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Heat Advisory

National Weather Service Shreveport LA
305 PM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...Heat Advisory remains in effect for all of the Four-State area
through 7 PM this evening...

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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
305 PM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017


* EVENT...Very hot and humid conditions will continue through late
  this afternoon into early evening with temperatures still in the
  lower to middle 90s. When combined with the humidity, heat index
  values could range from 105 to 109 degrees.

* TIMING...These high heat index readings will occur through the
  early evening hours.

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


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.




Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1152 AM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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La Salle-McCurtain-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-Morris-Cass-Wood-
Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
1152 AM CDT Thu Jul 27 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of 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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday...

Expect isolated to possibly scattered showers and thunderstorms
by late in the day Friday into early Saturday as a rare summertime
frontal boundary shifts south through the region. A few storms
may produce locally heavy rainfall.


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


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