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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
850 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-071030-
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-
850 PM CDT WED MAY 6 2015


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

.DAY ONE...OVERNIGHT.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...WEST OF HIGHWAY 75.
ONSET...AFTER MIDNIGHT


SIGNIFICANT WINDS.
RISK...LIMITED.
AREA...NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA.
ONSET...ONGOING.


DISCUSSION...
STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS REMAIN ONGOING ACROSS
PARTS OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA THIS EVENING. ADDITIONAL STORMS THAT
MOVE IN TO EASTERN OKLAHOMA LATE TONIGHT WILL ENCOUNTER A LESS
FAVORABLE ENVIRONMENT TO SUPPORT SEVERE WEATHER. HOWEVER...LOCATIONS
WEST OF HIGHWAY 75 MAY SEE ONE OR TWO STORMS LATE TONIGHT THAT
WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER HAIL AND A WIND GUST TO 60
MILES AN HOUR.


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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...HEAVY RAIN
MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
THE UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH
DAILY THUNDERSTORM CHANCES. THE POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE WEATHER WILL
INCREASE FRIDAY NIGHT...AND PARTICULARLY SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING AS THE MAIN UPPER SYSTEM AND ATTENDANT SURFACE
FEATURES DRAW CLOSER. CONDITIONS EXPECTED SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY WILL
SUPPORT THE POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SEVERE WEATHER...ALONG WITH
THE THREAT FOR HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING. WEATHER
MONITORING SHOULD BE INCORPORATED TO ANY WEEKEND PLANS. THE COLD
FRONT WILL SWEEP THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK...WHICH WILL BRING DRIER
WEATHER TO THE REGION.


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

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