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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
350 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-241000-
BOONE-MARION-BAXTER-FULTON-SHARP-NEWTON-SEARCY-STONE-IZARD-
INDEPENDENCE-JOHNSON-POPE-VAN BUREN-CLEBURNE-JACKSON-LOGAN-CONWAY-
FAULKNER-WHITE-WOODRUFF-SCOTT-YELL-PERRY-POLK-MONTGOMERY-GARLAND-
SALINE-PULASKI-LONOKE-PRAIRIE-MONROE-PIKE-CLARK-HOT SPRING-GRANT-
JEFFERSON-ARKANSAS-DALLAS-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-DESHA-OUACHITA-
CALHOUN-BRADLEY-DREW-
350 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR A LARGE PART OF ARKANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

EXPECT TEMPERATURES TO WARM INTO THE 90S TO AROUND 100 FOR MOST
LOCATIONS THIS AFTERNOON. THESE HOT TEMPERATURES...COMBINED WITH
ELEVATED HUMIDITY LEVELS...WILL RESULT IN HEAT INDEX VALUES
PEAKING FROM 100 TO 110 DEGREES FOR MOST AREAS THIS AFTERNOON.
TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS AS THESE CONDITIONS CAN CREATE HEAT
ILLNESSES.

SOME ISOLATED TO SCATTERED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE...WITH CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING THE PRIMARY THREAT.
SOME GUSTY WINDS AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL MAY ALSO BE SEEN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO SUNDAY AND
POTENTIALLY INTO MONDAY. AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL REMAIN IN THE
90S...MAYBE APPROACHING 100. HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK OVER 105
DEGREES DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. TEMPERATURES WILL SLOWLY
DECREASE THROUGHOUT THE WEEK AS RAIN CHANCES INCREASE ACROSS THE
STATE.

CHANCES FOR MORE SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST
STARTING SUNDAY...AND THROUGH PRETTY MUCH MOST OF NEXT WEEK. OTHER
THAN CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...SOME GUSTY WINDS COULD ALSO BE
SEEN. GIVEN THE SLOW MOVEMENT OF ANY STORMS...LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE...RESULTING IN AN ISOLATED FLASH FLOOD
THREAT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/LZK.

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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
333 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE...

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-232130-
/O.CON.KLZK.HT.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160725T0200Z/
BOONE-MARION-BAXTER-FULTON-SHARP-NEWTON-SEARCY-STONE-IZARD-
INDEPENDENCE-JOHNSON-POPE-VAN BUREN-CLEBURNE-JACKSON-LOGAN-CONWAY-
FAULKNER-WHITE-WOODRUFF-SCOTT-YELL-PERRY-POLK-MONTGOMERY-GARLAND-
SALINE-PULASKI-LONOKE-PRAIRIE-MONROE-PIKE-CLARK-HOT SPRING-GRANT-
JEFFERSON-ARKANSAS-DALLAS-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-DESHA-OUACHITA-
CALHOUN-BRADLEY-DREW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARRISON...BULL SHOALS...FLIPPIN...
YELLVILLE...SUMMIT...MOUNTAIN HOME...MAMMOTH SPRING...CAVE CITY...
ASH FLAT...HARDY...JASPER...WESTERN GROVE...MARSHALL...LESLIE...
MOUNTAIN VIEW...HORSESHOE BEND...MELBOURNE...CALICO ROCK...
OXFORD...BATESVILLE...CLARKSVILLE...RUSSELLVILLE...
FAIRFIELD BAY...CLINTON...HEBER SPRINGS...NEWPORT...BOONEVILLE...
PARIS...MORRILTON...CONWAY...SEARCY...BEEBE...AUGUSTA...MCCRORY...
COTTON PLANT...WALDRON...DARDANELLE...DANVILLE...OLA...
PERRYVILLE...MENA...MOUNT IDA...NORMAN...HOT SPRINGS...BENTON...
BRYANT...LITTLE ROCK...NORTH LITTLE ROCK...CABOT...LONOKE...
DES ARC...HAZEN...BRINKLEY...CLARENDON...GLENWOOD...
MURFREESBORO...ARKADELPHIA...MALVERN...SHERIDAN...PINE BLUFF...
STUTTGART...DE WITT...FORDYCE...KINGSLAND...RISON...STAR CITY...
GOULD...DUMAS...MCGEHEE...CAMDEN...HAMPTON...THORNTON...WARREN...
MONTICELLO
333 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT SUNDAY...

* EVENT: HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 100 TO 110 DEGREES
  SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
  HOURS.

* AREAS AFFECTED: MUCH OF ARKANSAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES
AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH
HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN
AIR- CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON
RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS...IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK...THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

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