Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
654 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-191200-
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-
654 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...NORTH
LOUISIANA...DEEP EAST AND NORTHEAST TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE ONGOING THIS
MORNING. INCREASING MOISTURE AND MODERATE INSTABILITY IN THE
AFTERNOON HEAT WILL COMBINE TO PRODUCE SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS INTO THE EARLY EVENING AS WELL. ALTHOUGH A
FEW STRONG STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE OUR RISK IS MARGINAL FOR SEVERE
ORGANIZED HAZARDOUS WEATHER AT THIS TIME.

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

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE FOUR STATE
AREA ON SUNDAY AS THE PARENT UPPER LEVEL TROUGH SHIFTS EASTWARD
TOWARD THE MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL BE MOVING
INTO THE AREA DURING LATE SUNDAY. SOME LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL MAY
BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE REGION AS THUNDERSTORMS MAY BECOME STRONG
TO SEVERE DURING PEAK HEATING HOURS WITH THE POTENTIAL TO PRODUCE
DAMAGING WINDS AND HAIL. WE DO HAVE AN ENHANCED RISK FOR SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR
THUNDERSTORMS WILL ARRIVE FOR THE MIDDLE PART OF THE WORK WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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