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HWOTSA

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
450 AM CST FRI NOV 28 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-291100-
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-
450 AM CST FRI NOV 28 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...MID TO LATE MORNING.

FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
RISK...ELEVATED.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...EARLY AFTERNOON.

DISCUSSION...
GUSTY SOUTH WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE
THIS AFTERNOON AS A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT DEVELOPS OVER THE AREA.
THE GUSTY WINDS...COUPLED WITH A RELATIVELY DRY AIR-MASS WILL
CREATE AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

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

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

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
WARM TEMPERATURES AND GUSTY SOUTH WINDS WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. THESE CONDITIONS WILL SUPPORT THE RAPID SPREAD OF WILDFIRES.
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT WITH
GUSTY NORTH WINDS AND MUCH COLDER CONDITIONS BEHIND THE FRONT INTO
MONDAY. SCATTERED AREAS OF LIGHT RAIN ARE EXPECTED WITH THE FRONT IN
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY.
PRECIPITATION MAY BRIEFLY TRANSITION TO LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR
FREEZING DRIZZLE BEFORE ENDING MONDAY EVENING. NO SIGNIFICANT ICE
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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