Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
600 AM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-
Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-Concordia-Bolivar-
Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Montgomery-Webster-Clay-Lowndes-
Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Washington-Humphreys-Holmes-Attala-Winston-
Noxubee-Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-Madison MS-Leake-Neshoba-Kemper-
Warren-Hinds-Rankin-Scott-Newton-Lauderdale-Claiborne-Copiah-
Simpson-Smith-Jasper-Clarke-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Lawrence-
526 AM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

EXCESSIVE HEAT
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...Today

Heat stress concerns will increase Thursday as temperatures
increase into the mid-upper 90s. Heat index values will peak near
106 to 109 degrees. A heat advisory is in effect through the day
on Thursday.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

The threat for hot weather will continue into Friday, mainly south
of the Highway 82 corridor. A strong cold front will push into the
ArkLaMiss late Friday into Friday night bringing thunderstorms with
the potential for heavy rainfall and localized flooding. A few of
the storms could produce damaging wind gusts and small hail.

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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 Friday
through Friday night.

$$

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Jefferson Davis-Covington-Jones-Marion-Lamar-Forrest-
526 AM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

EXCESSIVE HEAT
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Today

Heat index values will rise to between 103-105 degrees on Thursday.
Long exposure to heat and strenuous outdoor activities could
result in heat illness.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

The threat for hot weather will continue through Friday, but a
strong cold front pushing into the area late Friday night and
Saturday will bring thunderstorms with the potential for heavy
rainfall and localized flooding. A few of the storms could produce
damaging wind gusts and small hail.

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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 could be necessary Saturday.

$$

&&

...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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