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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
325 PM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...Heat Advisory in effect across the western two thirds of the
Four State Region on Wednesday...

ARZ050-051-059>061-070-071-LAZ001-002-010-011-017-018-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-261200-
/O.NEW.KSHV.HT.Y.0004.170726T1800Z-170727T0000Z/
Sevier-Howard-Little River-Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-
Caddo-Bossier-De Soto-Red River-Sabine-Natchitoches-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, Shreveport, Bossier City, Mansfield, Stonewall,
Logansport, Coushatta, Martin, Many, Zwolle, Pleasant Hill,
Natchitoches, 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, and Pineland
325 PM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 7 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM to 7 PM CDT Wednesday.

* EVENT...Very hot and humid conditions will return on Wednesday
  with highs in the middle 90s. When combined with the humidity,
  heat index values will range from 105 to 109 degrees.

* TIMING...These high heat index readings will occur from early
  afternoon through the early evening hours.

* IMPACT...Heat related illnesses may become possible for those
  outdoors, especially when out in direct sunlight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Take extra precautions if you work or spend any time outdoors.
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. 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, stay in an air-conditioned room,
stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives, neighbors, and
pets.

&&

$$

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
229 PM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...Heat Advisory in effect...

TXZ107-122-123-131-132-135-144>148-157>162-174-175-260330-
/O.EXB.KFWD.HT.Y.0005.170726T1700Z-170728T0100Z/
Hopkins-Van Zandt-Rains-Hood-Somervell-Henderson-Bosque-Hill-
Navarro-Freestone-Anderson-Coryell-Bell-McLennan-Falls-Limestone-
Leon-Milam-Robertson-
Including the cities of Sulphur Springs, Canton, Grand Saline,
Wills Point, Van, Edgewood, Emory, East Tawakoni, Point,
Granbury, Oak Trail Shores, Glen Rose, Athens, Gun Barrel City,
Clifton, Meridian, Valley Mills, Hillsboro, Corsicana, Teague,
Fairfield, Wortham, Palestine, Copperas Cove, Gatesville,
Killeen, Temple, Fort Hood, Waco, Marlin, Mexia, Groesbeck,
Buffalo, Centerville, Jewett, Normangee, Oakwood, Cameron,
Rockdale, Hearne, Franklin, and Calvert
229 PM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO 8 PM CDT
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Fort Worth has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from noon Wednesday to 8 PM CDT
Thursday.

* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures from 95 to 101 degrees.

* HEAT INDEX...Daily maximum heat index values will range from
  105 to 109 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Individuals and pets outdoors during peak heating
  without adequate shade and/or water may succumb to heat
  exhaustion or heat stroke.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heat Advisory means that afternoon heat index values are
expected to meet or exceed 105 degrees for at least two
consecutive days.

Be sure to check on persons with health problems and the
elderly...as they are the most susceptible to heat exhaustion and
heat stroke. Never leave young children or pets in an enclosed
vehicle...even for a short time...as temperatures can quickly
rise to life threatening levels.

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 911.

&&

$$


Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
329 PM CDT TUE JUL 25 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.GALVESTON ISLAND BEACH PATROL HAS REPORTED A HIGH RISK OF RIP
CURRENTS AND HAS RED FLAGS POSTED. BEACH GOERS ARE ADVISED TO
FOLLOW THE GUIDANCE OF LOCAL BEACH PATROLS. IF YOU DO SWIM, SWIM
NEAR A LIFE GUARD AND AWAY FROM ANY JETTIES OR PIERS.

TXZ214-237-238-260430-
/O.CON.KHGX.RP.S.0010.170726T1300Z-170727T0400Z/
BRAZORIA-CHAMBERS-GALVESTON-
329 PM CDT TUE JUL 25 2017

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...THIS MORNING THROUGH 11PM TONIGHT

* IMPACTS...LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS ARE LIKELY IN THE SURF
  ZONE

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS. LIFE THREATENING RIP
CURRENTS ARE LIKELY IN THE SURF ZONE.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS...BEACH PATROL...
FLAGS AND SIGNS. SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...YELL FOR HELP. REMAIN
CALM...DO NOT EXHAUST YOURSELF AND STAY AFLOAT WHILE WAITING FOR
HELP. IF YOU HAVE TO SWIM OUT OF A RIP CURRENT...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE AND BACK TOWARD THE BEACH WHEN POSSIBLE. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT AS YOU WILL TIRE QUICKLY.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
1003 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

TXZ173-183-191>194-202>209-217>225-228-261500-
Williamson-Val Verde-Hays-Travis-Bastrop-Lee-Kinney-Uvalde-Medina-
Bexar-Comal-Guadalupe-Caldwell-Fayette-Maverick-Zavala-Frio-
Atascosa-Wilson-Karnes-Gonzales-De Witt-Lavaca-Dimmit-
Including the cities of Georgetown, Del Rio, San Marcos, Austin,
Bastrop, Giddings, Bracketville, Uvalde, Hondo, San Antonio,
New Braunfels, Seguin, Lockhart, La Grange, Eagle Pass,
Crystal City, Pearsall, Pleasanton, Floresville, Karnes City,
Gonzales, Cuero, Halletsville, and Carrizo Springs
1003 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

...Elevated heat index values expected each afternoon today
through much of the week...

Afternoon heat index values, or the feels like temperature, will
peak during the afternoons in the the 104 to 108 degree range for
portions of South Central Texas today through much of the week.
The heat index in some isolated spots east of I-35 could reach up
to 110 degrees. These elevated heat index values could become more
widespread through the week resulting in possible Heat Advisories.

