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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
1257 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-251115-
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-
1257 PM CST Fri Nov 24 2017

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...ongoing.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas.
ONSET...ongoing.


DISCUSSION...
South to southwest winds will gust to around 25 mph this afternoon across
portions of northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas. These winds will
combine with relative humidity values of 25 to 40 percent and unseasonably
warm temperatures to create a high fire danger this Afternoon. Conditions
will improve by sunset as the winds subside and the humidity increases.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.
SATURDAY and Sunday...No Hazards.
MONDAY...High Wind Potential.
TUESDAY through Thursday...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Strong south winds are expected on Monday, with gusts in the 25 to
30 mph range across eastern Oklahoma and far northwest Arkansas.
The strong winds and warm temperatures will raise fire weather
concerns, given the recent dry weather and cured vegetation.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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