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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
554 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ALZ011>015-017>050-240000-
MARION-LAMAR-FAYETTE-WINSTON-WALKER-BLOUNT-ETOWAH-CALHOUN-CHEROKEE-
CLEBURNE-PICKENS-TUSCALOOSA-JEFFERSON-SHELBY-ST. CLAIR-TALLADEGA-
CLAY-RANDOLPH-SUMTER-GREENE-HALE-PERRY-BIBB-CHILTON-COOSA-TALLAPOOSA-
CHAMBERS-MARENGO-DALLAS-AUTAUGA-LOWNDES-ELMORE-MONTGOMERY-MACON-
BULLOCK-LEE-RUSSELL-PIKE-BARBOUR-
554 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE COUNTIES SERVED BY THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN BIRMINGHAM.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

LOW CLOUDS AND FOG COULD REDUCE VISIBILITY TO 1 MILE OR LESS
THROUGH 9 AM TUESDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THERE IS A LOW-CONFIDENCE...LOW-END THREAT FOR ISOLATED SEVERE
STORMS WITH DAMAGING WINDS...HAIL...AND A WEAK TORNADO OR TWO
GENERALLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 20 TOMORROW AFTERNOON FROM
1 PM UNTIL 6 PM. THE THREAT AREA WILL SHIFT FURTHER SOUTH AND EAST
AFTER 6 PM...LASTING UNTIL 3 AM WEDNESDAY IN THE EXTREME
SOUTHEAST.

THE GREATER THREAT WITH THIS SYSTEM IS SHIFTING TO HEAVY RAIN WITH
THE POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING. MOISTURE VALUES ARE
EXTREMELY HIGH FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR...AND MONDAY`S RAINFALL WILL
LEAD TO SATURATED CONDITIONS. THE THREAT WILL INCREASE WITH
TIME...WITH THE GREATEST THREAT WINDOW AFTER SUNSET ON TUESDAY
ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE INTERSTATE 85 CORRIDOR. URBAN AREAS WILL BE
PARTICULARLY VULNERABLE TO FLASH FLOODING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT MAY BE
NEEDED TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
412 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-232215-
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-
LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-WAYNE-PERRY-
GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
412 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ALABAMA...SOUTHWEST ALABAMA...NORTHWEST FLORIDA AND SOUTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE AREA THROUGH TONIGHT. CURRENTLY...THE THREAT OF SEVERE WEATHER
IS LOW...BUT A FEW STRONG STORMS ARE POSSIBLE.

AREAS OF FOG...POSSIBLY DENSE AT TIMES...WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT
AND EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

A MODERATE RISK FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE ALONG AREA
BEACHES THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS
ACROSS THE REGION AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT TUESDAY AND
TUESDAY NIGHT. A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE...PARTICULARLY
TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND TUESDAY EVENING. DAMAGING WINDS AND ISOLATED
TORNADOES WILL BE THE PRIMARY SEVERE WEATHER THREATS.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE
AND PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST ALABAMA ALONG AND EAST OF INTERSTATE 65.
AVERAGE RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED IN THE WATCH
AREA...WITH LOCALIZED TOTALS OF 6 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE. WEST OF
INTERSTATE 65...RAINFALL TOTALS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE LIKELY WITH
LOCALLY HIGHER TOTALS. THIS RAINFALL WILL LIKELY RESULT IN MINOR
FLOODING ISSUES IN URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...WITH FLASH
FLOODING POSSIBLE MAINLY IN URBAN CORRIDORS WHERE THUNDERSTORMS
REPEATEDLY MOVE OVER THE SAME LOCATION.

A MODERATE RISK FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENT WILL BE LIKELY TUESDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THESE CONDITIONS MAY BE ELEVATED TO A HIGH RISK BY
TUESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF SKYWARN SEVERE STORM SPOTTER NETWORKS WILL LIKELY BE
REQUIRED TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-231215-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DE KALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
401 PM EST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

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

A WARM FRONT ACROSS FLORIDA WILL DRIFT NORTH TO NEAR A COLUMBUS
TO MACON LINE OVERNIGHT. INCREASING MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY
BEHIND THE WARM FRONT WILL SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

A STRONG STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING WIDESPREAD RAIN AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS TO NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA BEGINNING TUESDAY AND
CONTINUING INTO WEDNESDAY. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD BE SEVERE WITH
DAMAGING WINDS...ISOLATED TORNADOES...AND HEAVY RAIN. THE BEST RISK
FOR SEVERE STORMS TUESDAY AFTERNOON WILL BE ACROSS CENTRAL
GEORGIA...SOUTH OF THE WARM FRONT. ON WEDNESDAY...THE RISK WILL BE
ALONG AND AHEAD OF A STRONG COLD FRONT THAT WILL MOVE INTO WESTERN
GEORGIA WEDNESDAY MORNING...AND INTO EASTERN GEORGIA BY WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
229 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

MSZ038-039-044>046-048>052-054>066-072>074-232030-
WINSTON-NOXUBEE-LEAKE-NESHOBA-KEMPER-HINDS-RANKIN-SCOTT-NEWTON-
LAUDERDALE-COPIAH-SIMPSON-SMITH-JASPER-CLARKE-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-
FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-
MARION-LAMAR-FORREST-
229 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MISSISSIPPI...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND SOUTH CENTRAL
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TUESDAY

FOG
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

THERE IS A LIMITED RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT. LARGE HAIL AND
DAMAGING WINDS ARE THE MAIN RISK ALTHOUGH TORNADOES CANNOT BE RULED
OUT.

