538  
FNUS54 KTSA 222122  
FWFTSA  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK  
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014  
 
RED FLAG...NONE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
CLOUDS WILL BREAK FROM WEST TO EAST THIS EVENING...BEFORE  
THE NEXT BATCH OF CLOUDS ARRIVES FROM THE SOUTHWEST LATE  
TONIGHT AND TUESDAY. CHANCE OF RAIN SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 40  
TUESDAY. CHANCE OF MIXED WINTRY PRECIPITATION LATE TUESDAY  
NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. HOWEVER...PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS LIGHT.  
 
FIRE CONCERNS RAMP UP CHRISTMAS DAY AS TEMPERATURES REACH  
WELL INTO THE 50S AND RH VALUES DROP TO 30 TO 40 PERCENT.  
SUSTAINED SOUTH WINDS OF AROUND 20 MPH WILL OCCASIONALLY  
GUST TO BETTER THAN 30 MPH.  
 
OKZ049-053-231030-  
PUSHMATAHA-CHOCTAW-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANTLERS...CLAYTON...HUGO  
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
MAX/MIN TEMPERATURE 39 48 32 45  
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY(%) 98 58 85 41  
AM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 9  
PM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 6 NW 5 NW 9  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN SNOW  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 10 50 20 20  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.01 0.16 0.01 0.01  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 0 5400 200 3100  
MIXING HGT(FT MSL) N/A 6000 800 3700  
TRANSPORT WIND(MPH) NW 7 NW 15 NW 10 NW 26  
1700FT MIXHGT T (F) N/A 47 N/A -30  
VENT RATE(M/S-M) 0 11200 500 10800  
CATEGORY DAY INDEX 1 4 1 4  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
STABILITY F D F  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
CHRISTMAS DAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.  
CATEGORY DAY INDEX 3.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. COLDER.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO  
5 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN AND LIGHT  
FREEZING RAIN OR SNOW OR LIGHT SLEET. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. CATEGORY DAY  
INDEX 5.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
OKZ070-071-073>075-231030-  
MUSKOGEE-MCINTOSH-PITTSBURG-HASKELL-LATIMER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MUSKOGEE...EUFAULA...MCALESTER...  
STIGLER...WILBURTON  
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
MAX/MIN TEMPERATURE 37 50 33 42  
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY(%) 98 59 85 41  
AM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 10  
PM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 6 NW 6 NW 10  
PRECIP TYPE NONE RAIN SNOW/RAIN SNOW  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 20 20 30  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.02 0.02 0.01  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 0 5000 200 3000  
MIXING HGT(FT MSL) N/A 5600 800 3600  
TRANSPORT WIND(MPH) W 7 NW 16 NW 12 NW 26  
1700FT MIXHGT T (F) N/A 45 N/A -30  
VENT RATE(M/S-M) 0 10500 500 10800  
CATEGORY DAY INDEX 1 4 1 4  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
STABILITY F D F  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
CHRISTMAS DAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 5.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 3.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.  
COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH  
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 5.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
ARZ001-002-010-011-231030-  
BENTON-CARROLL-WASHINGTON AR-MADISON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROGERS...BENTONVILLE...BERRYVILLE...  
EUREKA SPRINGS...FAYETTEVILLE...SPRINGDALE...HUNTSVILLE  
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
MAX/MIN TEMPERATURE 34 48 30 36  
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY(%) 100 69 91 52  
AM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 8  
PM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR W 5 NW 5 NW 9  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN SNOW/FZ RA SNOW/RAIN  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 20 20 20 30  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.01 0.01 0.02 0.04  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 0 4600 200 2300  
MIXING HGT(FT MSL) N/A 5200 800 2900  
TRANSPORT WIND(MPH) W 9 W 15 NW 9 NW 23  
1700FT MIXHGT T (F) N/A 43 N/A -30  
VENT RATE(M/S-M) 0 9800 400 7000  
CATEGORY DAY INDEX 1 4 1 3  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
STABILITY F D F  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
CHRISTMAS DAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 5.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 3.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.  
COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE  
MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
CATEGORY DAY INDEX 5.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
ARZ020-231030-  
FRANKLIN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OZARK...CHARLESTON  
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
MAX/MIN TEMPERATURE 36 48 32 43  
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY(%) 99 65 88 48  
