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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
324 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH NOON TODAY FOR
NORTHEAST TEXAS...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL
ARKANSAS...AND NORTH LOUISIANA GENERALLY ALONG AND NORTH OF
INTERSTATE 20...

LAZ010>012-017-018-TXZ136-137-149>153-165>167-051730-
/O.CON.KSHV.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150305T1800Z/
DE SOTO-RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-SABINE LA-NATCHITOCHES-SMITH-GREGG-
CHEROKEE-RUSK-PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-
SABINE TX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANSFIELD...COUSHATTA...BIENVILLE...
MANY...NATCHITOCHES...TYLER...LONGVIEW...RUSK...HENDERSON...
CARTHAGE...NACOGDOCHES...CENTER...LUFKIN...SAN AUGUSTINE...
HEMPHILL
324 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
TODAY...

* EVENT...RAIN WILL TRANSITION TO A MIX OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET
  AND SNOW THROUGH DAYBREAK.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL TRANSITION TO FREEZING RAIN AND A MIX OF
  SLEET AND SNOW BEFORE 6 AM CST...AND MOSTLY SNOW AFTER 6 AM
  THROUGH MID TO LATE MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF.

* IMPACT...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS OF LESS THAN A
  QUARTER OF AN INCH MAY MAKE DRIVING CONDITIONS HAZARDOUS...
  MAINLY ON BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE I-20
  CORRIDOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FREEZING RAIN OR
SLEET MAY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

$$







Lake Wind Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
321 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF THE FOUR
STATE REGION...

ARZ073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-TXZ125-126-136>138-149>153-
165>167-051730-
/O.EXT.KSHV.LW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-150305T2200Z/
UNION AR-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-UNION LA-DE SOTO-
RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE LA-NATCHITOCHES-WINN-
GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-HARRISON-
CHEROKEE-RUSK-PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-
SABINE TX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EL DORADO...SHREVEPORT...BOSSIER CITY...
MINDEN...HOMER...RUSTON...FARMERVILLE...MANSFIELD...COUSHATTA...
BIENVILLE...JONESBORO...MONROE...MANY...NATCHITOCHES...
WINNFIELD...COLFAX...COLUMBIA...JENA...GILMER...JEFFERSON...
TYLER...LONGVIEW...MARSHALL...RUSK...HENDERSON...CARTHAGE...
NACOGDOCHES...CENTER...LUFKIN...SAN AUGUSTINE...HEMPHILL
321 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM CST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* EVENT...HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING BEHIND A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL
  MAINTAIN NORTH WINDS OF 15 TO 20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS THROUGH
  TODAY.

* TIMING...SURFACE WINDS WILL SLOWLY DIMINISH TO 10 MPH ACROSS
  EAST TEXAS AROUND NOON FOLLOWED BY NORTH LOUISIANA AND SOUTHERN
  ARKANSAS DURING THE MID-AFTERNOON HOURS.

* IMPACT...BOATERS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION DUE TO ROUGH CHOP ON
  AREA LAKES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A LAKE WIND ADVISORY INDICATES THAT WINDS WILL CAUSE ROUGH CHOP
ON AREA LAKES. SMALL BOATS WILL BE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING.

&&

$$








Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
228 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

LAZ010>013-017>022-TXZ136-137-149>153-165>167-051100-
DE SOTO-RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-SABINE LA-NATCHITOCHES-WINN-
GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-SMITH-GREGG-CHEROKEE-RUSK-PANOLA-
NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-SABINE TX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MANSFIELD...COUSHATTA...BIENVILLE...
JONESBORO...MANY...NATCHITOCHES...WINNFIELD...COLFAX...COLUMBIA...
JENA...TYLER...LONGVIEW...RUSK...HENDERSON...CARTHAGE...
NACOGDOCHES...CENTER...LUFKIN...SAN AUGUSTINE...HEMPHILL
228 AM CST THU MAR 5 2015

.NOW...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON THURSDAY...

SHOWERS OF RAIN AND SLEET WITH ISOLATED EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS WILL
CONTINUE OVER PARTS OF EAST TEXAS AND NORTH LOUISIANA THROUGH THE
OVERNIGHT HOURS. RAIN AND SLEET WILL GRADUALLY TRANSITION TO SNOW
DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS...BUT ANY ACCUMULATION SHOULD BE
LIGHT.

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1210 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

LAZ010>013-017>022-TXZ136-137-149>153-165>167-051815-
DE SOTO-RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-SABINE LA-NATCHITOCHES-WINN-
GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-SMITH-GREGG-CHEROKEE-RUSK-PANOLA-
NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-SABINE TX-
1210 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
LOUISIANA...NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...EAST TEXAS AND NORTHEAST TEXAS
GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 20 CORRIDOR.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

STRONG ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING BEHIND A COLD FRONT WILL PRODUCE
WINDY CONDITIONS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT. SHOWERS AND
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME A COL RAIN BY THIS EVENING AND
TO TRANSITION TO FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET OVERNIGHT. ICE
ACCUMULATIONS UP TO A TENTH OF AN INCH MAY BE POSSIBLE.

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

A MIX OF SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN TO EXIT THE REGION BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS AND STORM SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED...BUT SHOULD BE
AWARE OF POSSIBLE ISSUES WITH LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS. ANY
REPORTS OF SUCH SHOULD BE REPORTED VIA OUR WEB PAGE AT WEATHER.GOV/SHV.

$$



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