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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
142 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-300900-
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-
142 AM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.NOW...

AT 1:45 AM...WEATHER RADARS DETECTED SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF A LINE FROM VINITA TO MCALESTER.
THE MAJORITY OF THE PRECIPITATION WAS OCCURRING FROM FAR SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA INTO WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS. MOVEMENT WAS TO THE NORTHEAST
AT 20 MPH.

THROUGH 4 AM...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE TO EXPAND ACROSS FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST
ARKANSAS. BRIEF HEAVY DOWNPOURS AND SMALL HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
932 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-301000-
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-
930 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

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...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE THROUGH
TONIGHT AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE PASSES TO OUR NORTH. AERIAL
COVERAGE MAY BE SLIGHTLY MORE NEAR THE KANSAS AND MISSOURI BORDER.
SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
SATURDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY WITH A GRADUAL
SHIFT EASTWARD DURING THE DAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL LIKELY STALL
NEAR THE OKLAHOMA KANSAS BORDER FOR THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT
WEEK...AND PROVIDE A CONTINUED CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS PRIMARILY
ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.

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