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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
510 PM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

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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-
510 PM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

...Isolated Severe Storms Possible Sunday / Increased Fire Danger Monday...

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.
No hazardous weather is expected.

DISCUSSION...
Low-level moisture will begin to increase tonight ahead of a
developing weather system to the west.  Thunderstorm chances
are expected to hold off until Sunday afternoon.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.
SUNDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...Limited Fire Weather Potential.
MONDAY...Elevated Fire Weather Potential.
TUESDAY through THURSDAY...No Hazards.
FRIDAY...High Wind Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop Sunday afternoon
in eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas as low-level moisture
deepens.  The storm activity should increase into Sunday evening
as a deepening low pressure system tracking across Kansas accelerates
a cold front through the area.  While instability will be limited,
an isolated severe storm or two is possible as very strong winds
aloft will enhance the storm gust potential.  Storms in western
Arkansas should move out of the region around or a little after
Midnight.

The arrival of drier air into eastern Oklahoma is expected to
be delayed until we are past peak heating.  That will limited
the the fire weather potential some.  However, there is an
abundance of dry fuels in the region and a significant fire or
two may still be possible in the more humid air.

An elevated fire weather potential is expected on Monday behind
the cold front as gusty west and northwest winds force drier air
back into the area.  Some sunshine will offset the cooler air and
contribute to the potential.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Hastings NE
256 PM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

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Sherman-Howard-Merrick-Polk-Dawson-Buffalo-Hall-Hamilton-York-
Gosper-Phelps-Kearney-Adams-Clay-Fillmore-Furnas-Harlan-Franklin-
Webster-Nuckolls-Thayer-
256 PM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for south central Nebraska and
portions of north central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Weather Advisories are in effect
for much of the outlook area beginning late tonight. Please refer
to the latest winter headlines for more details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Weather Advisories are in effect
for much of the outlook area through noon Monday. Please refer to
the latest winter headlines for more details.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report ice and snow accumulation.

&&

More information may be obtained at the following web page:
   https://www.weather.gov/hastings

$$

Heinlein

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Norman OK
1136 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

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Beckham-Washita-Caddo-Canadian-Oklahoma-Lincoln-Grady-McClain-
Cleveland-Pottawatomie-Seminole-Hughes-Harmon-Greer-Kiowa-Jackson-
Tillman-Comanche-Stephens-Garvin-Murray-Pontotoc-Coal-Cotton-
Jefferson-Carter-Johnston-Atoka-Love-Marshall-Bryan-Hardeman-
Foard-Wilbarger-Wichita-Knox-Baylor-Archer-Clay-
1136 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of northern...
western...central...and southern Oklahoma...and western
north Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

.Fire Weather...
Warm temperatures along with relatively dry and breezy conditions
will lead to elevated fire weather concerns this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday...

.Fire Weather...
Very warm, windy and dry weather will bring fire weather
potential to extreme levels on Sunday afternoon across western
Oklahoma and western north Texas, and a Fire Weather Watch has
been issued for portions of western and central Oklahoma and north
Texas. Elevated to near-critical fire weather conditions are
expected over the remainder of Oklahoma and western north Texas.

Somewhat cooler air moves in for Monday, but strong winds will
keep fire weather conditions near critical levels again
Monday afternoon.

.Thunderstorms...
Isolated thunderstorms will be possible on Sunday afternoon and
evening across portions of eastern Oklahoma. There is the
potential for a strong to marginally severe storm across
southeastern Oklahoma, but widespread severe weather is not
anticipated.

Thunderstorm chances return to parts of southeast and south
central Oklahoma, and north Texas on Friday evening.

Get graphics and more details at weather.gov/norman...and follow
our weather forecast office on Twitter and Facebook.

$$

MBS/EM

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
241 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

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Pawnee-Stafford-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Edwards-Kiowa-
Pratt-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
241 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018 /141 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
----------------

No weather hazards are expected on Saturday. Areas of low clouds
and fog are expected across the eastern counties after midnight
tonight into Sunday morning.

Day 1 Hazards
-------------
* Fog: Enhanced risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------

A strong winter storm will impact SW Kansas Sunday and Monday
with strong winds, as well as wintry precipitation confined mainly
to the northern counties. Snow and blowing snow are expected to
impact travel mainly across the northern and northwest counties
Sunday night into Monday morning. Snow accumulations of 1 to 3
inches are expected, along with significant blowing and drifting.
A winter weather advisory for snow and blowing snow has been
issued for Hamilton, Kearny, Finney, Scott, Lane, Ness, Trego and
Ellis counties from 6 AM Sunday through 6 AM Monday.

Very strong northwest winds are expected behind the departing
storm system Sunday night through Monday, with gusts near 50 mph
expected.

Days 2-7 Hazards
----------------
* Sunday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Elevated risk
  - Ice accumulation: Limited risk
  - Snow: Elevated risk

* Monday
  - Non thunderstorm wind: Elevated risk
  - Snow: Limited risk

* Tuesday
  No hazards.

* Wednesday
  No hazards.

* Thursday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Friday
  No hazards.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

For more details visit our webpage http://weather.gov/ddc/ehwo

$$

TURNER

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