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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
504 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2024

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-251300-
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-
504 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2024


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...Much of eastern OK and northwest AR.
ONSET...Ongoing.

DISCUSSION...
Breezy conditions with low RH and dry fuels will continue to
result in a limited fire weather potential for the next couple of
hours. With the loss of daytime heating the fire weather threat
will end. The weather will be quiet for the remainder of the
evening and overnight hours.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.
SUNDAY and MONDAY...High Wind Potential.
TUESDAY...Thunderstorm...Very High Fire Weather and Portions of High Wind Potential.
WEDNESDAY...High Wind Potential.
THURSDAY...No Hazards.
FRIDAY...High Wind Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Fire weather concerns ramp up Sunday and especially early next week with
unseasonably warm temperatures expected to continue. South-southwesterly
winds are forecast to increase Monday into Tuesday which will increase
fire spread rates.

There is the potential for scattered showers and storms Tuesday evening/night
as a cold front moves through the region. Noticeably colder temperatures
are expected Wednesday behind the cold front with the aid of a northwesterly
breeze.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Topeka KS
452 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2024

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-252300-
Republic-Washington-Marshall-Nemaha-Brown-Cloud-Clay-Riley-
Pottawatomie-Jackson-Jefferson-Ottawa-Dickinson-Geary-Morris-
Wabaunsee-Shawnee-Douglas-Lyon-Osage-Franklin-Coffey-Anderson-
452 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2024

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central Kansas, east central
Kansas, north central Kansas and northeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Elevated fire danger will continue into the early evening hours, primarily
over north central Kansas areas reaching into portions of northeast
and central Kansas.

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

Elevated fire danger is likely to be in place through much of the
mid to long range period, as mostly dry conditions along with
episodes of increased wind gusts occur across the area.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

&&

More detailed information can be found at:
www.weather.gov/media/top/DssPacket.pdf

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
1258 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2024

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-251900-
Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Benton-Morgan-Miller-Maries-Vernon-
St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
Laclede-Texas-Dent-Jasper-Dade-Greene-Webster-Wright-Newton-
Lawrence-Christian-Douglas-Howell-Shannon-McDonald-Barry-Stone-
Taney-Ozark-Oregon-
1258 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2024

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Missouri
Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Elevated fire weather risk.

DISCUSSION...

Winds will be lighter today however humidity will drop into the
20 to 30 percent range which will create limited to locally
elevated fire weather conditions.

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

Very warm temperatures, low humidity and gusty southwest winds
will create an elevated fire danger on a daily basis Sunday
through Friday. The most significant fire danger is Tuesday with
wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph.

Thunderstorm chances return by late Tuesday for locations east of
Highway 65. Severe weather chances are still uncertain but mainly
confined to the eastern ozarks and southeast Missouri.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More detailed information can be accessed at:
http://www.weather.gov/sgf/dsspacket

This product in graphical format...along with other weather...
hydrological and climate information...at
http://www.weather.gov/sgf

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Wise

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