AM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 7  
PM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 9  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN SNOW/RAIN  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 30 20 20  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.03 0.02 0.03  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 0 5100 200 2500  
MIXING HGT(FT MSL) N/A 5700 800 3100  
TRANSPORT WIND(MPH) W 7 W 14 NW 9 NW 23  
1700FT MIXHGT T (F) N/A 46 N/A -30  
VENT RATE(M/S-M) 0 9600 400 8000  
CATEGORY DAY INDEX 1 4 1 3  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
STABILITY F D F  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
CHRISTMAS DAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 3.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SNOW. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW OR  
LIGHT SLEET. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 5.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
OKZ058-063-068-069-072-231030-  
OTTAWA-DELAWARE-CHEROKEE-ADAIR-SEQUOYAH-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MIAMI...JAY...TAHLEQUAH...STILWELL...  
SALLISAW  
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
MAX/MIN TEMPERATURE 34 48 32 40  
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY(%) 100 66 88 47  
AM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 9  
PM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 6 NW 6 NW 9  
PRECIP TYPE NONE RAIN SNOW/RAIN SNOW/RAIN  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 10 30 40  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.01 0.02 0.02  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 0 4700 100 2500  
MIXING HGT(FT MSL) N/A 5300 700 3100  
TRANSPORT WIND(MPH) W 8 W 16 NW 10 NW 25  
1700FT MIXHGT T (F) N/A 43 N/A -30  
VENT RATE(M/S-M) 0 9800 0 8800  
CATEGORY DAY INDEX 1 4 1 4  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
STABILITY F D F  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
CHRISTMAS DAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 5.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 3.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.  
COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WINDS  
UP TO 5 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE  
MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. CATEGORY  
DAY INDEX 5.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
40S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
OKZ054>057-059>062-064>067-231030-  
OSAGE-WASHINGTON OK-NOWATA-CRAIG-PAWNEE-TULSA-ROGERS-MAYES-CREEK-  
OKFUSKEE-OKMULGEE-WAGONER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PAWHUSKA...BARTLESVILLE...NOWATA...  
VINITA...PAWNEE...TULSA...CLAREMORE...PRYOR...BRISTOW...OKEMAH...  
OKMULGEE...WAGONER  
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
MAX/MIN TEMPERATURE 32 49 31 41  
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY(%) 98 58 83 40  
AM 20FT WIND(MPH) NW 5 NW 11  
PM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 8 NW 8 NW 9  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SNOW/RAIN SNOW  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 30 20  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.01  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 0 4600 200 3200  
MIXING HGT(FT MSL) N/A 5200 800 3800  
TRANSPORT WIND(MPH) W 9 NW 21 NW 13 NW 25  
1700FT MIXHGT T (F) N/A 42 N/A -30  
VENT RATE(M/S-M) 0 12600 0 11000  
CATEGORY DAY INDEX 1 4 1 4  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
STABILITY F D F  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
CHRISTMAS DAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 5.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 50.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW.  
COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 5.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
ARZ019-029-OKZ076-231030-  
CRAWFORD-SEBASTIAN-LE FLORE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VAN BUREN...FORT SMITH...POTEAU  
322 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
MAX/MIN TEMPERATURE 37 49 31 43  
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY(%) 99 64 90 45  
AM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 8  
PM 20FT WIND(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 5 NW 5 NW 9  
PRECIP TYPE NONE RAIN FRZ RAIN SNOW  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 30 20 30  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.05 0.02 0.02  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 0 5100 200 2600  
MIXING HGT(FT MSL) N/A 5700 800 3200  
TRANSPORT WIND(MPH) W 7 W 14 NW 10 NW 25  
1700FT MIXHGT T (F) N/A 46 N/A -30  
VENT RATE(M/S-M) 0 9600 500 8800  
CATEGORY DAY INDEX 1 4 1 4  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
STABILITY F D F  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
CHRISTMAS DAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 3.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SNOW. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 4.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW OR  
LIGHT SLEET. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. CATEGORY DAY INDEX 5.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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