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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Memphis TN
231 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...Dangerous Heat Affecting the Midsouth Today...

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Including the cities of Tiptonville, Union City, Martin, Dresden,
Dyersburg, Humboldt, Milan, Brownsville, Alamo, Jackson,
Somerville, and Oakland
231 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...105 to 109 degrees.

* TIMING...Peak index values likely 2 PM CDT through 6 PM CDT
  Wednesday.

* IMPACTS...These conditions will lead to an increased risk of
  heat-related illnesses. Heat stroke and dehydration will be
  possible for those performing strenuous outdoor activities.
  The interior of a vehicle can reach lethal temperatures in a
  short period of time.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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.

&&

$$

JAB


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
1133 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

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Chattahoochee-Chattooga-Cherokee-Clarke-Clayton-Cobb-Coweta-
Crawford-Crisp-Dade-Dawson-DeKalb-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-
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Towns-Treutlen-Troup-Twiggs-Union-Upson-Walker-Walton-Warren-
Washington-Webster-Wheeler-White-Whitfield-Wilcox-Wilkes-
Wilkinson-
1133 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of North and Central Georgia.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are expected across north and
central Georgia this afternoon and evening. The favored area for
development will be across central Georgia. Some storms could be
strong to severe with the main hazards being strong gusty winds,
heavy rain, frequent lightning and small hail.

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

Isolated severe storms are possible Friday and Saturday, mainly
across north Georgia Friday and across central Georgia Saturday.
The main threats will be damaging winds, frequently lightning and
heavy rain.

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible Sunday through
Tuesday, a few of which could be strong to possibly severe with
strong gusty winds, frequent lightning and heavy rain.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not requested but spotters are encouraged
to submit reports of severe weather through the web by going to
weather.gov/atlanta.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
1032 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

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Lauderdale-Colbert-Franklin AL-Lawrence-Limestone-Madison-Morgan-
Marshall-Jackson-De Kalb-Cullman-Moore-Lincoln-Franklin TN-
1032 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north Alabama and portions of
southern middle Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon,
with gusty winds to 50 MPH, frequent lightning, and locally heavy
rainfall. Activity should diminish shortly after sunset this evening.

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

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will be possible Thursday,
becoming numerous by Friday afternoon. A few strong storms are
possible Friday afternoon, with gusty winds up to 50 MPH and locally
heavy rainfall possible. Thunderstorms will gradually end from North
to South overnight Friday into Saturday.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

Activation of storm spotters and emergency management personnel is
not anticipated at this time.

$$

RSB

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
956 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

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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-
956 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the counties served by the
National Weather Service office in Birmingham.

.DAY ONE...Outlook through Tonight.

No hazardous weather is expected through tonight.

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

Heat indices could reach 105 degrees Thursday afternoon across the
western portions of Central Alabama.

Thunderstorms will develop ahead of an approaching cool front late
Friday afternoon and into Friday night. Some storms may reach severe
limits. The main threat will be damaging winds.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of storm spotters and emergency management may be
necessary Friday afternoon and Friday night.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Nashville TN
500 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

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Stewart-Montgomery-Robertson-Sumner-Macon-Clay-Pickett-Houston-
Humphreys-Dickson-Cheatham-Davidson-Wilson-Trousdale-Smith-
Jackson-Putnam-Overton-Fentress-Perry-Hickman-Lewis-Williamson-
Maury-Marshall-Rutherford-Cannon-De Kalb-White-Cumberland-Bedford-
Coffee-Warren-Grundy-Van Buren-Wayne-Lawrence-Giles-
500 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Middle
Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Hot and humid conditions will continue today, with heat indices
across Middle Tennessee, with the exception of the Cumberland
Plateau, topping out at 100 to 105 degrees during the afternoon
and early evening. Mid state residents are therefore urged to
schedule outdoor activities during cooler parts of the day.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Heat indices of 100 to 105 degrees will last into Thursday before
cooler weather moves in. A cold front will sweep through Middle
Tennessee on Friday, bringing an increased chance of thunderstorms
to the mid state. Strong to severe storms are possible starting
late Thursday and lasting through Friday. The primary threats are
damaging straight-line winds and torrential rainfall.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be necessary from late Thursday through
Friday.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
413 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

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Kemper-Hinds-Rankin-Scott-Newton-Lauderdale-Claiborne-Copiah-
Simpson-Smith-Jasper-Clarke-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Lawrence-Jefferson Davis-Covington-Jones-Marion-Lamar-Forrest-
413 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central and
southern Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

EXCESSIVE HEAT
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Today

Heat stress concerns will trend upward today with peak heat index
values ranging from 102 to 106 degrees.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Heat stress concerns will continue to trend gradually upward on
Thursday with a heat advisory remaining in effect for portions of
the Arklamiss Delta where peak heat index values will range from
105 to 110 degrees. Elsewhere peak heat indices will at least be
near 105 degrees. Expect heat stress to slightly decrease in at
least areas north of Interstate Twenty on Friday, but most
locations can still anticipate peak heat index values up near 105
degrees.

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.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 Tuesday.

$$

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&&

...HAZARD LEGEND...

*EXCESSIVE HEAT*
Extreme...Maximum heat index greater than 110 degrees for 3 or
 more days in a row and/or air temperatures greater than 107
 degrees.
Significant...Maximum heat index greater than 110 degrees
 and/or air temperatures greater than 105 degrees.
Elevated...Maximum heat index 105 to 110 degrees and/or air
 temperatures greater than 103 degrees.
Limited...Maximum heat index near 105 degrees and/or air
 temperatures 100 to 103 degrees.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Memphis TN
304 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

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Dunklin-Dyer-Fayette-Gibson-Greene-Hardeman-Hardin-Haywood-
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Lee AR-Lee MS-Madison-Marshall-McNairy-Mississippi-Monroe-Obion-
Panola-Pemiscot-Phillips-Poinsett-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Quitman-
Randolph-Shelby-St. Francis-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tippah-Tipton-
Tishomingo-Tunica-Union-Weakley-Yalobusha-
304 AM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of East Arkansas...
the Missouri Bootheel...North Mississippi...and West Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Dangerous heat will continue across the Mid-South through early
evening. An Excessive Heat Warning and Heat Advisory are in
effect for a good portion of the area. Heat indices of 105 to 112
degrees are expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Heat indices of 105 to 109 degrees are possible again on Thursday
for portions of the area. The current heat advisory may be
expanded into tomorrow.

A cold front is forecast to move across the Mid-South Thursday
night into Friday, bringing a chance for a few strong to severe
thunderstorms. Damaging winds and heavy rainfall/localized flash
flooding are the main threats.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be possible Thursday night and into Friday.

$$

JAB

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