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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
927 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-021545-
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-
927 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.NOW...
AT 9:27 AM...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RADARS CONTINUED TO INDICATE
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND
WESTERN ARKANSAS. THIS ACTIVITY CONTINUES TO GRADUALLY SHIFT SOUTH
THROUGH THE AREA...WHILE GENERAL MOVEMENT REMAINS TOWARD THE EAST
SOUTHEAST AT AROUND 30 MPH.

THROUGH 10:45 AM...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE AREA...WITH THE FOCUS FOR THE HEAVIER RAINS SHIFTING TO EAST-
CENTRAL OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. RAINFALL RATES WITHIN THE
HEAVIER DOWNPOURS WILL LIKELY EXCEED ONE INCH PER HOUR...RESULTING
IN LOCALIZED FLOODING ISSUES. GUSTY WINDS TO 40 MPH AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE WITH THUNDERSTORMS. THE RAINFALL
ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA WILL BE MUCH LIGHTER DURING THIS
TIME...WITH AVERAGE HOURLY RAINFALL RATES OF AROUND ONE TENTH OF
AN INCH.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
920 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-031000-
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-
920 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...ONGOING.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS.
ONSET...THIS AFTERNOON.

DISCUSSION...
A LARGE BAND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH SLOWLY SOUTH THIS MORNING ACROSS NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. A FEW OF THESE STORMS COULD
APPROACH SEVERE LIMITS.

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT WILL LIKELY OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON
ALONG ANY RESIDUAL BOUNDARIES THAT ARE LEFT FROM THIS MORNING`S
ACTIVITY.  A FEW OF THESE STORMS COULD ALSO BE STRONG TO SEVERE WITH
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. SOME AREAS OF NORTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA RECEIVED
BETWEEN 2 AND 5 INCHES OF RAIN IN THE PAST 12 HOURS SO ADDITIONAL
RAINFALL MAY RESULT IN SOME FLOOD PROBLEMS.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...NO HAZARDS.
FRIDAY THROUGH MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
UNSEASONABLY WARM BUT DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY ACROSS EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWESTERN ARKANSAS. A COLD
FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION ON FRIDAY AND LINGER THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...RESULTING IN THUNDERSTORM CHANCES EACH DAY. SEVERE
WEATHER POTENTIAL IS EXPECTED TO BE LIMITED THROUGH THIS PERIOD.

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
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