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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
357 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-232200-
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...GROVE...JAY...SAPULPA...
OKEMAH...OKMULGEE...WAGONER...TAHLEQUAH...STILWELL...MUSKOGEE...
CHECOTAH...SALLISAW...MCALESTER...STIGLER...WILBURTON...POTEAU
357 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

.NOW...
AT 3:57 PM...DOPPLER RADARS DETECTED WEAKENING SHOWERS OVER THE
FAR NORTHEAST CORNER OF OKLAHOMA AND EXTREME NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.
ADDITIONAL DECAYING SHOWERS WERE ALSO EXITING CENTRAL OKLAHOMA AND
MOVING INTO PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA. ALL OF THIS ACTIVITY
WAS MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 TO 40 MPH.

THROUGH 5:00 PM...THE LIGHT SHOWERS MOVING ACROSS THE AREA ARE
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO WEAKEN...WITH ONLY OCCASIONAL SPRINKLES
EXPECTED FOR ANY ONE LOCATION. THIS ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED TO
DISSIPATE OVER THE NEXT HOUR...THEREFORE THIS WILL BE THE FINAL
SHORT TERM FORECAST ISSUED FOR THIS EVENT.

$$




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
1214 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-241015-
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-
1214 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

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...ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF INTERSTATE 44.
    ONSET...ONGOING.

DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON
AHEAD OF AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE...WITH THE GREATEST COVERAGE
BEING ALONG AND NORTHWEST OF INTERSTATE 44. MOST OF THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN BELOW SEVERE LIMITS...BUT ONE OR TWO MAY
BE STRONG TO SEVERE THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON...WITH DAMAGING WINDS
AND BRIEF MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN BEING THE GREATEST THREATS.
COVERAGE AND INTENSITY WILL DIMINISH BY MID EVENING.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE
WEDNESDAY EVENING AND INTO THURSDAY MORNING ACROSS NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA.

A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTH THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND
INTO THURSDAY EVENING. A FEW STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL
BE POSSIBLE ALONG THE FRONT ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL REMAIN IN THE FORECAST FRIDAY AND TO A
LESSER EXTENT...THIS WEEKEND...AS A MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS
REMAINS IN PLACE.

WWW.WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.

$$




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