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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
550 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-081045-
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-
550 AM CST WED DEC 7 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WINTER WEATHER.
SNOW ACCUMULATION.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
    ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING.

ICE ACCUMULATION.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THIS EVENING.

DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
    ONSET...LATE TONIGHT.

DISCUSSION...
A STRONG ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL SURGE THROUGH THE AREA TODAY
BRINGING MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WORK
WEEK. AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL PROVIDE SOME LIFT BEHIND THE
FRONT WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR LIGHT SNOW ACROSS PORTIONS OF
NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS THIS AFTERNOON AND
EVENING. SOME LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE. SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN MINIMAL WITH A LIGHT DUSTING
POSSIBLE. WIND CHILL VALUES BY THURSDAY MORNING WILL BE THE COLDEST
OF THE SEASON THUS FAR...WITH VALUES IN THE ZERO TO 10 ABOVE ZERO
RANGE EXPECTED.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...NO HAZARDS.
SATURDAY...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN TO MODERATE BY THE WEEKEND WITH THE RETURN
OF STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTH WINDS ON SATURDAY. ANOTHER STRONG COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION ON SUNDAY WITH LIGHT RAIN POSSIBLE
ALONG AND AHEAD OF THE FRONTAL BOUNDARY.

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

$$




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