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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
858 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-041600-
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...JAY...BRISTOW...OKEMAH...
OKMULGEE...WAGONER...TAHLEQUAH...STILWELL...MUSKOGEE...EUFAULA...
SALLISAW...MCALESTER...STIGLER...WILBURTON...POTEAU
858 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.NOW...
AT 9 AM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RADARS CONTINUED TO INDICATE
THUNDERSTORMS AND RAINSHOWERS OVER PORTIONS OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.
THIS ACTIVITY WAS LOCATED FROM OKFUSKEE...TO JUST NORTH OF
MCALESTER...TO WISTER. MOVEMENT WAS TO THE SOUTHEAST AT 25 MILES
AN HOUR.

THROUGH 10 AM...THUNDERSTORMS AND RAINSHOWER WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40...MAINLY FROM
HENRYETTA TO MCALESTER AND WILBURTON. THE STRONGEST STORMS WILL BE
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL...GUSTY WINDS...AND
DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
451 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-051000-
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-
451 AM CDT SAT JUL 4 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...PARTS OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND ALL OF SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

POOR VISIBILITY.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...FAR NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ONGOING THIS MORNING ACROSS FAR SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA WILL GRADUALLY TRANSITION TO THE SOUTH AND EAST...LIKELY
EXITING THE AREA BY MID MORNING AT THE LATEST. PATCHY FOG...WITH
VISIBILITIES UNDER A MILE AT TIMES...ONGOING IN FAR NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS WILL ALSO DISSIPATE BY MID
MORNING.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED STORMS MAY REDEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON NEAR A
RESIDUAL FRONTAL BOUNDARY...WITH THE GREATEST POTENTIAL ACROSS FAR
SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA WHERE INSTABILITY IS HIGHEST. A LIMITED RISK
OF HAIL AND DAMAGING DOWNBURST WINDS...ALONG WITH LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL...WILL EXIST WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS.

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AFTER MIDNIGHT AS THE
BOUNDARY BEGINS TO MOVE NORTHWARD.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
SUNDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
MONDAY AND TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...HEAVY RAIN POTENTIAL.
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY BE ONGOING SUNDAY MORNING PRIMARILY
ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...WITH THE POTENTIAL EXPECTED
TO SPREAD ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND INTO
WESTERN ARKANSAS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

MORE WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORMS WILL ARRIVE MONDAY AND INTO TUESDAY
WITH THE APPROACH OF A STRONGER BOUNDARY AND AN UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCE PUSHING THROUGH THE PLAINS STATES. THE THREAT OF HEAVY
RAIN AND LOCALIZED FLOODING WILL BE ELEVATED DURING THIS TIME
FRAME. A LIMITED RISK OF SEVERE WEATHER WILL CONTINUE AS WELL.

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

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