Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
554 AM CDT Tue Aug 15 2017

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554 AM CDT Tue Aug 15 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...

Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible
today, mainly over the southern and eastern sections of
Northcentral Louisiana. Brief heavy rainfall and locally gusty
winds will be possible in the stronger storms, before they
diminish this evening with the loss of heating. Otherwise,
afternoon temperatures will climb into the lower and mid 90s
areawide. When combined with the high humidity, afternoon heat
indices will range from 100 to 105 degrees.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday...

Isolated to widely scattered showers and thunderstorms will remain
possible Wednesday afternoon over the southeast sections of
Northcentral Louisiana. However, scattered showers and
thunderstorms will increase over Southeast Oklahoma and Southwest
Arkansas Thursday near an upper level disturbance and associated
weak surface front, before increasing across portions of North
Louisiana Friday through the weekend as additional upper level
disturbances slide southeast around an area of high pressure
centered over Texas. Locally gusty winds and brief heavy rainfall
will be possible in the stronger storms each day. However,
afternoon temperatures will climb into the mid 90s over much of
the region each day. When combined with the high humidity, heat
indices will near or exceed 105 degrees.


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



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