Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Tulsa, OK

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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
447 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-131000-
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-
447 AM CDT SAT APR 12 2014


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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...LATE MORNING.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...LATE MORNING.

DISCUSSION...
ALTHOUGH RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL NOT BE EXTREMELY LOW TODAY...
STRONG GUSTY SOUTHERLY WINDS AND TEMPERATURES NEAR OR ABOVE 80
DEGREES WILL CREATE AN ELEVATED WILDFIRE DANGER.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
SUNDAY...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL...HEAVY RAIN POTENTIAL.
MONDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.
WEDNESDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
DANGEROUS FIRE WEATHER WILL CONTINUE UNTIL A COLD FRONT SWEEPS
ACROSS THE AREA SUNDAY LATE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.
CONDITIONS WILL ALSO BE CONDUCIVE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING FOR
SIGNIFICANT SEVERE WEATHER ACROSS THE REGION... WITH LARGE HAIL
AND DAMAGING WINDS THE PRIMARY THREATS. ISOLATED TORNADOES WILL
ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

DANGEROUS FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL RETURN DURING THE WEEK
WITH INTERMITTENTLY WINDY CONDITIONS AND A DRY AIRMASS LINGERING
ACROSS THE REGION.


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