Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
515 AM CDT MON JUL 18 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>167-191015-
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-
515 AM CDT MON JUL 18 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...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL INCREASE INTO THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 90S
AREAWIDE THIS AFTERNOON...WHICH WHEN COMBINED WITH THE HUMIDITY...WILL
RESULT IN HEAT INDICES AROUND 105 DEGREES PARTICULARLY ACROSS
PORTIONS OF EAST TEXAS...NORTH LOUISIANA AND SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS. A
HEAT ADVISORY IS THEREFORE IN EFFECT STARTING AT 10 AM CDT THIS
MORNING. 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. 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 ALSO DEVELOP THIS
AFTERNOON ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE HAZARDOUS OUTLOOK AREA NEAR A
LINGERING SEA BREEZE BOUNDARY. GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY
RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGER STORMS BEFORE DIMINISHING
BY EARLY EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ANCHORED OVER
OKLAHOMA AND ARKANSAS FOR MUCH OF THIS WEEK...RESULTING IN THE
HOTTEST TEMPERATURES SO FAR THIS SUMMER. AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES
WILL INCH CLOSER TO THE TRIPLE DIGITS...AND WHEN COMBINED WITH THE
HUMIDITY...HEAT INDICES WILL NEAR OR EXCEED 105 DEGREES. ONLY
LIMITED RELIEF IN THE FORM OF ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHCENTRAL LOUISIANA
AND DEEP EAST TEXAS...WHICH MAY OFFER BRIEF RELIEF TO THE HEAT. A
HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF EAST TEXAS...NORTH
LOUISIANA AND SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS THROUGH TUESDAY 7 PM CDT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS...AND STORM SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

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