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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Memphis TN
345 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-212245-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Benton TN-Calhoun-Carroll-Chester-Chickasaw-Clay-
Coahoma-Craighead-Crittenden-Crockett-Cross-DeSoto-Decatur-
Dunklin-Dyer-Fayette-Gibson-Greene-Hardeman-Hardin-Haywood-
Henderson-Henry-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lake-Lauderdale-Lawrence-
Lee AR-Lee MS-Madison-Marshall-McNairy-Mississippi-Monroe-Obion-
Panola-Pemiscot-Phillips-Poinsett-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Quitman-
Randolph-Shelby-St. Francis-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tippah-Tipton-
Tishomingo-Tunica-Union-Weakley-Yalobusha-
345 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of East Arkansas...
the Missouri Bootheel...North Mississippi...and West Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Heat index values between 105 to 109 degrees are expected across
much of the Mid-South and 110-112 degrees across portions of
Northeast Arkansas and the Missouri Bootheel through early
evening. An Excessive Heat Warning and Heat Advisory is in effect
for portions of the Mid-South.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Heat index values approaching or exceeding 105 degrees are
expected Friday across much of the Mid-South. Saturday may also
see heat index values above 105 across portions of the area.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

$$



Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Memphis TN
316 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

ARZ027-028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ115-MSZ001-002-007-008-010>013-
020-021-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-211100-
/O.CON.KMEG.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170722T0000Z/
Poinsett-Mississippi-Cross-Crittenden-St. Francis-Lee AR-Phillips-
Pemiscot-DeSoto-Marshall-Tunica-Tate-Coahoma-Quitman-Panola-
Lafayette-Tallahatchie-Yalobusha-Lake-Obion-Weakley-Henry-Dyer-
Gibson-Carroll-Benton TN-Lauderdale-Tipton-Haywood-Crockett-
Madison-Chester-Henderson-Decatur-Shelby-Fayette-Hardeman-McNairy-
Hardin-
Including the cities of Harrisburg, Blytheville, Wynne,
West Memphis, Forrest City, Marianna, Helena, West Helena,
Caruthersville, Southaven, Olive Branch, Holly Springs, Tunica,
Senatobia, Clarksdale, Marks, Batesville, Oxford, Charleston,
Water Valley, Coffeeville, Tiptonville, Union City, Martin,
Dresden, Paris, Dyersburg, Humboldt, Milan, Huntingdon, Camden,
Ripley TN, Covington, Brownsville, Alamo, Jackson, Henderson,
Lexington, Parsons, Decaturville, Bartlett, Germantown,
Collierville, Memphis, Millington, Somerville, Oakland, Bolivar,
Selmer, and Savannah
316 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...of 105 to 109 degrees.

* TIMING...continuing through at least early Friday evening.

* IMPACTS...Heat stroke and dehydration for people outside will
  be possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
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. 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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