Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
247 PM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...
UPPER-LEVEL RIDGE MAINTAINING HOT CONDITIONS ACROSS THE REGION FOR
THIS AFTERNOON. CURRENT TEMPS ARE IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S WITH
AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES AVERAGING AROUND 100 TO 105 ACROSS
EAST TEXAS AND PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA...AND NORTHWEST LOUISIANA. RUSTON AND MONROE HAVE THE
HIGHEST READINGS AT 107 AND 108 DEGREES.

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO PERSIST ACROSS EAST TEXAS
THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING HOURS BEFORE CONDITIONS IMPROVE AND
TEMPERATURES FALL INTO THE MID TO UPPER 70S OVERNIGHT.

HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT AGAIN FOR TUESDAY MAINLY ACROSS THE
EASTERN HALF OF THE COUNTY WARNING AREA. HIGH TEMPERATURES
FORECAST TO CLIMB TO AROUND 100 DEGREES AREAWIDE.

NOT MUCH VARIATION IN THE FORECAST OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.
HOWEVER...LATE IN THE WORK WEEK...COULD SEE A SLIGHT DIP IN
TEMPERATURES DUE TO INCREASED CLOUD COVER ASSOCIATED WITH A
SURFACE TROUGH ALONG THE NORTHERN GULF COAST.

OTHERWISE...TEMPERATURES FORECAST TO AGAIN CLIMB TO NEAR 100 LATE
IN THE WEEKEND.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
SHV  79 101  78 101 /  10  10  10  10
MLU  77 100  77 100 /  10  10  10  20
DEQ  75  99  74 100 /  10  10  10  10
TXK  78 100  77 101 /  10  10  10  10
ELD  77 100  76 100 /  10  10  10  10
TYR  78  99  77 100 /  10  10  10  10
GGG  78 100  78 101 /  10  10  10  10
LFK  76  99  76  99 /  20  10  10  10

&&

.SHV WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
AR...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY FOR ARZ050-051-059>061-
     070>073.

LA...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY FOR LAZ001>006-012>014-021-
     022.

     HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR LAZ010-011-017>020.

OK...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY FOR OKZ077.

TX...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY FOR TXZ097.

     HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR TXZ096-111-112-126-
     137-138-150>153-165>167.

&&

$$

05/05


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