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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
249 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-202130-
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-
249 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

.NOW...

AT 2:48 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS INDICATED
ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS MOVING TO THE
NORTHEAST AT AROUND 30 MPH ACROSS PARTS OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND
WESTERN ARKANSAS. A MUCH LARGE COMPLEX OF ACTIVITY WAS LOCATED TO
OUR WEST AND SOUTHWEST...ALSO LIFTING NORTHEAST.

THROUGH 4:30 PM...OCCASIONAL LIGHT SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE AREA...WITH ADDITIONAL DEVELOPMENT POSSIBLE ANYWHERE ACROSS
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS. ANY PRECIPITATION DURING
THIS TIME WILL BE BRIEF AND LIGHT...RESULTING IN AVERAGE HOURLY
RAINFALL RATES OF A TRACE TO A COUPLE HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH. MORE
WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED LATER THIS EVENING AND
OVERNIGHT.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
120 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-211000-
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-
120 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS EVENING.

DISCUSSION...
A WEAK UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM CENTERED OVER EASTERN NEW MEXICO
AND PANHANDLE OF OKLAHOMA AND NORTH TEXAS WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE SOUTHERN PLAINS TONIGHT... INTO THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY
LATE MONDAY.  SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
THIS AFTERNOON WILL BECOME MORE NUMEROUS TONIGHT.  LIMITED
MOISTURE AND WEAK WIND FIELDS WILL KEEP THUNDERSTORMS THAT
DO FORM FROM BECOMING SEVERE.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.
WEDNESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
SATURDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AGAIN MONDAY BEFORE
THE UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM CLEARS OUR AREA. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
ARE UNLIKELY.

ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM WILL BRING A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
TO OUR REGION LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

A MORE POTENT SYSTEM IS EXPECTED NEXT WEEKEND.

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