THERE WILL BE A CONTINUED RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ON TUESDAY.
LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS AND TORNADOES ARE POSSIBLE.

IN ADDITION...PATCHY DENSE FOG CAPABLE OF REDUCING VISIBILITIES DOWN
TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=2)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION TONIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY.

$$

15

&&

...HAZARD LEGEND...

*FOG*
EXTREME...WIDESPREAD FOG WITH VISIBILITIES NEAR ZERO.
HIGH...FOG WITH VISIBILITIES LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO 1/4 MILE
 LIKELY.
ELEVATED...FOG WITH VISIBILITIES LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO 1/4 MILE
 POSSIBLE.
LIMITED...PATCHY FOG WITH VISIBILITIES LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO 1/4
 MILE POSSIBLE.

*TORNADOES*
EXTREME...CONFIDENT IN STRONG TORNADOES WITH RATINGS EF2 OR
 GREATER.
HIGH...STRONG TORNADOES POSSIBLE WITH RATINGS EF2 OR GREATER.
ELEVATED...CONFIDENT IN TORNADOES.
LIMITED...TORNADOES POSSIBLE.

*SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS*
EXTREME...CONFIDENT IN SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH WIND GUSTS OF
 75 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 2 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
HIGH...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE WITH WIND GUSTS OF 75 MPH
 OR GREATER AND/OR 2 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
ELEVATED...CONFIDENT IN SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH WINDS GUSTS OF
 60 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 1 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
LIMITED...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE WITH WIND GUSTS OF 60
 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 1 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.


...USEFUL WEATHER WEB PAGES (URLS)...

NWS JAN HOME PAGE...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN
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FOLLOW NWS JAN ON TWITTER...
   @NWSJACKSONMS

...ADDITIONAL URLS FOR SEVERE WEATHER ISSUES...

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   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/
SPC...MESO ANALYSIS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/EXPER/MESOANALYSIS/NEW/#
SPC...DAY 1 THROUGH 3 OUTLOOKS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/PRODUCTS/OUTLOOK/
SPC...STORM REPORTS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/CLIMO/
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   WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/RTIMAGES/JAN/WATCH/TOASVA.PNG

   PLEASE CONVERT ALL WEB ADDRESSES TO LOWER CASE BEFORE ENTERING!

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
229 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

LAZ016-025-026-MSZ036-037-042-043-047-053-232030-
MADISON LA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-HOLMES-ATTALA-YAZOO-MADISON MS-WARREN-
CLAIBORNE-
229 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI...AND
WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

FOG
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

THERE IS A LIMITED RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT. LARGE
HAIL IS THE MAIN RISK ALTHOUGH DAMAGING WINDS CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

IN ADDITION...PATCHY DENSE FOG CAPABLE OF REDUCING VISIBILITIES DOWN
TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=1)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
229 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-023-024-MSZ018-019-025>030-032>035-040-
041-232030-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-RICHLAND-
FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-
229 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
ARKANSAS...NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...NORTH
CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

FOG
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

PATCHY DENSE FOG CAPABLE OF REDUCING VISIBILITIES DOWN TO A QUARTER
MILE OR LESS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=3)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH NEXT SUNDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
229 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

MSZ031-232030-
LOWNDES-
229 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

FOG
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TUESDAY

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TUESDAY

THERE IS A LIMITED RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ON TUESDAY. LARGE
HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS AND TORNADOES ARE POSSIBLE.

IN ADDITION...PATCHY DENSE FOG CAPABLE OF REDUCING VISIBILITIES DOWN
TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=2)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION TUESDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
1212 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-231100-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
1212 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH ALABAMA AND PORTIONS
OF SOUTHERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT...

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT...MAINLY ALONG AND WEST OF
A LINE FROM ALBERTVILLE TO LYNCHBURG. SMALL HAIL AND BRIEF HEAVY
RAINFALL WILL OCCUR WITH THE STRONGEST THUNDERSTORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

THE COVERAGE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE ON TUESDAY AND TUESDAY
NIGHT AS AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE TRACKS NORTHEASTWARD WHICH WILL
SWING A COLD FRONT THROUGH THE AREA WEDNESDAY MORNING. SMALL HAIL
AND GUSTY WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS DURING
THIS PERIOD. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO LEAD TO SIGNIFICANT
PONDING OF WATER AND WITHIN BANK STREAM RISES. THE THREAT FOR STORMS
WILL END FROM WEST TO EAST WEDNESDAY MORNING AS THE FRONT PUSHES
EASTWARD. GUSTY WEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP IN THE WAKE OF THE
FRONT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

FORMAL ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
PERSONNEL IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME. HOWEVER...TIMELY REPORTS
OF SMALL HAIL...GUSTY WINDS...AND HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE GREATLY
APPRECIATED.

$$

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