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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
352 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...Heat Advisory in effect for the Four State Region from 1 pm
today through 7 pm Thursday...

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TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-262200-
/O.CON.KSHV.HT.Y.0004.170726T1800Z-170728T0000Z/
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-
Including the cities of De Queen, Nashville, Mineral Springs,
Dierks, Ashdown, Hope, Prescott, Texarkana, Stamps, Lewisville,
Bradley, Magnolia, El Dorado, Shreveport, Bossier City, Minden,
Springhill, Homer, Haynesville, Ruston, Farmerville, Bernice,
Mansfield, Stonewall, Logansport, Coushatta, Martin, Arcadia,
Ringgold, Gibsland, Jonesboro, Monroe, Many, Zwolle,
Pleasant Hill, Natchitoches, Winnfield, Colfax, Montgomery,
Dry Prong, Clarks, Grayson, Columbia, Jena, Midway, Olla, Idabel,
Broken Bow, Clarksville, Bogata, Mount Vernon, Mount Pleasant,
Pittsburg, Daingerfield, Lone Star, Naples, Omaha, Atlanta,
Linden, Hughes Springs, Queen City, Mineola, Winnsboro, Quitman,
Hawkins, Gilmer, Big Sandy, Jefferson, Tyler, Longview, Marshall,
Jacksonville, Rusk, Henderson, Carthage, Nacogdoches, Center,
Lufkin, San Augustine, Hemphill, and Pineland
352 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
7 PM CDT THURSDAY...

* EVENT...Very hot and humid conditions will continue today and
  Thursday with highs in the middle to upper 90s. When combined
  with the humidity, heat index values will range from 105 to
  109 degrees.

* TIMING...These high heat index readings will occur from early
  afternoon through the early evening hours both days.

* IMPACT...Heat related illnesses may become possible for those
  outdoors, especially when out in direct sunlight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend any time outdoors.
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. Anyone overcome by heat
should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an
emergency, call 9 1 1.

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, neighbors,
and pets.

&&

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1132 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

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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-
1132 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

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...This Afternoon and Tonight...

A heat advisory is in effect this afternoon with heat index values
reaching around 105-109 degrees across the entire region. Be sure
to take extra precautions to cool your body if have to spend any
time outdoors during peak heating hours in the afternoon and early
evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday...

Heat index values will exceed 105 degrees once again during the
afternoon and early evening hours on Thursday as heat advisory
conditions remain in effect through early Thursday evening. After
that, expect increasing chances for thunderstorms by late Friday
into Saturday as a rare summertime frontal boundary shifts south
through the region.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel...amateur radio
operators...and storm spotters will not be needed through tonight.

$$

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