Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KSHV 301814
AFDSHV

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
114 PM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

.AVIATION...
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WERE ON THE INCREASE ACROSS THE FOUR
STATE REGION THIS AFTERNOON NEAR AND IN WAKE OF A WEAK COLD FRONT
THAT WAS BACK DOORING INTO THE AREA. EXPECTING MOSTLY VFR
CONDITIONS TO PREVAIL OUTSIDE OF THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MVFR AND BRIEF IFR CATEGORIES WILL OCCUR IN THE HEAVY SHOWER
DOWNPOURS IN AND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS. GUSTY WINDS WILL ALSO BE
LIKELY NEAR THE THUNDERSTORMS. THE BOUNDARY WAS NEAR A WINNFIELD
TO SHREVEPORT LOUISIANA AND JEFFERSON TO CLARKSVILLE TEXAS LINE.
SURFACE WINDS WILL BE NORTH TO NORTHEAST IN WAKE OF THE BOUDNARY
AND VARIABLE AHEAD OF THE SYSTEM. /06/

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 1032 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015/

DISCUSSION...
THIS HOURS TEMPERATURE READINGS AVERAGING IN THE LOWER 90S ACROSS
MOST LOCATIONS WITH A FEW HOT SPOTS IN THE MID 90S. WITH DEW POINT
VALUES IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTH
LOUISIANA...HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE AVERGING BETWEEN 105 AND 110
DEGREES ACROSS MONROE AND POINTS SOUTHWARD. ENHANCED MOISTURE AND
LINGERING COLD FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL LIKELY BRING INCREASED
CLOUD-COVER AND CONVECTION LATER THIS AFTERNOON. THIS WILL HELP TO
STABALIZE TEMPERATURES TO THE UPPER 90S AND NEAR 100 DEGREES THIS
AFTERNOON. CURRENT FORECAST LOOKS ON TRACK. NO CHANGES AT THIS
TIME. /05/

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
SHV 101  76  97  74 /  20  20  10  10
MLU 101  74  96  72 /  30  10  10   0
DEQ  98  74  94  70 /  20  20  10  10
TXK  99  74  96  72 /  20  20  10  10
ELD  98  72  94  71 /  20  10  10   0
TYR 102  77  98  75 /  20  20  20  10
GGG 100  76  98  75 /  30  20  20  10
LFK 100  77  98  74 /  30  30  20  10

&&

.SHV WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
AR...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR ARZ050-051-059>061-
     070>073.

LA...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR LAZ001>005-010>013-
     017>020.

     EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR LAZ006-
     014-021-022.

OK...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR OKZ077.

TX...HEAT ADVISORY UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR TXZ096-097-108>112-
     124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167.

&&

$$

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