Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
1130 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

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BOONE-MARION-BAXTER-FULTON-SHARP-NEWTON-SEARCY-STONE-IZARD-
INDEPENDENCE-JOHNSON-POPE-VAN BUREN-CLEBURNE-JACKSON-LOGAN-CONWAY-
FAULKNER-WHITE-WOODRUFF-SCOTT-YELL-PERRY-POLK-MONTGOMERY-GARLAND-
SALINE-PULASKI-LONOKE-PRAIRIE-MONROE-PIKE-CLARK-HOT SPRING-GRANT-
JEFFERSON-ARKANSAS-DALLAS-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-DESHA-OUACHITA-
CALHOUN-BRADLEY-DREW-
1130 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR A LARGE PART OF ARKANSAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON  AND TONIGHT

EXPECT TEMPERATURES TO WARM INTO THE 90S TO AROUND 100 FOR MOST
LOCATIONS THIS AFTERNOON. THESE HOT TEMPERATURES...COMBINED WITH
ELEVATED HUMIDITY LEVELS...WILL RESULT IN HEAT INDEX VALUES
PEAKING FROM 100 TO 110 DEGREES FOR MOST AREAS THIS AFTERNOON.

HEAT INDICES WILL EXCEED 110 DEGREES IN AND NEAR THE LITTLE ROCK
METROPOLITAN AREA. AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT
THROUGH THIS EVENING.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS AS THESE CONDITIONS CAN CREATE HEAT
ILLNESSES.

SOME ISOLATED TO SCATTERED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE...WITH CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING THE PRIMARY THREAT.
SOME GUSTY WINDS AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL MAY ALSO BE SEEN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY AND
POTENTIALLY INTO MONDAY. AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL REMAIN IN THE
90S...MAYBE APPROACHING 100. HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK OVER 105
DEGREES DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. TEMPERATURES WILL SLOWLY
DECREASE THROUGHOUT THE WEEK AS RAIN CHANCES INCREASE ACROSS THE
STATE.

CHANCES FOR MORE SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST
STARTING SUNDAY...AND THROUGH PRETTY MUCH MOST OF NEXT WEEK. OTHER
THAN CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...SOME GUSTY WINDS COULD ALSO BE
SEEN. GIVEN THE SLOW MOVEMENT OF ANY STORMS...LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE...RESULTING IN AN ISOLATED FLASH FLOOD
THREAT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/LZK.

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