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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
556 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-240000-
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WHARTON-
556 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

AREAS OF FOG MAY IMPACT THE UPPER TEXAS COAST TONIGHT INTO EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTHEAST TEXAS ON TUESDAY.
IT WILL TURN BREEZY AND COLDER BEHIND THE FRONT...AND WIND
ADVISORIES MAY BE NEEDED ALONG THE COAST BEHIND THE COLD FRONT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
455 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-231100-
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-
455 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.
NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL.
SATURDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
SUNDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
SNOW CONTINUES TO LOOK POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA AND FAR NORTHWEST ARKANSAS FROM TUESDAY NIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY. AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM CURRENTLY PUSHING
INTO THE PLAINS IS FORECAST TO MOVE ACROSS THE REGION TUESDAY
NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION STARTING OUT AS RAIN TUESDAY EVENING AND TRANSITION
TO SNOW LATE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY TO BE POSSIBLE. AT THIS
TIME...ONLY MINOR ACCUMULATIONS AND IMPACTS ARE ANTICIPATED...THOUGH
ANYONE WITH TRAVEL PLAINS DURING THIS TIME FRAME SHOULD CONTINUE
TO MONITOR LATEST FORECASTS.

SOUTHERLY WINDS AND WARMER TEMPERATURES RETURN TO THE REGION
DURING THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK. GUSTY WINDS THURSDAY INTO
FRIDAY WILL BRING INCREASING FIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL ACROSS OVER
PARTS OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. CHANCES FOR
PRECIPITATION LOOK TO BECOME POSSIBLE FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND AS
ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM AND COLD FRONT LOOKS TO
MOVE INTO THE PLAINS. DEPENDING ON SURFACE TEMPERATURES AND THE
TRACK OF THIS SYSTEM...SOME WINTRY WEATHER COULD BE POSSIBLE FOR
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS SATURDAY.

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
408 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

TXZ021>044-232215-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
408 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

WINTER WEATHER

RAIN WILL MIX WITH AND CHANGEOVER TO SNOW TONIGHT STARTING
ACROSS THE NORTHWESTERN SOUTH PLAINS...AND THEN SPREADING SOUTH
AND EAST. ACCUMULATIONS MAY REACH UP TO TWO INCHES NEAR THE STATE
LINE...WITH ONE TO TWO INCHES ACROSS MUCH OF THE WESTERN AND
CENTRAL SOUTH PLAINS. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY GOES INTO EFFECT
FOR THIS AREA AT 8 PM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.
OTHERWISE...WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS
TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
PLEASE RELAY ANY SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
400 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
231200-
VERNON-RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-
VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-LOWER ST. MARTIN-WEST CAMERON-
EAST CAMERON-TYLER-HARDIN-JEFFERSON-ORANGE-NORTHERN JASPER-
NORTHERN NEWTON-SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
400 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
LOUISIANA...SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...WEST
CENTRAL LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO A FEW SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE REGION ON TUESDAY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED...WITH THE BEST CHANCE FOR STRONG
STORMS TO BE LOCATED IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA.

SOME FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED BY CHRISTMAS MORNING
ACROSS PARTS OF EAST TEXAS AND CENTRAL LOUISIANA.

BY SATURDAY...ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
659 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-230200-
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-
659 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

.NOW...

AT 6:59 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS INDICATED THAT
THE MAJORITY OF THE LIGHT RAIN AND DRIZZLE HAD SHIFTED EAST OF THE
FORECAST AREA. WHILE A FEW SPRINKLES MAY PERSIST FOR ANOTHER HOUR
ACROSS FAR NORTHWEST ARKANSAS...THE REST OF THE AREA WILL REMAIN
DRY. THIS WILL BE THE LAST SHORT TERM FORECAST FOR THIS EVENT.

$$

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
646 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

TXZ021>044-230200-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...DIMMITT...HART...
TULIA...SILVERTON...QUITAQUE...MEMPHIS...TURKEY...CHILDRESS...
MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...OLTON...PLAINVIEW...FLOYDADA...LOCKNEY...
MATADOR...ROARING SPRINGS...PADUCAH...MORTON...LEVELLAND...
LUBBOCK...SLATON...WOLFFORTH...CROSBYTON...RALLS...DICKENS...
SPUR...GUTHRIE...PLAINS...DENVER CITY...BROWNFIELD...TAHOKA...
ODONNELL...POST...JAYTON...ASPERMONT
646 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

.NOW...
SCATTERED LIGHT TO MODERATE SHOWERS AND A FEW EMBEDDED
THUNDERSTORMS...CONTINUED TO DEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH
PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS THIS EVENING...WITH A MOVEMENT TO THE
EAST SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF
AN INCH UP TO TENTH OF AN INCH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGEST
ACTIVITY.

$$

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