Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
556 AM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

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THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ARKANSAS...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...EAST TEXAS AND
NORTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST AGAIN TODAY...AS AN
UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS ANCHORED OVER OKLAHOMA
AND NORTHWEST TEXAS. THIS WILL RESULT IN TEMPERATURES CLIMBING
BACK INTO THE UPPER 90S TO IN EXCESS OF 100 DEGREES. WHEN COMBINED
WITH THE HUMIDITY...HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 105 TO 109
DEGREES. THUS...A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF THE
REGION TODAY. THOSE THAT MUST BE OUTSIDE THIS AFTERNOON SHOULD
DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT LOOSE FITTING
CLOTHING...AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS SPENDING TIME IN THE SHADE OR
IN AIR CONDITIONED FACILITIES WHEN POSSIBLE. BE SURE TO CHECK ON
THE ELDERLY AND PETS...AND SEE THAT THEY STAY HYDRATED AND ARE
ABLE TO STAY COOL.

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE TODAY...ESPECIALLY ACROSS NORTH LOUISIANA AND
SOUTHCENTRAL ARKANSAS. LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY
RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGER STORMS...BEFORE THEY
DIMINISH THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

THE UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL BEGIN TO WEAKEN SATURDAY...BUT TEMPERATURES
WILL STILL CLIMB INTO THE MID AND UPPER 90S OVER MUCH OF THE
REGION SATURDAY. WHEN COMBINED WITH THE HUMIDITY...HEAT INDICES
WILL RANGE FROM 105 TO 108 DEGREES SATURDAY AFTERNOON. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER MUCH OF THE REGION
EACH DAY...WITH AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES EASING BACK INTO THE MID
90S BY MONDAY...AND THROUGH MUCH OF NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGERS...SKYWARN NETWORKS...AND AMATEUR
RADIO OPERATORS...SHOULD NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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556 AM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST TEXAS AND
NORTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB INTO THE MID 90S THIS AFTERNOON OVER DEEP
EAST TEXAS. WHEN COMBINED WITH THE HUMIDITY...HEAT INDICES WILL
RANGE FROM 101 TO 105 DEGREES. THOSE THAT MUST BE OUTSIDE THIS
AFTERNOON SHOULD DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT LOOSE
FITTING CLOTHING...AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS SPENDING TIME IN THE
SHADE OR IN AIR CONDITIONED FACILITIES WHEN POSSIBLE. BE SURE TO
CHECK ON THE ELDERLY AND PETS...AND SEE THAT THEY STAY HYDRATED
AND ARE ABLE TO STAY COOL.

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON. LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY
RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGER STORMS...BEFORE THEY
DIMINISH THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...

HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST SATURDAY THROUGH ALL OF NEXT
WEEK...AS TEMPERATURES CLIMB INTO THE MID 90S EACH DAY. WHEN
COMBINED WITH THE HUMIDITY...HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 100 TO
104 DEGREES. HOWEVER...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY...AS A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES
DRIFT WEST INTO THE REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGERS...SKYWARN NETWORKS...AND AMATEUR
RADIO OPERATORS...SHOULD NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

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