Issue Date: 1249 PM CST Tue Mar 2 2021
This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.
.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.
FIRE WEATHER DANGER.
AREA...Mainly Along and North of Interstate 44.
Southwest winds will gust to 15 to 20 miles an hour along and
north of Interstate 44 this afternoon, while humidity values are
expected to fall into the 20 to 30 percent range. This will result
in a limited fire weather danger.
SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Spotter Activation Not Expected.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.
THURSDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...Very High Fire Weather Potential.
SUNDAY and MONDAY...Very High Fire Weather Potential...High Wind Potential.
A storm system will track across the region Thursday night into
Friday. There will be enough elevated instability to result in at
least isolated thunderstorm potential, mainly across eastern
Oklahoma and west central Arkansas.
Strong and gusty south winds and warm temperatures will result in
elevated fire weather concerns Thursday, and again late in the
weekend into early next week.
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