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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
601 PM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-010015-
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROGERS...BENTONVILLE...BERRYVILLE...
EUREKA SPRINGS...FAYETTEVILLE...SPRINGDALE...HUNTSVILLE...
VAN BUREN...OZARK...CHARLESTON...FORT SMITH...ANTLERS...CLAYTON...
HUGO...PAWHUSKA...BARTLESVILLE...NOWATA...VINITA...MIAMI...
PAWNEE...TULSA...CLAREMORE...PRYOR...JAY...BRISTOW...OKEMAH...
OKMULGEE...WAGONER...TAHLEQUAH...STILWELL...MUSKOGEE...EUFAULA...
SALLISAW...MCALESTER...STIGLER...WILBURTON...POTEAU
601 PM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.NOW...

AT 6:00 PM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS CONTINUED TO
DETECT A COUPLE ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AFFECTING PORTIONS OF EAST
CENTRAL OKLAHOMA...MAINLY WITHIN OSAGE...PAWNEE...AND CREEK
COUNTIES. THE STORMS HAD REMAINED BELOW SEVERE LIMITS. ALL THIS
ACTIVITY WAS SLOWLY MOVING TOWARD THE SOUTH...AROUND 15 MILES PER
HOUR.

THROUGH 7:00 PM...ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE
ACROSS EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE FORECAST AREA...MAINLY NORTHWEST OF
HIGHWAY 44. LIGHT TO MODERATE RAINFALL CAN BE EXPECTED...WITH
AVERAGE HOURLY RAINFALL AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
427 PM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-011030-
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-
427 PM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...WEST OF HIGHWAY 75.
ONSET...ONGOING...ENDING BY SUNSET.

DISCUSSION...

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED STORMS WILL AFFECT AREAS MAINLY WEST
OF HIGHWAY 75 THIS AFTERNOON. AN ISOLATED DAMAGING DOWNBURST WIND
IS POSSIBLE. THIS THREAT WILL END WITH THE LOSS OF DAYTIME
HEATING.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.
SATURDAY THRU MONDAY...NO HAZARDS.
TUESDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER DISTURBANCE WILL BRING THUNDERSTORM CHANCES TUESDAY TO
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF OKLAHOMA AND ARKANSAS. BY MID TO LATE NEXT
WEEK...MID LEVEL RIDGING WILL BEGIN TO DOMINATE OVER MUCH OF
OKLAHOMA WHERE THE HEAT WILL BUILD...WHILE THUNDERSTORM CHANCES
CONTINUE ON ITS EASTERN PERIPHERY OVER FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA INTO
WESTERN ARKANSAS.

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

$$

LACY




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