Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
944 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 2017

...A Heat Advisory remains in effect for North Louisiana and
portions of East Texas this afternoon...

LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-TXZ108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-
165>167-290000-
/O.CON.KSHV.HT.Y.0005.170728T1800Z-170729T0000Z/
Caddo-Bossier-Webster-Claiborne-Lincoln-Union-De Soto-Red River-
Bienville-Jackson-Ouachita-Sabine-Natchitoches-Winn-Grant-
Caldwell-La Salle-Franklin-Titus-Camp-Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-
Marion-Smith-Gregg-Harrison-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-Nacogdoches-
Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
Including the cities of Shreveport, Bossier City, Minden,
Springhill, Homer, Haynesville, Ruston, Farmerville, Bernice,
Mansfield, Stonewall, Logansport, Coushatta, Martin, Arcadia,
Ringgold, Gibsland, Jonesboro, Monroe, Many, Zwolle,
Pleasant Hill, Natchitoches, Winnfield, Colfax, Montgomery,
Dry Prong, Clarks, Grayson, Columbia, Jena, Midway, Olla,
Mount Vernon, Mount Pleasant, Pittsburg, Daingerfield, Lone Star,
Naples, Omaha, Atlanta, Linden, Hughes Springs, Queen City,
Mineola, Winnsboro, Quitman, Hawkins, Gilmer, Big Sandy,
Jefferson, Tyler, Longview, Marshall, Jacksonville, Rusk,
Henderson, Carthage, Nacogdoches, Center, Lufkin, San Augustine,
Hemphill, and Pineland
944 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* EVENT...Very hot and humid conditions are expected this
  afternoon, as temperatures rise into the middle and upper 90s.
  When combined with the humidity, heat index values could range
  from 105 to 109 degrees.

* TIMING...These high heat index readings will occur during the
  afternoon early evening hours.

* IMPACT...Heat related illnesses may become possible for those
  outdoors, especially when out in direct sunlight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected, which may create a situation in which heat-related
illnesses are more likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an
air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on
relatives and neighbors.

&&

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