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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
501 AM CST Sat Feb 22 2020

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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-
501 AM CST Sat Feb 22 2020

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...This afternoon.

DISCUSSION...
There is expected to be a limited fire weather danger across
portions of northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas
this afternoon as winds increase to around 15 mph out
of the south across this area. Relative humidity values will
drop to 35 to 40 percent this afternoon as temperatures top
out in the 50s to around 60 degrees. Fire weather conditions
will improve this evening.

The potential for showers will increase late Tonight across
northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas with the approach
of the next storm system.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.
SUNDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...Heavy Rain Potential.
MONDAY...No Hazards.
TUESDAY...Winter Weather Potential.
WEDNESDAY...High Wind Potential.
THURSDAY and FRIDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Showers are expected to become widespread on Sunday into
Sunday night as a storm system moves out of the Rockies
and across the Southern Plains. The potential for isolated
thunderstorms will increase Sunday night as elevated
instability becomes more favorable. The shower activity
will end Monday as the storm system exits to the east.
Rainfall amounts for this event are expected to be heaviest
across northeast Oklahoma with amounts in the one-half to
one inch range.

More rain is expected Tuesday into Tuesday night as the next
storm system swings down from the northwest and across the
region. The rain could transition to light snow across portions of
northeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas before ending Tuesday
night into Wednesday morning. Any impacts from the light snow are
expected to be minimal.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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