Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1201 PM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-211100-
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
COLUMBIA-UNION-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-DE SOTO-
RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE-NATCHITOCHES-WINN-
GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-MCCURTAIN-BOWIE-FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-
MORRIS-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-HARRISON-CHEROKEE-RUSK-
PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-
1201 PM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

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...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL PERSIST
ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...EXTREME NORTHEAST TEXAS...AND PORTIONS
OF SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS THROUGH EARLY TO MID AFTERNOON...AHEAD OF A
WEAK COLD FRONT THAT WILL DRIFT SOUTHEAST INTO WESTERN
ARKANSAS...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...AND NORTH TEXAS. LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL AND THE THREAT FOR LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING WILL BE
POSSIBLE OVER THESE AREAS BEFORE WEAKENING...WITH SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON OVER
THE REMAINDER OF EAST TEXAS...NORTH LOUISIANA...AND EXTREME
SOUTHERN ARKANSAS. WHILE SOME WEAKENING IS EXPECTED THIS
EVENING...ADDITIONAL SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT WILL
OCCUR OVERNIGHT ACROSS EAST TEXAS...NORTH LOUISIANA...AND EXTREME
SOUTHERN ARKANSAS...NEAR AND JUST SOUTH OF THE WEAK FRONT AS IT
DRIFTS SOUTH TO NEAR THE INTERSTATE 20 CORRIDOR BY DAYBREAK
SUNDAY. GUSTY WINDS...BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING OF
LOW LYING...POOR DRAINAGE AREAS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THESE AREAS THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL PERSIST SUNDAY ACROSS EAST
TEXAS...NORTH LOUISIANA...AND EXTREME SOUTHERN ARKANSAS...NEAR AND
JUST SOUTH OF THE WEAK COLD FRONT BEFORE WEAKENING DURING THE
EVENING. BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL AND MINOR FLOODING OF LOW
LYING...POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL BE POSSIBLE. THE FRONT IS
EXPECTED TO BEGIN LIFTING BACK NORTH MONDAY...FOCUSING ADDITIONAL
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE AREA THROUGH TUESDAY.
ANY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME MORE ISOLATED WEDNESDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY...WITH AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES CLIMBING BACK INTO
THE LOWER AND MID 90S. WHEN COMBINED WITH THE HIGH HUMIDITY...HEAT
INDICES WILL NEAR OR POSSIBLY EXCEED 105 DEGREES BY MID TO LATE
WEEK ESPECIALLY OVER EAST TEXAS AND NORTH LOUISIANA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGERS...SKYWARN NETWORKS...AND AMATEUR
RADIO OPERATORS...MAY BE NEEDED THIS AFTERNOON FOR RAINFALL
REPORTS AND INSTANCES OF FLOODING.

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