081  
FLUS44 KTSA 282246  
HWOTSA  
 
HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK  
446 PM CST WED FEB 28 2024  
 
ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-291130-  
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-  
446 PM CST WED FEB 28 2024  
 
THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS  
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.  
   
DAY ONE
 
THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.  
 
NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.  
 
SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...  
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.  
   
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN
 
THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.  
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...NO HAZARDS.  
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.  
MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.  
TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.  
 
EXTENDED DISCUSSION...  
AREAS OF PRECIPITATION WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE REGION BEGINNING  
THURSDAY AFTERNOON, CONTINUING THRU THE EARLY MORNING HOURS ON  
FRIDAY BEFORE MOVING EAST. THE PRECIPITATION WILL BE MAINLY IN THE  
FORM OF A COLD RAIN, WITH A LOW (~20%) CHANCE OF A MIX OR BRIEF  
CHANGE OVER TO SLEET AND/OR SNOW, ESPECIALLY IN THE HIGHER TERRAIN  
AREAS OF SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. TEMPERATURES  
ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE FREEZING THRU THE EVENT, WITH NO  
TRAVEL IMPACT EXPECTED.  
 
WARMER AND WINDIER WEATHER OVER THE WEEKEND AND INTO MONDAY WILL  
ELEVATE FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS, ESPECIALLY ACROSS NORTHEAST  
OKLAHOMA AND FAR NORTHWEST ARKANSAS.  
 
THUNDERSTORM CHANCES RETURN WITH THE NEXT FRONT ON MONDAY.  
 
WEATHER.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.  
 

 
 
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