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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
456 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-011100-
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-
456 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015


THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS MORNING.

DISCUSSION...
LIGHT RAINFALL WILL EXPAND EASTWARD ACROSS THE AREA TODAY INTO TONIGHT.
HOWEVER... WITH DRY AIR AT LOW LEVELS... IT WILL LIKELY TAKE SOME
TIME FOR SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL TO SPREAD INTO PORTIONS OF EASTERN
OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. THE BEST CHANCE FOR WIDESPREAD
MODERATE RAINFALL WILL OCCUR OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
SUNDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
MONDAY AND TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
WIDESPREAD RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO BE ONGOING BY SUNDAY MORNING ACROSS
ALL OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. COLDER AIR WILL
PUSH SOUTHWARD INTO THE AREA ON SUNDAY ALONG WITH GUSTY NORTHWEST
WINDS. DRY WEATHER WILL PREVAIL INTO MID WEEK... INCREASING FIRE
DANGER. ANOTHER STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE ON WEDNESDAY... WITH
THE POTENTIAL FOR A WINTRY MIX OF PRECIPITATION.


WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
838 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-311715-
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-
NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-
LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
838 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

.NOW...
AREAS OF LIGHT RAIN AND DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE PRIMARILY ALONG
AND NORTHWEST OF AN EASTLAND TO MINERAL WELLS TO GAINESVILLE LINE.
RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL REMAIN LIGHT...WITH ONLY A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN
INCH POSSIBLE THROUGH 11 AM.

ELSEWHERE...SKIES WILL REMAIN MOSTLY CLOUDY AND TEMPERATURES WILL
SLOWLY CLIMB THROUGH THE MID 40S AND LOW 50S.

$$

15-BAIN

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
805 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-311545-
BENTON-CARROLL-WASHINGTON AR-MADISON-CRAWFORD-FRANKLIN-SEBASTIAN-
PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-CRAIG-OTTAWA-PAWNEE-
TULSA-ROGERS-MAYES-DELAWARE-CREEK-OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-WAGONER-
CHEROKEE-ADAIR-MUSKOGEE-MCINTOSH-SEQUOYAH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-
LATIMER-LE FLORE-
805 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

.NOW...
AT 8:00 AM... NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
AREA OF LIGHT RAIN MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST ACROSS PARTS OF NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA. MOST AFFECTED WERE LOCATIONS TO THE WEST OF HIGHWAY 75 AND
ALONG AND NORTH OF HIGHWAY 412.

THROUGH 9:30 AM... LIGHT RAIN IS EXPECTED TO PERSIST MOSTLY TO THE
WEST OF HIGHWAY 75... WHILE SLOWLY ADVANCING EASTWARD. LIGHT
AVERAGE  HOURLY RAINFALL RATES OF SEVERAL HUNDREDTH OF AN
INCH... ARE ANTICIPATED.

$$

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