER 20S SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40.

IMPACTS...
 * THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL PLANTS AND OTHER TENDER VEGETATION
   THAT ARE LEFT OUTDOORS OR UNPROTECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
 * OUTDOOR WATER PIPES SHOULD BE...DRAINED...OR ALLOWED TO RUN IN A
   SLOW STEADY STREAM. OUTDOOR GARDEN HOSES SHOULD BE DISCONNECTED OR
   DRAINED.

   PRECAUTIONS MUST BE TAKEN TO PROTECT FREEZE SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

 * STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL RADIO OR TELEVISION
   FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS WEATHER EVENT.

   ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT:
   WEATHER.GOV/TULSA.

&&

$$







Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
505 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-011000-
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-
505 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...HARD FREEZE FORECAST THIS WEEKEND...

THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...PORTIONS OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...MID MORNING.

DISCUSSION...

INCREASING NORTH WIND AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE
REGION...COMBINED WITH THE DRY AND CURING VEGETATION WILL YIELD A
LIMITED FIRE DANGER TODAY OVER PORTIONS OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
SATURDAY...NO HAZARDS.
SUNDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
MONDAY AND TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...HEAVY RAIN POTENTIAL.
WEDNESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...

STRONG SOUTH WINDS WILL RETURN ON SUNDAY...RAISING FIRE WEATHER
CONCERNS WITH THE CURING VEGETATION.

RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY FOR THE EARLY TO MIDDLE PART OF
NEXT WEEK...AS A FRONT AND UPPER DISTURBANCE MOVE INTO THE REGION.
THE RAIN WILL BE LOCALLY HEAVY.

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

LACY





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