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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...A Heat Advisory is in effect for Thursday from noon through 7
pm CDT for Deep East Texas and central Louisiana...

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/O.NEW.KSHV.HT.Y.0008.170817T1700Z-170818T0000Z/
De Soto-Red River-Bienville-Jackson-Ouachita-Sabine-Natchitoches-
Winn-Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-Nacogdoches-
Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
Including the cities of 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, Jacksonville, Rusk, Henderson, Carthage,
Nacogdoches, Center, Lufkin, San Augustine, Hemphill,
and Pineland
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 7 PM CDT Thursday.

* EVENT...Thursday afternoon temperatures are expected to climb
  into the middle 90s across deep East Texas and central
  Louisiana. When combined with the high humidity, heat indices
  will range from 105 to 109 degrees.

* TIMING...From noon through 7 pm CDT.

* IMPACT...Heat related illnesses will be more likely for those
  outdoors, especially when out in direct sunlight.

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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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
332 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-172045-
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-
332 PM CDT Wed Aug 16 2017

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...This Afternoon and Tonight...

Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible
mainly this afternoon and early evening across portions of Deep
East Texas and Northcentral Louisiana. Locally gusty winds and
brief heavy rainfall will be possible in the stronger storms. In
addition, afternoon temperatures are expected to climb into the
lower and mid 90s. When combined with the humidity, heat indices
are expected to range from 100 to 105 degrees.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday...

Scattered showers and thunderstorms will remain possible Thursday
over Northeast Texas, Southeast Oklahoma, and Southwest Arkansas,
ahead of a weak surface front and associated upper level
disturbance that will approach the region. The front is expected
to become stationary Friday over Southeast Oklahoma and Southwest
Arkansas, and will help focus scattered showers and thunderstorms
over much of the region Friday through this weekend. Additional
isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will remain
possible especially over Deep East Texas and North Louisiana
Monday and Tuesday as an upper level disturbance drifts west into
the region from the Gulf Coast and Gulf of Mexico. Locally gusty
winds and brief heavy rainfall will be possible in the stronger
storms each day. In addition, afternoon temperatures will climb
into the lower to mid 90s each day. When combined with the
humidity, heat indices will near or possibly exceed 105 degrees
over portions of the region. A Heat Advisory is in effect for
Thursday afternoon through early evening across Deep East Texas
and central Louisiana.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel...amateur radio
operators...and storm spotters should not be needed.

$$




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