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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
500 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

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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-
500 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017


...ELEVATED FIRE DANGER FRIDAY AND AGAIN MONDAY...

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...Friday through Wednesday.
FRIDAY...Very High Fire Weather Potential...High Wind Potential.
SATURDAY and SUNDAY...No Hazards.
MONDAY...Very High Fire Weather Potential...High Wind Potential.
TUESDAY and WEDNESDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Surface high pressure will slide continue to slide east into
Friday. As this occurs, gusty south to southwest winds of
20 to 30 miles an hour will develop along with temperatures well
above seasonal averages. The highest fire danger is expected
across northeast Oklahoma where the strongest winds and warmest
temperatures are forecast. A dry front will move through the area
early Saturday which will result in slightly cooler temperatures
and lower wind speeds. A similar fire weather setup is anticipated
Monday. Despite slightly higher afternoon relative humidity
values, very gusty south winds will result in a very high fire
danger through the afternoon. The fastest spread rates can be
expected across northeast Oklahoma both Friday and Monday.
Another frontal boundary will sweep the area Tuesday. Precipitation
chances with this front appear limited at this time.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
305 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

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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-
305 AM CST Thu Nov 23 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas..

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Dry conditions are expected today. While winds will be light
enough to limit elevated fire weather conditions, Southeast Texans
are urged to use caution if using open flames or deep fryers for
the Thanksgiving holiday outdoors as isolated fire starts may be
possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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