Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
523 AM CDT Mon Jul 17 2017

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523 AM CDT Mon Jul 17 2017

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...

Afternoon isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will
occur with the passing of an upper level disturbance and
associated surface trough of low pressure. Best chances of
convection will be along and generally South of Interstate 20.
Gusty winds of 25 to 30 MPH along with brief but locally heavy
rainfall and deadly lightning will be possible in and near the
stronger thunderstorms. In addition to the thunderstorms,
afternoon temperatures will climb into the lower to middle
90s with heat indices near 100 degrees.

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

An upper level ridge will continue to build into the region.
Showers and thunderstorms will become more isolated with the best
chances south of Interstate 20. This ridge will also allow for
warmer daytime temperatures with highs in the mid to upper 90s.
Heat advisories may be considered as heat indices will approach
105 degrees and possibly higher.


Activation of emergency managers, spotter networks, and amateur
radio operators, should not be needed through tonight.



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