Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1156 AM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

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1156 AM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

AN UPPER-LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO MAINTAIN TEMPERATURES
IN THE UPPER 90S TO POSSIBLY LOWER TRIPLE DIGIT READINGS. THESE
HOT TEMPERATURES COMBINED WITH THE HUMIDITY...WILL RESULT IN HEAT
INDEX VALUES OF 105 TO 109 DEGREES ACROSS NORTH LOUISIANA...EXTREME
NORTHEAST TEXAS AND SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS. THUS...A HEAT ADVISORY
REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THESE AREAS. 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 SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON
ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK AREA. LOCALLY
GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE
STRONGER STORMS...BEFORE THEY DIMINISH BY EARLY EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S TO NEAR TRIPLE DIGIT READINGS WILL
OCCUR ONCE AGAIN ON FRIDAY AND WHEN COUPLED WITH THE
HUMIDITY...WILL RESULT IN HEAT INDEX READING FROM 105-109
DEGREES. BY EARLY NEXT WEEK...RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE WITH HIGH
TEMPERATURES FORECAST TO CLIMB INTO INTO THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 90S.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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1156 AM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

AN UPPER-LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO RESULT IN
HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S TO POSSIBLY LOWER TRIPLE DIGIT
READINGS. 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.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S TO NEAR TRIPLE DIGIT READINGS WILL
OCCUR ONCE AGAIN ON FRIDAY AND WHEN COUPLED WITH THE
HUMIDITY...WILL RESULT IN HEAT INDEX READING AROUND 105 DEGREES.
BY EARLY NEXT WEEK...RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE WITH HIGH
TEMPERATURES FORECAST TO CLIMB INTO INTO THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 90S.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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