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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
437 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-121045-
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-
437 AM CST SUN DEC 11 2016


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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.


DISCUSSION...
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO BE STRONG INTO THE AFTERNOON...WITH
GUSTS BETWEEN 20 AND 30 MPH ANTICIPATED...ESPECIALLY THIS MORNING
ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA. WIND SPEEDS WILL BEGIN TO RELAX GOING
INTO THE AFTERNOON AS COLD FRONT ENTERS EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.
MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...NO HAZARDS.
FRIDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
SATURDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
SETTLED WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR MUCH OF THE UPCOMING WEEK.
HOWEVER...ANOTHER QUICK BLAST OF ARCTIC AIR WILL IMPACT THE AREA
BEGINNING MID WEEK. THE INITIAL PUSH WILL ARRIVE LATE TUESDAY...WITH
THE MORE SIGNIFICANT SURGE TO COME WEDNESDAY...WHILE KEEPING ITS GRIP
ON THE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY. AS THE ARCTIC HIGH RETREATS LATE IN
THE WEEK...ANOTHER SYSTEM ORGANIZING TO THE WEST WILL OFFER PRECIP
CHANCES TO THE AREA. THE LINGERING ARCTIC AIRMASS MAY BE COLD
ENOUGH OVERNIGHT THURSDAY AND FRIDAY MORNING FOR A LOW WINTRY MIX
POTENTIAL ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST
ARKANSAS. AS THE SYSTEM DRAWS CLOSER AND TEMPERATURES
WARM...INCREASED INSTABILITY WILL SUPPORT LIMITED THUNDERSTORM
POTENTIAL LATER FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA
AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS.


WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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