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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
500 AM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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500 AM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A heat advisory continues for the entire region through this evening
as the combination of high temperatures and humid conditions will
produce heat indices between 100 and 110 degrees. Please exercise
caution to minimize the affects of the heat and humidity and reduce
the possibility of heat related illness.

The heat advisory will be discontinued for parts of the south after
8 PM but will continue for central and northern sections through the

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

A heat advisory will be in effect through Saturday evening for the
central and northern sections of the state due to heat index values
reaching 105 to 110 degrees.

Warm and humid weather is expected through the weekend as Arkansas
continues its typical summer pattern. Extra caution should be taken
to minimize the affects of the high heat and humidity.

Small chances of showers and thunderstorms are expected in mainly
southern Arkansas Friday and Saturday afternoons. Then, rain chances
will spread across the rest of Arkansas for the rest of the period.
The chance of hazardous weather will remain low at this time.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed.


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Heat Advisory

National Weather Service Little Rock AR
257 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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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, Malvern,
Sheridan, Pine Bluff, Stuttgart, and De Witt
257 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017


* EVENT...Afternoon temperatures Friday and Saturday will be in
  the 90s, with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees.

* AREAS AFFECTED...Much of north and central Arkansas.

* IMPACTS...Oppressive conditions may lead to heat stroke and
  dehydration for people outdoors.


A Heat Advisory means 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.



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