Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
255 PM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

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255 PM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast
Arkansas, northeast Louisiana, central Mississippi, north central
Mississippi, southwest Mississippi, and west central Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Wednesday

EXCESSIVE HEAT
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Wednesday

Heat stress will be a concern as afternoon temperatures in the
lower 90s combine with high humidity to produce heat indices near
105.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday night through Monday

Afternoon heat indices near 105 will continue to be a concern as
we go through Thursday.

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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 is not expected through next Monday.

$$

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Attala-Winston-Noxubee-Leake-Neshoba-Kemper-Newton-Lauderdale-
Simpson-Smith-Jasper-Clarke-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-Lawrence-
Jefferson Davis-Covington-Jones-Marion-Lamar-Forrest-
255 PM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Wednesday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday night through Monday

The probability for widespread hazardous weather is low.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
The activation of storm spotters, HAM radio operators, and
emergency management personnel in support of severe weather
operations is not expected through next Monday.

$$

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...HAZARD LEGEND...

*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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