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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
606 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-310030-
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-
606 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

.NOW...

AT 6:06 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS DETECTED
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS IMPACTING EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN
ARKANSAS. COVERAGE CONTINUES TO GRADUALLY DECREASE OVER SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA. MOVEMENT OF THIS ACTIVITY REMAINS SOUTHEAST AT AROUND 25
MPH.

THROUGH 7:30 PM...OCCASIONAL RAIN SHOWERS WILL PERSIST OVER MUCH
OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS. THERE WILL ALSO REMAIN
THE POTENTIAL FOR ISOLATED EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS. THE HEAVIEST
RAINS WILL FALL OVER AREAS OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA...ALONG AND NORTH
OF INTERSTATE 40...AS WELL AS THE FAR NORTHWEST CORNER OF
ARKANSAS. AVERAGE HOURLY RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE TENTH OF AN INCH
WILL REMAIN COMMON....HOWEVER LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OF UP TO ONE
HALF INCH PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGER SHOWERS...
AND ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT MAY OCCUR.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN
OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
507 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-311000-
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-
507 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014


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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

FLASH FLOOD.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...ALONG AND ON EITHER SIDE OF INTERSTATE 40.
ONSET...ONGOING.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...SIGNIFICANT.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

AREA AT GREATEST RISK...ALONG AND ON EITHER SIDE OF INTERSTATE 40.

DISCUSSION...
WIDESPREAD AREAS OF RAIN... AND POSSIBLY A FEW ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS... WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT ACROSS
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS. AN AXIS OF HEAVIER RAINFALL IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATER TONIGHT GENERALLY SOUTH OF A
TULSA...FORT SMITH LINE TO AROUND THE NORTHERN PART OF PUSHMATAHA
COUNTY. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS WITHIN THIS AXIS SHOULD BE
IN THE 1 TO 3 INCH RANGE...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
POSSIBLE...WHICH COULD LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING. A FLASH
FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR PARTS OF THE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
SATURDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.


EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ONGOING THURSDAY
MORNING...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 44. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAIN AND FLASH FLOOD POTENTIAL COULD CONTINUE THROUGH MIDDAY
THURSDAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS COULD REDEVELOP
DURING THE DAY FRIDAY ACROSS PARTS OF SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND
WESTERN ARKANSAS...ALTHOUGH MOST SPOTS WILL REMAIN DRY. AFTER
FRIDAY...DRY AND WARMER WEATHER WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE WEEKEND
AND INTO NEXT WEEK.


WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
404 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

ARZ019-020-029-OKZ059-060-064>067-070>076-310515-
/O.CON.KTSA.FF.A.0005.000000T0000Z-140731T1800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CRAWFORD-FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-PAWNEE-TULSA-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-
WAGONER-MUSKOGEE-MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-LATIMER-
LE FLORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VAN BUREN...OZARK...CHARLESTON...
FORT SMITH...PAWNEE...TULSA...BRISTOW...OKEMAH...OKMULGEE...
WAGONER...MUSKOGEE...EUFAULA...SALLISAW...MCALESTER...STIGLER...
WILBURTON...POTEAU
404 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF ARKANSAS AND OKLAHOMA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...IN ARKANSAS...CRAWFORD...FRANKLIN AND SEBASTIAN. IN
  OKLAHOMA...CREEK...HASKELL...LATIMER...LE FLORE...MCINTOSH...
  MUSKOGEE...OKFUSKEE...OKMULGEE...PAWNEE...PITTSBURG...
  SEQUOYAH...TULSA AND WAGONER.

* THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON

* SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
  ACROSS MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS THIS
  AFTERNOON...AND BEGIN TO FOCUS FURTHER SOUTH AND EAST ACROSS
  SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA INTO WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS TONIGHT THROUGH
  THURSDAY MORNING. ADDITIONAL WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1
  TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS AROUND 5 INCHES
  POSSIBLE. THE RAINFALL WILL END FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST
  DURING THE DAY ON THURSDAY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS RAPIDLY RISING WATER OR FLOODING IS
POSSIBLE WITHIN THE WATCH AREA.

IF YOU ARE IN THE WATCH AREA...KEEP INFORMED...AND BE READY FOR
QUICK ACTION IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR IF A WARNING IS
ISSUED.

&&

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