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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
438 AM CST Wed Jan 17 2018

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Montague-Cooke-Grayson-Fannin-Lamar-Young-Jack-Wise-Denton-Collin-
Hunt-Delta-Hopkins-Stephens-Palo Pinto-Parker-Tarrant-Dallas-
Rockwall-Kaufman-Van Zandt-Rains-Eastland-Erath-Hood-Somervell-
Johnson-Ellis-Henderson-Comanche-Mills-Hamilton-Bosque-Hill-Navarro-
Freestone-Anderson-Lampasas-Coryell-Bell-McLennan-Falls-Limestone-
Leon-Milam-Robertson-
438 AM CST Wed Jan 17 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for North and Central Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.
A Hard Freeze Warning will remain in effect until 10 AM. Temperatures
will rise above freezing in most areas by mid afternoon. Wind chill
readings will range from 5 below zero to 5 above this morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.
Isolated thunderstorms are possible Sunday. Cloud to ground
lightning will be the primary threat from these storms.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$




Hard Freeze Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
1057 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018


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/O.CON.KFWD.HZ.W.0001.180117T0600Z-180117T1600Z/
Montague-Cooke-Grayson-Fannin-Lamar-Young-Jack-Wise-Denton-Collin-
Hunt-Delta-Hopkins-Stephens-Palo Pinto-Parker-Tarrant-Dallas-
Rockwall-Kaufman-Van Zandt-Rains-Eastland-Erath-Hood-Somervell-
Johnson-Ellis-Henderson-Comanche-Mills-Hamilton-Bosque-Hill-
Navarro-Freestone-Anderson-Lampasas-Coryell-Bell-McLennan-Falls-
Limestone-Leon-Milam-Robertson-
Including the cities of Bowie, Nocona, Gainesville, Sherman,
Denison, Bonham, Paris, Graham, Olney, Jacksboro, Decatur,
Bridgeport, Carrollton, Denton, Lewisville, Flower Mound, Plano,
McKinney, Allen, Frisco, Greenville, Commerce, Cooper,
Sulphur Springs, Breckenridge, Mineral Wells, Weatherford, Briar,
Fort Worth, Arlington, Dallas, Rockwall, Heath, Terrell, Kaufman,
Forney, Canton, Grand Saline, Wills Point, Van, Edgewood, Emory,
East Tawakoni, Point, Cisco, Eastland, Ranger, Gorman,
Stephenville, Dublin, Granbury, Oak Trail Shores, Glen Rose,
Cleburne, Burleson, Waxahachie, Ennis, Midlothian, Athens,
Gun Barrel City, Comanche, De Leon, Goldthwaite, Hamilton, Hico,
Clifton, Meridian, Valley Mills, Hillsboro, Corsicana, Teague,
Fairfield, Wortham, Palestine, Lampasas, Copperas Cove,
Gatesville, Killeen, Temple, Fort Hood, Waco, Marlin, Mexia,
Groesbeck, Buffalo, Centerville, Jewett, Normangee, Oakwood,
Cameron, Rockdale, Hearne, Franklin, and Calvert
1057 PM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

...HARD FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST
WEDNESDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...Temperatures overnight and into Wednesday morning
  will continue to fall into the single digits and lower teens.
  Wind chill values will be a few degrees lower than the actual
  temperature.

* LOCATION...All of North and Central Texas.

* IMPACTS...Uninsulated pipes may burst due to the extreme cold.
  The cold weather will present extreme danger to pets, plants,
  livestock, and people. In addition, any light winds will
  result in very low wind chill temperatures.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Hard Freeze Warning means very cold temperatures of 10 degrees
or less are expected. These conditions may cause uninsulated and
exposed pipes to freeze and burst. To prevent freezing of pipes...
either wrap exposed pipes or allow faucets to slowly drip. Ensure
that irrigation systems are turned off and winterized.
Preparations should be made now to protect any plants that are
sensitive to these extreme temperatures. Also remember to provide
adequate shelter or arrangements for outdoor pets.

In addition, low wind chills are expected and individuals are
urged to dress in layers as frostbite or hypothermia may set in
quickly if skin is exposed to the frigid conditions for prolonged
periods of time.

&&

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