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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
450 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

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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-
450 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017


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

.DAY ONE...This Evening and Tonight.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...Elevated.
AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and Western Arkansas.
ONSET...Ongoing.

DISCUSSION...
Breezy southerly winds combined with low relative humidity values
and warm temperatures increased fire weather dangers across
Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas this afternoon. By late
afternoon...wind speeds had begun to weaken and will continue to
subside overnight. This will allow for fire dangers to decrease
with improving conditions after sunset as relative humidity values
recover.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...No Hazards.
MONDAY...Very High Fire Weather Potential...High Wind Potential.
TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Strong southerly winds return Monday with gusts in the 20 to 35
mph range possible across Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
These winds combined with ongoing dry conditions and warm
temperatures will aid in increasing fire weather dangers across
the region Monday.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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