Regardless, please take extra precautions if you work or spend
time outside in the afternoon. Stay hydrated and take breaks in
the shade or an air conditioned building. Limit strenuous outdoor
activities and check up on the elderly, sick and those without
air conditioning. Never leave children or pets unattended in a
vehicle...look before you lock!

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Austin/San Antonio TX
303 PM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-262015-
Llano-Burnet-Williamson-Val Verde-Edwards-Real-Kerr-Bandera-
Gillespie-Kendall-Blanco-Hays-Travis-Bastrop-Lee-Kinney-Uvalde-
Medina-Bexar-Comal-Guadalupe-Caldwell-Fayette-Maverick-Zavala-
Frio-Atascosa-Wilson-Karnes-Gonzales-De Witt-Lavaca-Dimmit-
303 PM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for South-Central Texas..

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon And Tonight.

Above normal temperatures and relatively humid conditions will
result in elevated heat index values of 104 to 108 this afternoon
along and southeast of the Balcones Escarpment. Please stay
hydrated and take frequent breaks while working outside this
afternoon.

Elevated fire weather conditions are possible today west of a
Rocksprings to San Antonio to Pleasanton line. Minimum relative
humidities will dip into the mid 20s and winds could gust up to
20 to 25 mph this afternoon and evening. Fuels remain dry across
the region.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Afternoon heat index values will peak in the the 104 to 108
degree range for portions of South Central Texas Wednesday through
Saturday. The heat index in some isolated spots east of I-35
could reach up to 110 degrees. These elevated heat index values
could become more widespread through the week resulting in
possible Heat Advisories.

Regardless, please take extra precautions if you work or spend
time outside in the afternoon. Stay hydrated and take breaks in
the shade or an air conditioned building. Limit strenuous outdoor
activities and check up on the elderly, sick and those without
air conditioning. Never leave children or pets unattended in a
vehicle...look before you lock!

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1200 PM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

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TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-261700-
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-
1200 PM CDT Tue Jul 25 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...

The heat will return in earnest today, but heat index readings are
expected to remain just below heat advisory criteria. However, you
are still advised to take precautions if working or spending time
outdoors during the peak heating hours this afteroon and evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday...

The primary concern for mid to late this week will be heat index
values reaching 105 degrees or higher during the afternoon and
early evening hours. Otherwise, expect increasing chances for
thunderstorms by Friday into Saturday as a rare summertime cold
front shifts south into the region as a broad upper level trough
replaces the upper ridge which will be retreating out to the west.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel...amateur radio
operators...and storm spotters will not be needed through tonight.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Corpus Christi TX
520 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-TXZ229>234-239>247-261030-
Bays and Waterways from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas-
Bays and Waterways from Port Aransas to Port O`Connor-
Coastal waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-Waters from Baffin Bay to Port Aransas from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Port Aransas to Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-La Salle-McMullen-Live Oak-Bee-Goliad-Victoria-Webb-Duval-
Jim Wells-Kleberg-Nueces-San Patricio-Aransas-Refugio-Calhoun-
520 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Texas and the Middle
Texas Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Afternoon heat indices of 105 to 109 will be possible across
most of South Texas. A few locations may briefly reach a heat
index values of 110 degrees.

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible today and again late
tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Isolated thunderstorms are expected Wednesday and Thursday, mainly
across the Coastal Bend and Victoria Crossroads. Isolated
thunderstorms may also occur the following Sunday and Monday.

Heat Advisory conditions may occur Wednesday, mainly over the
Coastal Bend.

Maximum Heat Index values are expected to range generally between
105 and 109 inclusive Thursday through Monday. However, a few
locations may briefly reach Heat Advisory levels during the
afternoon hours Thursday through Saturday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.


$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
424 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-261100-
Sabine Lake-Calcasieu Lake-Vermilion Bay-
Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City
LA out 20 NM-
Waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from  Intracoastal City to Cameron LA from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City LA from
20 to 60 NM-
424 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Gulf of Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Scattered thunderstorms are expected by the weekend.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
424 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
261100-
Vernon-Rapides-Avoyelles-Beauregard-Allen-Evangeline-St. Landry-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-West Cameron-
East Cameron-Tyler-Hardin-Jefferson-Orange-Northern Jasper-
Northern Newton-Southern Jasper-Southern Newton-
424 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Louisiana, south central Louisiana, southwest Louisiana, west
central Louisiana, and southeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible over a portion of the
area today. Occasional to frequent lightning will be the main
concern.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Max heat indices will run from 102 to 107 mid to late week.

Scattered thunderstorms will be possible this weekend.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
318 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

GMZ330-335-350-355-370-375-TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-
227-235>238-261200-
Austin-Brazoria-Brazos-Burleson-Chambers-
Coastal waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel out
20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport out 20 NM-
Colorado-Fort Bend-Galveston-Galveston Bay-Grimes-Harris-Houston-
Jackson-Liberty-Madison-Matagorda-Matagorda Bay-Montgomery-Polk-
San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-Waller-Washington-
Waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to
60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport from 20 to 60 NM-
Wharton-
318 AM CDT Tue Jul 25 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Heat index values will be on the rise today. Make sure precautions
are taken to keep people and pets safe from the heat.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Through the end of the week and into the start of the weekend, heat
index values might have the potential to rise toward heat advisory
levels. Continue to make sure precautions are taken to keep people
and pets safe. Increasing rain chances over the weekend and into the
start of next week are expected to bring some heat relief to the area.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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