Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Area Forecast Discussion
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1221 PM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

.DISCUSSION...
Widely scattered showers and thunderstorms have develop across
SW AR, Central and North Central Louisiana this afternoon.These
showers will persist through the reminder of the 28/18Z TAF
package and should diminish during the overnight hours. For the
28/18Z TAFS MVFR/VFR conditions will prevail through most of the
TAF period with CU ranging from 5KFT TO 7KFT developing during the
afternoon. Terminal sites that receive rain could see vsbys drop
to 3SM to 4SM with some of the stronger showers and thunderstorms
otherwise vsbys should be unlimited. Winds will remain out of the
S/SW ranging from 5 to 10 kts before decreasing during the
overnight hours to light and variable. Locations that receive rain
overnight could see fog/hz develop with light winds and moisture
in place. /21/

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /issued 1117 AM CDT WED JUL 27 2016/

DISCUSSION...
Overnight/early morning convection across srn AR/n LA continues to
diminish. However, diurnal convection has shown some increase over
the last hour or so, and this should be enhanced by the upper
level low over ern LA today. Have made some minor adjustments to
cloud cover and PoPs to better represent current conditions/trends,
but these should have little impact in the text products overall.
Temps look to be on track, especially when cloud cover/convective
coverage are taken into account, so will not be making any changes
there. /12/


&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
SHV  75  91  76  94 /  30  50  20  40
MLU  75  88  73  92 /  30  50  20  40
DEQ  74  91  72  93 /  30  50  20  40
TXK  74  90  74  94 /  30  50  20  40
ELD  74  88  73  91 /  30  50  20  40
TYR  75  94  75  96 /  20  40  20  30
GGG  75  93  75  95 /  20  40  20  30
LFK  75  93  75  95 /  30  40  20  30

&&

.SHV Watches/Warnings/Advisories...
AR...None.
LA...None.
OK...None.
TX...None.
&&

$$

21/12



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