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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
500 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-051130-
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-
500 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...TRAVEL IMPACTS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS...

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

WINTER WEATHER.
SNOW ACCUMULATION.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...ALL EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING...ENDING OVERNIGHT.

ICE ACCUMULATION.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...THIS EVENING...ENDING BY LATE EVENING.

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

DISCUSSION...
WIDESPREAD SNOW AND SLEET IS ONGOING ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA
AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...WITH AREAS OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN
LIKELY TO SPREAD INTO FAR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA DURING THE
EVENING HOURS.  THE HEAVIEST ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL BE FROM FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA INTO NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...
WHERE AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES IS POSSIBLE BEFORE THE
SNOW ENDS.  FURTHER WEST ACROSS MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS LIKELY
BEFORE SNOW ENDS.  SEVERAL REPORTS OF SLICKS ROADS HAVE
BEEN RECEIVED...AND ROAD CONDITIONS WILL NOT IMPROVE
OVERNIGHT.  EARLY MORNING COMMUTERS SHOULD ALLOW FOR
EXTRA DRIVE TIME.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN A WARMING TREND ON THURSDAY
WITH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES LIKELY BE EARLY
NEXT WEEK.  DRY WEATHER IS ALSO FORECAST TO PREVAIL
THROUGH THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK.

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

$$






Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
948 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-050530-
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-
948 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

.NOW...
AT 9:48 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS CONTINUED TO
INDICATE BANDS OF SNOW FALLING OVER EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN
ARKANSAS. WHILE THESE BANDS WERE LIFTING NORTHEAST AT AROUND 40
MPH...THE ENTIRE AREA WAS GRADUALLY SHIFTING EAST.

THROUGH 11:30 PM...PERIODS OF LIGHT TO OCCASIONAL MODERATE SNOW
WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE FOR AREAS PRIMARILY SOUTH OF INTERSTATE
44...WITH ONLY FLURRIES POSSIBLE NORTH OF THIS LINE. AVERAGE
HOURLY SNOWFALL RATES OF LESS THAN ONE INCH WILL REMAIN
COMMON...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS TO AROUND ONE INCH PER HOUR
POSSIBLE WITH THE HEAVIER BANDS. THIS AREA WILL CONTINUE TO
GRADUALLY SHIFT EAST WITH TIME. MANY AREA ROADWAYS REMAIN SLICK
AND HAZARDOUS. MOTORISTS SHOULD EXERCISE EXTREME CAUTION IF TRAVEL
IS NECESSARY THIS EVENING.

$$








Winter Storm Warning

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
840 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

ARZ020-029-OKZ049-053-075-076-051000-
/O.CON.KTSA.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150305T1000Z/
FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-LATIMER-LE FLORE-
840 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CST THURSDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...
 * IN OKLAHOMA...PUSHCHAIR...CHOCTAW...LE FLORE AND LATIMER. IN
   ARKANSAS...SEBASTIAN AND FRANKLIN.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...
 * AREAS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EARLY
   MORNING HOURS...WITH SNOW DIMINISHING LATE TONIGHT AND ENDING
   BEFORE SUNRISE.

 * ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES IS POSSIBLE.

IMPACTS...
 * TRAVEL WILL BECOME VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
 * DELAY TRAVEL AND STAY HOME IF POSSIBLE UNTIL CONDITIONS IMPROVE.

 * 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.

&&

$$



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