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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
540 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-301045-
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-
540 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

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...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

VERY HOT CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO PREVAIL ACROSS THE REGION
TODAY...WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES ONCE AGAIN CLIMB TO BETWEEN 104 AND
109 DEGREES ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA. THEREFORE...HEAT ADVISORIES
ARE NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING. THERE IS ALSO A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FOR THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

VERY HOT CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY PREVAIL THROUGH THURSDAY...WITH
HEAT INDEX VALUES ONCE AGAIN EXCEEDING 105 DEGREES...WITH
ADDITIONAL ADVISORIES OR WARNINGS NEEDED. ALTHOUGH TEMPERATURES
MAY FALL A BIT FOR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...HOT CONDITIONS WILL
CONTINUE ACROSS THE REGION...WITH EVEN WARMER CONDITIONS
REDEVELOPING FOR SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGERS...SKYWARN NETWORKS...AND AMATEUR
RADIO OPERATORS...WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$



Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
415 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

...HEAT ADVISORIES IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM CDT TODAY...

.HOT CONDITIONS WITH DANGEROUS HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL CONTINUE...AS
HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE REGION.

AN UPPER-LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PRODUCE VERY HOT
TEMPERATURES AND ALLOW FOR DANGEROUS HEAT INDEX VALUES.

ARZ050-051-059-070-071-LAZ001>003-010>012-018-OKZ077-TXZ096-097-
108>110-112-124>126-136-138-149-291715-
/O.EXA.KSHV.HT.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150730T0000Z/
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-
DE SOTO-RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-NATCHITOCHES-MCCURTAIN-BOWIE-FRANKLIN-
TITUS-CAMP-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-HARRISON-CHEROKEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE QUEEN...NASHVILLE...
MINERAL SPRINGS...DIERKS...ASHDOWN...TEXARKANA...STAMPS...
LEWISVILLE...BRADLEY...SHREVEPORT...BOSSIER CITY...MINDEN...
SPRINGHILL...MANSFIELD...STONEWALL...LOGANSPORT...COUSHATTA...
MARTIN...ARCADIA...RINGGOLD...GIBSLAND...NATCHITOCHES...IDABEL...
BROKEN BOW...CLARKSVILLE...BOGATA...MOUNT VERNON...
MOUNT PLEASANT...PITTSBURG...ATLANTA...LINDEN...HUGHES SPRINGS...
QUEEN CITY...MINEOLA...WINNSBORO...QUITMAN...HAWKINS...GILMER...
BIG SANDY...JEFFERSON...TYLER...MARSHALL...JACKSONVILLE...RUSK
415 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EVENT...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL RANGE BETWEEN 105 TO 110 DEGREES
  TODAY DUE TO HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH RELATIVE HUMIDITY
  VALUES.

* TIMING...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL BE IN EXCESS OF 105 DEGREES
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACT...THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
  VALUES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH
  HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE.

* OUTLOOK...HOT CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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.

&&

$$



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