Scientific Forecaster Discussion
Area forecast discussion
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
1159 PM CDT Sat may 23 2015
concerning taf sites ktul/krvs/kbvo/kmlc/kxna/kfyv/kfsm/krog.
Widespread rain/thunder will continue across the area. MVFR to
IFR ceilings...and MVFR visibilities will prevail through the taf period.
Previous discussion... /issued 955 PM CDT Sat may 23 2015/
flooding and severe weather remain ongoing across eastern Oklahoma
this evening...with both the flooding and severe risk translating
slowly to the east-NE overnight. Forecast elements are in line at
this time...so updates in the near term will be for any changes to
the current Tornado Watch that runs until 4 am.
Flooding is becoming more widespread this evening as the heavier
rain axis increases in areal coverage. Flash flood warnings are in
effect for much of northeast Oklahoma...with additional warnings
likely for locations further to the east...including northwest and
west central Arkansas later tonight.
OK...Flash Flood Watch until 7 am Monday for okz049-okz053-okz054-
Arkansas...Flash Flood Watch from 1 PM Sunday to 7 am Monday for arz001-