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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1146 PM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-030800-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROGERS...BENTONVILLE...BERRYVILLE...
EUREKA SPRINGS...FAYETTEVILLE...SPRINGDALE...HUNTSVILLE...
VAN BUREN...OZARK...CHARLESTON...FORT SMITH...ANTLERS...CLAYTON...
HUGO...PAWHUSKA...BARTLESVILLE...NOWATA...VINITA...MIAMI...
PAWNEE...TULSA...CLAREMORE...PRYOR...GROVE...JAY...SAPULPA...
OKEMAH...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...TAHLEQUAH...STILWELL...MUSKOGEE...
CHECOTAH...SALLISAW...MCALESTER...STIGLER...WILBURTON...POTEAU
1146 PM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

.NOW...
AT 11:45 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS INDICATED
SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS CONTINUING TO MOVE EAST NORTHEAST
ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND INTO NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA. THIS
ACTIVITY WAS MAINLY WEST OF HIGHWAY 75 IN NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND
MAINLY SOUTH OF A MCALESTER TO POTEAU LINE IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
DRIER AIR NEAR THE SURFACE WAS KEEPING SOME OF THE RAIN FROM
REACHING THE GROUND.

THROUGH 2 AM...SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO
SPREAD ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND INTO WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS. THE
GREATER CHANCES FOR RAIN REACHING THE GROUND LOOKS TO BE MAINLY
WEST AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM BARTLESVILLE TO MUSKOGEE TO FORT
SMITH ARKANSAS. HOURLY RAINFALL FROM TRACE AMOUNTS TO SEVERAL
HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
445 PM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-031115-
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-
445 PM CST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

.DAY ONE...THIS EVENING AND TONIGHT.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
SATURDAY...NO HAZARDS.
SUNDAY AND MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.
WEDNESDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
WIDESPREAD RAIN IS EXPECTED ON SATURDAY WITH THE HEAVIEST
AMOUNTS REMAINING ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND POINTS
SOUTHWARD.  RAINS WILL END ON SUNDAY BEFORE A STORM
SYSTEM PASSES OVER THE REGION AND BRINGS A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS TO FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST
ARKANSAS.  A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE REGION
ON WEDNESDAY BRINGING MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES FOR THE REMAINDER
THE WEEK. THERE IS A SMALL CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW EARLY WEDNESDAY
AND AGAIN WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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