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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
404 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-251000-
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-
404 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Remainder of this Afternoon and Tonight.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...Ongoing.

DISCUSSION...
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will again increase in areal
coverage this afternoon across eastern Oklahoma and northwest
Arkansas. Isolated pulse severe storms are possible this
afternoon, with the main threat from damaging winds. Storms
will diminish shortly after sunset.  In addition, locally heavy
rainfall from slow moving storms could produce flooding in a few
areas.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Local Spotter Activation May Be Needed.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.
FRIDAY and SATURDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
SUNDAY through WEDNESDAY...No Hazards.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Strong to severe thunderstorms may develop across parts of Kansas
and northern Oklahoma on Friday afternoon mainly north and west
of Tulsa. The storms may then become organized into a line of
storms by Friday night. If this occurs, the best chance for storms
will be north of Interstate 40. Some of these storms will have a
low potential to become severe, with the primary threat of
damaging winds as they move through the area late Friday night
into Saturday morning.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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Short Term Forecast

Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
911 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

ARZ019-020-029-OKZ049-068-069-072>076-250315-
Crawford-Franklin-Sebastian-Pushmataha-Cherokee-Adair-Sequoyah-
Pittsburg-Haskell-Latimer-Le Flore-
Including the cities of Van Buren, Ozark, Charleston, Fort Smith,
Antlers, Clayton, Tahlequah, Stilwell, Sallisaw, McAlester,
Stigler, Wilburton, and Poteau
911 PM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.NOW...
At 9:11 PM...Doppler radars detected and area of weakening
showers and isolated thunderstorms across far eastern Oklahoma,
roughly from a Cookson to Whitesboro line. This activity was
moving east at around 5 to 10 mph.

Through 10:15 PM...An isolated shower or thunderstorm will remain
possible for far eastern Oklahoma, east of a Cookson to Whitsboro
line. This activity will continue to gradually weaken, and is
expected to dissipate by 10:15 PM. The heaviest rains will fall
along a line from Summerfield to Heavener, where as much as one
quarter inch of rainfall may occur before this activity
dissipates. This will be the final short term forecast issued for
this event.

$$



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