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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
503 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-311015-
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-
503 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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...EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ONSET...PRIMARILY AFTERNOON THROUGH MID EVENING.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40.
ONSET...AFTERNOON.

DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TODAY...
ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA INTO WEST CENTRAL
ARKANSAS IN PROXIMITY TO A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY.
SUFFICIENT INSTABILITY WILL BE PRESENT ACROSS THE ENTIRE
REGION TO SUPPORT A LIMITED RISK OF DAMAGING OUTFLOW
WINDS WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS.  ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORM
CHANCES WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT WITH THE HIGHEST CHANCES
ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA INTO FAR NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.

AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES AROUND 100 DEGREES WILL BE
LIKELY TODAY FOR AREAS ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
SUNDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.
MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...DANGEROUS HEAT POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL CONTINUE ON SUNDAY PRIMARILY
OVER FAR EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.  THE
PRIMARY HAZARD FOR THE UPCOMING WEEK WILL BE THE INCREASING
HEAT STRESS CONDITIONS...AS THE WEATHER PATTERN TURNS HOT
AND MOSTLY DRY.

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

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