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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
155 AM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-310800-
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-
155 AM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

.NOW...

AT 1:55 AM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS DETECTED
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS WITH A FEW EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS EASTERN
OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS...THE MAJORITY OF WHICH WAS SOUTH OF
INTERSTATE 40. THE SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WERE MOVING
TOWARD THE EAST AND SOUTHEAST AT AROUND 25 MPH.

THROUGH 3:00 AM...OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND A THUNDERSTORM OR TWO
WILL PERSIST ACROSS MAINLY SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND PARTS OF WESTERN
ARKANSAS. WHERE THUNDERSTORMS OCCUR...HOURLY RAINFALL RATES COULD
EXCEED ONE INCH AT TIMES. HOWEVER...AVERAGE HOURLY RAINFALL OF ONE
TENTH TO ONE QUARTER INCH WILL BE MORE COMMON. NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA
AND MOST OF FAR NORTHWEST ARKANSAS CAN EXPECT LESS THAN ONE TENTH OF
AN INCH PER HOUR.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN
OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
507 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-311000-
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-
507 PM CDT WED JUL 30 2014


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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

FLASH FLOOD.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...ALONG AND ON EITHER SIDE OF INTERSTATE 40.
ONSET...ONGOING.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...SIGNIFICANT.
AREA...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

AREA AT GREATEST RISK...ALONG AND ON EITHER SIDE OF INTERSTATE 40.

DISCUSSION...
WIDESPREAD AREAS OF RAIN... AND POSSIBLY A FEW ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS... WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT ACROSS
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN ARKANSAS. AN AXIS OF HEAVIER RAINFALL IS
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATER TONIGHT GENERALLY SOUTH OF A
TULSA...FORT SMITH LINE TO AROUND THE NORTHERN PART OF PUSHMATAHA
COUNTY. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS WITHIN THIS AXIS SHOULD BE
IN THE 1 TO 3 INCH RANGE...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
POSSIBLE...WHICH COULD LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING. A FLASH
FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR PARTS OF THE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY
AFTERNOON.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
LOCAL SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
SATURDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.


EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ONGOING THURSDAY
MORNING...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 44. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAIN AND FLASH FLOOD POTENTIAL COULD CONTINUE THROUGH MIDDAY
THURSDAY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS COULD REDEVELOP
DURING THE DAY FRIDAY ACROSS PARTS OF SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND
WESTERN ARKANSAS...ALTHOUGH MOST SPOTS WILL REMAIN DRY. AFTER
FRIDAY...DRY AND WARMER WEATHER WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE WEEKEND
AND INTO NEXT WEEK.


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