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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
325 AM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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325 AM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon...with
some gusty winds and locally heavy rainfall the primary threats
expected with the strongest storms.

Heat index values will warm to near or just over 105 degrees
across southern sections of the area this afternoon. Take
frequent breaks if working outside...especially during the
hottest part of the day.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday Through Friday

Afternoon heat index values of 100 to 105 will be possible over
central and southern Arkansas Sunday through Tuesday. Take
frequent breaks if working outside...especially during the
hottest part of the day.

Scattered...mainly afternoon and early evening thunderstorms
will be possible into early next week...with better rain chances
Tuesday and Wednesday as a cold front moves into the region. At
this time...the threat for severe thunderstorms is low.
However...isolated thunderstorms could become strong...with gusty
winds and heavy rainfall the primary concerns.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.


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Heat Advisory

National Weather Service Little Rock AR
118 PM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017

...Hot and humid conditions expected this afternoon...

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Including the cities of Booneville, Paris, Morrilton, Conway,
Searcy, Beebe, Augusta, McCrory, Cotton Plant, Waldron, Danville,
Ola, Perryville, 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
118 PM CDT Sat Aug 19 2017


The National Weather Service in Little Rock has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* EVENT: Hot and humid conditions are expected across portions of
  the area...with heat index values at or above 105 degrees
  during the afternoon hours.

* AREAS AFFECTED: Areas along and south of Interstate 40, or much
  of central and southern portions of the state.

* TIMING: Expect heat index values of 105 to 109 degrees during
  the afternoon and early evening hours...then cooling off by
  around sunset this evening.

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


A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. 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

  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 9 1 1.



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