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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
857 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-191400-
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-
857 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

DISCUSSION...
HIGH CLOUDS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE OVER THE REGION TONIGHT WITH
LIGHT WINDS CONTINUING. NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS ANTICIPATED THROUGH
TONIGHT.

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

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

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
SOUTHERLY WINDS BECOME BREEZY DURING THE DAY SATURDAY AS A LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT APPROACH THE PLAINS.
WARMER TEMPERATURES ALONG WITH THE BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL ALLOW
FOR AREAS OF LIMITED FIRE WEATHER DANGER TO BE POSSIBLE ACROSS
PARTS OF NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

THUNDERSTORM CHANCES INCREASE DURING THE DAY SUNDAY AS THE LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE PLAINS. THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL
REMAIN POSSIBLE THROUGH MONDAY BEFORE A COLD FRONT PUSHES ACROSS
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. BEHIND THE EXITING COLD
FRONT...HIGH PRESSURE AND WARMER TEMPERATURES ARE FORECAST FOR THE
MIDDLE PART OF NEXT WEEK. THESE CONDITIONS COMBINED WITH A RETURN
OF GUSTY SOUTHERLY WINDS WEDNESDAY WILL HELP TO RAISE FIRE
WEATHER CONCERNS OVER PARTS OF THE REGION. THUNDERSTORM CHANCES
QUICKLY RETURN LATE IN THE WEEK AS ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM LOOKS
TO MOVE INTO THE PLAINS.

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

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