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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
514 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-260015-
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
514 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

.NOW...
AT 5:12 PM... NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MOVING NORTHEAST ACROSS PARTS OF
NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA. THE SHOWERS AND STORMS WERE LOCATED MAINLY ALONG
AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY AND ALONG AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 75.

THROUGH 7 PM... SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO SLOWLY
BEGIN DIMINISHING ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA. ISOLATED STRONG GUSTY
WIND...SMALL HAIL... AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL ARE POSSIBLE FROM THE
STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
510 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-261000-
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-
510 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...ONGOING.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS
EVENING ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA NEAR A SLOW MOVING
FRONTAL BOUNDARY. AN ISOLATED SEVERE STORM WILL REMAIN
POSSIBLE...WITH DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE HAIL BEING THE MAIN
CONCERN. A COMPLEX OF SHOWERS AND STORMS ORGANIZING TO OUR WEST
MAY MOVE INTO MAINLY NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA LATER TONIGHT...WITH
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL BEING THE MAIN CONCERN BY THAT TIME.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
LOCAL SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN BE POSSIBLE ACROSS
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AS A
SERIES OF WEAK UPPER WAVES LIFT NORTH OUT OF TEXAS.

SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL CONTINUE SUNDAY THROUGH MUCH
OF NEXT WEEK AS A MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIRMASS REMAINS IN PLACE.
THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT NEXT WEEK WILL MAINLY BE CONFINED TO THE
AFTERNOON HOURS IN ASSOCIATION WITH PEAK HEATING.

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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