Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
353 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

ARZ074-075-MSZ018-019-025>030-034-035-172200-
Ashley-Chicot-Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-
Montgomery-Webster-Clay-Washington-Humphreys-
353 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of the ArkLaMiss
Delta.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Wednesday

WIND CHILL DANGER
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

HARD FREEZE
THREAT...Extreme
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

Temperatures will remain below freezing through tomorrow, with
lows tonight ranging from the upper single digits to lower teens.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

Wind chills tonight will be dangerously low, ranging from
-5 to 5 degrees.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image3.png)

Dangerous travel conditions will continue into Wednesday due to
lingering snow cover and black ice on roadways.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image4.png)

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

Temperatures will remain in the 20s on Wednesday, then fall into
the teens on Wednesday night. Temperatures will finally rise above
freezing late Thursday morning.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

.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.

$$

MSZ031>033-036>039-172200-
Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Holmes-Attala-Winston-Noxubee-
353 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for the Golden Triangle.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Wednesday

SNOW
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...Through the remainder of this afternoon

WIND CHILL DANGER
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

HARD FREEZE
THREAT...Extreme
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

Light snow will taper off this afternoon, with storm total
accumulations of less than two inches. Difficult travel conditions
will result. After precipitation ends, dangerous travel
conditions will continue into Wednesday due to lingering snow
cover and black ice on roadways.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image1.png)
(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image4.png)

Temperatures will remain below freezing through tomorrow, with
lows tonight ranging from the upper single digits to lower teens.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

Wind chills tonight will be dangerously low, ranging from
-5 to 5 degrees.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image3.png)

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

Temperatures will remain below freezing on Wednesday, then fall
into the teens on Wednesday night. Temperatures will finally rise
above freezing late Thursday morning.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

.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.

$$

LAZ007-008-172200-
Morehouse-West Carroll-
353 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of northeast
Louisiana.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Wednesday

WIND CHILL DANGER
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

HARD FREEZE
THREAT...Significant
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

Temperatures will remain below freezing through tomorrow, with
lows tonight in the lower teens.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

Wind chills tonight will be dangerously low in the single digits.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image3.png)

Dangerous travel conditions will continue into Wednesday due to
lingering snow cover and black ice on roadways.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image4.png)

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

Temperatures will remain below freezing on Wednesday, then fall
into the teens on Wednesday night. Temperatures will finally rise
above freezing late Thursday morning.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

.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.

$$

LAZ009-015-016-023>026-MSZ040>051-053>055-059>061-172200-
East Carroll-Richland-Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-
Concordia-Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-Madison MS-Leake-Neshoba-Kemper-
Warren-Hinds-Rankin-Scott-Newton-Claiborne-Copiah-Simpson-
Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-
353 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of northeast
Louisiana and central Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Wednesday

SNOW
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...Through the remainder of this afternoon

WIND CHILL DANGER
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

HARD FREEZE
THREAT...Significant
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

Light snow will taper off by early this evening, with storm total
accumulations of less than two inches. Difficult travel
conditions will result. After precipitation ends, difficult
travel conditions will continue into Wednesdayight due to
lingering snow cover and black ice on roadways.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image1.png)
(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image4.png)

Temperatures will remain below freezing in most areas through
tomorrow, with lows tonight in the teens.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

Wind chills tonight will be dangerously low, in the single digits
to near zero.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image3.png)

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

Temperatures will remain below freezing on Wednesday, then fall
into the teens on Wednesday night. Temperatures will finally rise
above freezing on Thursday morning.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

.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.

$$

MSZ052-056>058-062>065-172200-
Lauderdale-Smith-Jasper-Clarke-Lincoln-Lawrence-Jefferson Davis-
Covington-
353 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south and east
Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Wednesday

SNOW
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...Mainly through the rest of this afternoon

WIND CHILL DANGER
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

HARD FREEZE
THREAT...Significant
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

Light snow will taper off this evening, with storm total
accumulations of less than an inch. Difficult travel conditions
will result. After precipitation ends, difficult travel
conditions will continue into Wednesday due to lingering snow
cover and black ice on roadways.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image1.png)
(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image4.png)

Temperatures will struggle to reach freezing on Wednesday, with
lows tonight in the teens.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

Wind chills tonight will be dangerously low, in the single digits
to near zero.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image3.png)

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

Temperatures will top out near freezing on Wednesday, then fall
into the teens on Wednesday night. Temperatures will finally rise
above freezing on Thursday morning.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

.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.

$$

MSZ066-072>074-172200-
Jones-Marion-Lamar-Forrest-
353 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for the Pine Belt.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Wednesday

SNOW
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...The rest of this afternoon through tonight

WIND CHILL DANGER
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

HARD FREEZE
THREAT...Significant
TIMING...This afternoon through Wednesday

Light snow and sleet will taper off later this evening, with
storm total accumulations of less than an inch. Difficult travel
conditions will result. After precipitation ends, difficult
travel conditions may continue into Wednesday due to lingering
snow cover and black ice on roadways.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image1.png)
(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image4.png)

Temperatures will struggle to reach freezing on Wednesday, with
lows tonight in the teens.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

Wind chills tonight will be dangerously low in the single digits.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image3.png)

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

Lows below 15 degrees and highs below 32 degrees are likely
for the entire outlook area on Wednesday night.

Temperatures will top out near freezing on Wednesday, then fall
into the teens on Wednesday night. Temperatures will finally rise
above freezing on Thursday morning.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image2.png)

.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.

$$

DL

&&

...HAZARD LEGEND...

*WIND CHILL DANGER*
Extreme...Wind chill temperatures lower than -15 degrees F.
Significant...Wind chills between -5 and -14 degrees.
Elevated...Wind chills between -5 and 5 degrees.
Limited...Wind chills between 5 and 8 degrees.

*HARD FREEZE*
Extreme...Lows below 10 degrees and highs below 32 degrees
 likely.
Significant...Lows below 15 degrees and highs below 32 degrees
 likely.
Elevated...Lows below 20 degrees and highs near or below 32
 likely.
Limited...Lows below 20 degrees and highs near or below 32
 degrees possible.

*SNOW*
Extreme...Roads impassable and widespread power outages likely.
Significant...Dangerous travel conditions and numerous power
 outages possible.
Elevated...Difficult travel conditions and sporadic power
 outages possible.
Limited...Bridges may be snow-covered.


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