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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1245 PM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-251100-
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-
1245 PM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS IN NORTHEAST OK TODAY...

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS...ESPECIALLY ALONG
   AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 75.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...

FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO DETERIORATE THIS AFTERNOON
...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 75 IN EASTERN OKLAHOMA.
SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS GUSTING BETWEEN 30 AND 40 MPH ARE EXPECTED
WITH UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES AND HUMIDITY LEVELS FALLING
BELOW 30 PERCENT. THESE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL PROMOTE AGGRESSIVE
FIRE BEHAVIOR THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
DRY WEATHER WITH TEMPERATURES NEAR SEASONAL NORMALS WILL PREVAIL
THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. PARTS OF THE AREA WILL CONTINUE TO SEE A
LIMITED FIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL EACH AFTERNOON.

WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

$$



Red Flag Warning

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
310 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

OKZ054-055-059-060-064>066-250100-
/O.NEW.KTSA.FW.W.0001.170124T1800Z-170125T0100Z/
OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-PAWNEE-TULSA-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-
310 AM CST TUE JAN 24 2017

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CST THIS
EVENING FOR VERY DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS FOR LOCATIONS ALONG AND
WEST OF HIGHWAY 75 ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TULSA HAS ISSUED A RED FLAG
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CST THIS
EVENING.

* AFFECTED AREA...IN OKLAHOMA, OSAGE, WASHINGTON, PAWNEE, TULSA,
  CREEK, OKFUSKEE, AND OKMULGEE COUNTIES.

* WIND...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 40
  MPH.

* HUMIDITY...AROUND 20 PERCENT FROM MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.

* TEMPERATURE...HIGHS IN THE LOW TO MID 70S.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REPORT ANY FIRES IMMEDIATELY TO LOCAL OFFICIALS.

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT A DANGEROUS COMBINATION OF WEATHER
CONDITIONS AND DRY VEGETATION IS EXPECTED WITHIN 24 HOURS,
FAVORING RAPID GROWTH AND SPREAD OF ANY WILDFIRES. THE PRIMARY
WEATHER FACTORS INCLUDE STRONGER WINDS, LOWER HUMIDITIES, AND
WARMER TEMPERATURES.

&&

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