Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
352 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

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352 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for the ArkLaMiss Delta.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Tuesday

SNOW
THREAT...Significant
TIMING...Tonight through Tuesday

Snow is expected to begin late tonight across the ArkLaMiss Delta
and continue into midday tomorrow. Total storm accumulations of
two to three inches of snow are anticipated. Conditions will
likely remain poor during the day as temperatures remain below
freezing. Dangerous travel conditions are expected across the
area.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday night through Sunday

A more significant bout of dangerous cold will come Tuesday
through Thursday morning with lows in the 10 to 15 degree range
anticipated both nights and highs Wednesday remaining in the upper
20s to near 30 degrees. Tuesday night through late Wednesday
morning wind chills are expected to be between zero and five
degrees due to the combination of gusty north winds and the Arctic
air mass.

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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 Sunday.

$$

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352 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Tuesday

SNOW
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...Tuesday early morning through afternoon

Light snow is expected to begin early Tuesday morning and
progress southeastward through the day. Total storm accumulations
of one half to two inches are expected. Difficult travel
conditions are expected across the area.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday night through Sunday

A more significant bout of dangerous cold will come Tuesday
through Thursday morning with lows in the teens anticipated both
nights and highs Wednesday remaining in the upper 20s to near 30
degrees. Tuesday night through late Wednesday morning wind chills
are expected to be in the single digits due to the combination of
gusty north winds and the Arctic air mass.

(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 Sunday.

$$

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352 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south and east
Mississippi and Concordia Parish, Louisiana.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Tuesday

SNOW
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Tuesday

Light snow is expected across these areas Tuesday before ending in
the late afternoon or early evening. Total storm accumulation of
less than one half inch is possible across most locations. Travel
could be difficult due to slick bridges and overpasses.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday night through Sunday

A more significant bout of dangerous cold will come Tuesday
afternoon through Thursday morning with lows in the teens
anticipated both nights with highs Wednesday only slightly above
freezing, at best. Tuesday night through late Wednesday morning
wind chills are expected to be in the single digits due to the
combination of gusty north winds and the Arctic air mass.

(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 Sunday.

$$

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...HAZARD LEGEND...

*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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