Weather update for LeFlore County

AT 6:23 PM [July 14]...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADARS DETECTEDSCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OCCURRING OVER PARTS OFEASTERN OKLAHOMA AND WEST-CENTRAL ARKANSAS. ALL OF THIS ACTIVITYCONTINUES TO MOVE OFF TO THE SOUTHEAST AT AROUND 20 MPH.THROUGH 7:45 PM...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILLREMAIN POSSIBLE FOR LOCATIONS ACROSS NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA...ALONGAND NORTH OF AN OILTON TO PROCTOR LINE. ADDITIONAL ACTIVITY WILLALSO CONTINUE FOR AREAS SOUTH OF A SCIPIO OKLAHOMA TO CASSARKANSAS LINE. WHILE MUCH OF THIS ACTIVITY WILL CONSIST OFOCCASIONAL LIGHT MODERATE SHOWERS...THE THUNDERSTORMS THAT OCCURWILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY DOWNPOURS...HAILAND GUSTY WINDS. AN OUTFLOW BOUNDARY PUSHING SOUTH THROUGHNORTHEAST OKLAHOMA WILL PRODUCE NON CONVECTIVE WIND GUSTS OF 15 TO25 MPH AS IT MOVES THROUGH. THIS BOUNDARY MAY ALSO PROVIDE THEFOCUS FOR ADDITIONAL DEVELOPMENT.THUNDERSTORMS ARE ONGOING LATE THIS AFTERNOON NEAR THE KANSASBORDER ALONG AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT...AND ALSO IN WESTERNARKANSAS ALONG A RESIDUAL FRONTAL BOUNDARY. THESE STORMS SHOULDCONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND PERHAPS INTO EARLYEVENING...WITH THE THUNDERSTORM THREAT GRADUALLY SHIFTINGSOUTHEASTWARD DURING THE OVERNIGHT HOURS AS THE COLD FRONT PUSHESTHROUGH THE REGION. WIDESPREAD SEVERE WEATHER IS NOTANTICIPATED...BUT A LIMITED THREAT OF DAMAGING WINDS AND HAIL NEARQUARTER SIZE WILL EXIST THROUGH THE REST OF THE AFTERNOON. LOCALLYHEAVY RAIN WILL ALSO REMAIN POSSIBLE.SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...LOCAL SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED..DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.TUESDAY...NO HAZARDS.WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL...HEAVY RAIN POTENTIAL.FRIDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.EXTENDED DISCUSSION...THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL INCREASE WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...AND AN AXIS OF HEAVY RAIN CONTINUES TO APPEAR LIKELY DURINGTHIS TIME FRAME. CURRENTLY THE HEAVIEST RAINS LOOK TO OCCUR ACROSSSOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...WHERE WIDESPREAD 2 TO 4 INCHES WITH LOCALLYHIGHER AMOUNTS ARE FORECAST. THIS AMOUNT OF RAINFALL WILL INCREASETHE POTENTIAL FOR BOTH FLASH FLOODING AND MAINSTEM RIVER FLOODING.THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL CONTINUE FOR LATE WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND...AS A WARM FRONT RETURNS NORTHWARD THROUGH THE REGION. TEMPERATURESWILL REMAIN WELL BELOW NORMAL FOR MUCH OF THE UPCOMING WEEK.