Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Memphis TN
240 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

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240 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of East Arkansas...
the Missouri Bootheel...North Mississippi...and West Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Severe thunderstorms are expected to develop across the Mid-South
late Wednesday afternoon and spread across the area Wednesday
night. There is an enhanced risk for severe thunderstorms across
most of the Missouri Bootheel and Eastern Arkansas. Farther East
there is a slight risk from as far East as Union City...Jackson
Tennessee and Tupelo, MS. There is a marginal risk for the
remainder of West Tennessee and North Mississippi.

Large hail and damaging winds are the primary severe weather
threats. Tornadoes are also possible mainly west of the
Mississippi River in the enhanced risk area. A Wind Advisory may
also be needed along and west of the Mississippi River Wednesday
afternoon into Wednesday evening.

Severe thunderstorms will again be possible on Friday and
Friday night as an active warm front lifts north across the Mid
South. Additional severe weather will be possible over the
weekend.

Heavy rain is expected tomorrow night through next weekend as
several storm systems impact the region. Flooding may become a
threat in association with the second round of storms Friday.
Localized flash flooding will be the initial concern with
increasing chances of widespread flooding then River flooding over
the weekend. Rainfall totals through the weekend are expected to
range from 4-7 inches though localized areas could see over 10
inches. The Highest totals are expected to fall across Northeast
Arkansas.

Please continue to monitor the latest forecasts for updates
regarding this severe weather potential.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will likely be needed late Wednesday afternoon
into Wednesday night and again for Friday into the weekend.

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