Issue Date: 451 AM CST Wed Dec 12 2018
Expiration: 1100 GMT 13 2018
This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.
THUNDERSTORMS WITH DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
AREA... South of I-40.
Showers will begin to spread into the area this evening as a
strong low pressure system continues to organize to the west.
Isolated elevated thunderstorms will also be possible overnight
mainly to the south of I-40. No severe weather is expected.
SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.
THURSDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...High Wind Potential...Heavy Rain Potential.
FRIDAY...High Wind Potential.
SATURDAY through TUESDAY...No Hazards.
Rain will continue to increase over western Arkansas and much of
eastern Oklahoma Thursday, with isolated thunderstorms remaining
possible from southeast Oklahoma into northwest Arkansas. A cold
front associated with the upper level system will move through
during the day Thursday, with strong and gusty northwest winds
behind it, possibly gusting over 40 mph in parts of eastern
Oklahoma. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are possible over
southeast Oklahoma and northwest Arkansas before the rain moves
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