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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
205 PM CDT Fri May 26 2017

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205 PM CDT Fri May 26 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast
Arkansas, and northeast Louisiana.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Saturday

NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Through the remainder of this afternoon

EXCESSIVE HEAT
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Saturday

Windy conditions will exist through the early evening. Sustained
winds of 20 to 25 mph will be common with gusts from 30 to 35 mph.

Warm and humid conditions will return to portions of the delta
region generally along and west of the Mississippi River where
heat indices will range from 100 to near 105 degrees. Be sure to
drink plenty of fluids.


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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday night through Thursday

Severe thunderstorms are possible over southeast Arkansas,
northeast Louisiana, and northern portions of central Mississippi
late Saturday night through Memorial Day. The primary hazards
with these storms will be damaging wind gusts and hail up to half
dollar size. Locally heavy rainfall which may result in localized
flooding is also possible.

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.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations may be needed for portions of the region Saturday
night through Monday.

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205 PM CDT Fri May 26 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central
Mississippi, north central Mississippi, northwest Mississippi,
and west central Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Saturday

NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Through the remainder of this afternoon

Windy conditions will exist through the early evening. Sustained
winds of 20 to 25 mph will be common with gusts from 30 to 35 mph.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday night through Thursday

Severe thunderstorms are possible over southeast Arkansas,
northeast Louisiana, and northern portions of central Mississippi
late Saturday night through Memorial Day. The primary hazards
with these storms will be damaging wind gusts and hail up to half
dollar size. Locally heavy rainfall which may result in localized
flooding is also possible.


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.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations may be needed for portions of the region Saturday
night through Monday.

$$

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205 PM CDT Fri May 26 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central
Mississippi, north central Mississippi, northeast Mississippi,
and south central Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Saturday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday night through Thursday

Isolated severe thunderstorms are possible for extreme
southeast Arkansas, portions of north central Mississippi,
portions of northeast Louisiana, portions of west central
Mississippi, and northwest Mississippi Saturday night through
Monday.

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.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations may be needed for portions of the region Saturday
night through Monday.

$$

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...HAZARD LEGEND...

*NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS*
Extreme...Sustained winds 50 mph or greater or wind gusts 65 mph
 or greater.
Significant...Sustained winds 40-49 mph or wind gusts 58-64 mph.
Elevated...Sustained winds 30-39 mph or wind gusts 45-57 mph.
Limited...Sustained winds 20-29 mph or wind gusts 30 to 44 mph.

*EXCESSIVE HEAT*
Extreme...Maximum heat index greater than 110 degrees for 3 or
 more days in a row and/or air temperatures greater than 107
 degrees.
Significant...Maximum heat index greater than 110 degrees
 and/or air temperatures greater than 105 degrees.
Elevated...Maximum heat index 105 to 110 degrees and/or air
 temperatures greater than 103 degrees.
Limited...Maximum heat index near 105 degrees and/or air
 temperatures 100 to 103 degrees.


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