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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
611 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-251115-
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-
611 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHERN ARKANSAS...FOR
NORTHERN LOUISIANA...FOR EASTERN TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S WITH THE HIGH HUMIDITY
WILL YEILD HEAT INDEX READINGS AROUND 105 FOR ALL OF THE AREA WITH
A HEAT ADVISORY IN PLACE ONCE AGAIN. FOR THOSE OUTSIDE THIS
AFTERNOON...DRINK PLENTY OF WATER BEFORE...DURING AND AFTER
EXPOSURE TO THE HEAT...WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT...LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING
AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS IN THE A C OR AT LEAST IN THE SHADE. BE
SURE TO CHECK ON THE ELDERLY AND PETS BEFORE THE HEAT OF THE DAY.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON ALONG WITH LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGER STORMS DIMINISHING THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL FURTHER INCREASE IN
COVERAGE FOR MONDAY...AS HEAT INDEX READINGS REMAIN NEAR 105
DEGREES. THE UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE CONTINUES TO DRIFT WEST INTO
EAST TEXAS...RESULTING IN BENEFICIAL RAIN AND COOLER TEMPERATURES
AREA WIDE AND LINGERING INTO THE NEW WEEK. LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS AND
BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGER STORMS.
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN
POSSIBLE AREAWIDE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
333 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE FOUR STATE AREA FROM 10 AM
THROUGH 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-250000-
/O.NEW.KSHV.HT.Y.0005.160724T1500Z-160725T0000Z/
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-
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...PINELAND
333 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS REISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* EVENT...A WEAKENING UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL
  MAINTAIN VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS OVER THE AREA.
  TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S...COMBINED WITH THE HIGH
  HUMIDITY...WILL MAINTAIN HEAT INDEX VALUES FROM 105 TO 109
  DEGREES THROUGH SUNSET.

* TIMING... FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACT...A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
  HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT
  RELATED ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. CAUTION IS RECOMMENDED FOR
  THOSE WHO WILL BE OUTDOORS.

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.

   TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK, THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY
AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST
BREAKS IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. 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, BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER
EXPOSURE TO THE HEAT. STAY IN AN AIR- CONDITIONED ROOM IF POSSIBLE
AND STAY OUT OF THE SUN, AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.


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