Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1047 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-080400-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
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-
1047 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...REST OF TONIGHT...

.THUNDERSTORMS...
THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS PORTIONS OF
WESTERN AND CENTRAL OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS.

LOCATION...
THE SLIGHT RISK AREA IS GENERALLY ALONG AND EAST OF A LINE FROM
FREEDOM TO ELK CITY... TO HOLLIS TO QUANAH TEXAS... AND THEN WEST
OF A LINE FROM PONCA CITY AND STILLWATER... TO SHAWNEE AND
SULPHUR... TO SEMINOLE TO ARDMORE OKLAHOMA. THIS INCLUDES PLACES
SUCH AS ENID... THE OKLAHOMA CITY METRO... LAWTON... AND WICHITA
FALLS.

TIMING...
THROUGH 2 AM

IMPACTS...
HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF TENNIS BALLS... WIND GUSTS OF 60 TO 70
MPH... AND A FEW TORNADOES... LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL HAS AND
WILL... CONTINUE TO CAUSE FLOODING.

.SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT STATEMENT...

STORM SPOTTER GROUPS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN THE
RISK AREAS SHOULD BE READY FOR SEVERE WEATHER OPERATIONS.

DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS
OF OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS OVERNIGHT AND INTO THE EARLY
MORNING HOURS. ALTHOUGH ACTIVITY WILL REMAIN SCATTERED... ANY
STORM THAT DEVELOPS WILL HAVE A HIGH PROBABILITY OF BECOMING
SEVERE. VERY LARGE HAIL... DAMAGING WIND GUSTS AND THE CHANCE FOR
A FEW TORNADOES REMAINS... ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA
AN WESTERN NORTH TEXAS. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL MAY ALSO
INCREASE THE ONGOING FLOOD ISSUES. THUNDERSTORM INTENSITY IS
EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY WEAKEN DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS... BUT
STORMS MAY STILL PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND SOME HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.THUNDERSTORMS...
A VERY ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH AT
LEAST SUNDAY. SEVERE STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY...ESPECIALLY
DURING THE MID AFTERNOON INTO THE LATE EVENING. AT THIS
TIME...SATURDAY MAY HAVE THE GREATEST POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE WEATHER
AS A STRONG STORM SYSTEM APPROACHES THE SOUTHERN PLAINS.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

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KURTZ



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