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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1136 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

LAZ017-TXZ108>111-124-125-136-137-149>153-165>167-291645-
SABINE-FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-MORRIS-WOOD-UPSHUR-SMITH-GREGG-
CHEROKEE-RUSK-PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-
1136 AM CDT TUE JUL 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST
LOUISIANA...EAST TEXAS AND NORTHEAST TEXAS.

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

AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS AND
MISSISSIPPI VALLEY WILL CONTINUE TO FUEL VERY HOT AND HUMID
CONDITIONS TODAY...RESULTING IN TEMPERATURES CLIMBING INTO THE
UPPER 90S TO NEAR 100 DEGREES AREAWIDE. WHEN COMBINED WITH THE
HUMIDITY...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 100 TO 105 DEGREES.
IF SPENDING ANY TIME OUTDOORS...BE SURE YOU DRINK PLENTY OF WATER
AND LIMIT OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES IF POSSIBLE...TO AVOID HEAT RELATED
ILLNESSES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

THE UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE REGION FOR MUCH OF THIS
WEEK...RESULTING IN TEMPERATURES NEARING OR EXCEEDING THE CENTURY
MARK EACH DAY. WHEN COMBINED WITH THE HUMIDITY...HEAT INDEX VALUES
WILL APPROACH OR EXCEED 105 DEGREES. THUS...HEAT ADVISORIES MAY BE
NEEDED ACROSS PARTS OF THE REGION THROUGH AT LEAST THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGERS...SKYWARN NETWORKS...AND AMATEUR
RADIO OPERATORS...WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$



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