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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
307 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-272200-
BENTON-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-MADISON-CRAWFORD-FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-
PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-OSAGE-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
307 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.NOW...

AT 3:07 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS CONTINUED TO
DETECT A FEW ISOLATED SHOWERS AND STORMS DEVELOPING OVER NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA...NORTH OF HIGHWAY 412. ADDITIONAL RAIN SHOWERS WERE ALSO
ONGOING ACROSS NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...MAINLY WITHIN CARROLL COUNTY.
ALL THIS ACTIVITY WAS MOVING TOWARD THE NORTH...AROUND 33 MILES
PER HOUR.

THROUGH 5:00 PM...WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO DEVELOP...MAINLY ACROSS NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG TO
SEVERE...WITH THE MAIN THREATS BEING LARGE HAIL AND STRONG WINDS.
AN ISOLATED TORNADO IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
107 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-281000-
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-
107 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

TORNADO.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA MAINLY ALONG AND WEST OF HIGHWAY 75.
ONSET...LATE AFTERNOON.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.

DISCUSSION...
THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON ALONG ANY RESIDUAL
OUTFLOW BOUNDARIES...AND MAY POSE A SEVERE WEATHER RISK.
ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ALONG THE
DRYLINE ACROSS CENTRAL OKLAHOMA THIS AFTERNOON. THESE STORMS WILL
MOVE EAST LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND INTO THE EARLY
EVENING...POTENTIALLY IMPACTING PARTS OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA BEFORE
WEAKENING DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING
WINDS...AND PERHAPS A TORNADO OR TWO WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS BEFORE THEY WEAKEN.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
ACTIVATION OF THE REGIONAL SPOTTER NETWORK LIKELY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
AN ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN COMBINED WITH A MOIST AND UNSTABLE
AIRMASS WILL RESULT IN THUNDERSTORM CHANCES THROUGH THE
WEEKEND AND WELL INTO NEXT WEEK. LOCALIZED SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY.

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

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