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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
511 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 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-
511 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
RISK...Elevated.
AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...Ongoing.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...Elevated.
AREA...Southeast Oklahoma and West Central Arkansas.
ONSET...This afternoon.

DISCUSSION...
Showers and thunderstorms are ongoing early this morning along and
ahead of a cold front moving south into the area. Scattered
thunderstorms will remain possible through the day today as the
front pushes slowly south through the area. A strong storm or two
will be possible this afternoon from southeast Oklahoma into west
central Arkansas, but organized severe weather is not expected.

Afternoon heat index values will climb into the 100 to 105 degree
range today along and south of Interstate 40 in advance of the
cold front.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.
SATURDAY through TUESDAY...No Hazards.
WEDNESDAY and THURSDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Cooler and less humid weather will prevail this weekend into next
week. Thunderstorm chances will return by midweek as an upper
level disturbance moves into the area from the northwest.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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