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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
1153 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-031100-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
1153 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

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

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

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP ACROSS THE
AREA THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...MAINLY SOUTH OF THE TENNESSEE
RIVER...AND ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
A FEW LIGHTNING STRIKES WILL BE THE MAIN THREAT WITH THIS ACTIVITY.

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

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL PERSIST ON TUESDAY MORNING...WITH A LOWER
COVERAGE EXPECTED DURING THE AFTERNOON. HOWEVER...STORMS WILL
INCREASE ONCE AGAIN TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING AHEAD OF AN
APPROACHING COLD FRONT. A FEW STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE STORMS WILL
BE POSSIBLE WITH DAMAGING WINDS BEING THE MAIN THREAT.

WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED AFTER THE COLD FRONT PUSHES
SOUTHWARD THROUGH THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL FALL
BELOW FREEZING IN NORTHWEST ALABAMA AND INTO SOUTHERN MIDDLE
TENNESSEE BY LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...AND FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE
AREA BY EARLY WEDNESDAY EVENING. RAIN WILL TRANSITION TO FREEZING
RAIN AS THIS OCCURS...WITH WIDESPREAD FREEZING RAIN EXPECTED FOR ALL
AREAS DURING WEDNESDAY EVENING. FREEZING RAIN WILL GRADUALLY MIX
WITH SLEET AND EVENTUALLY TO SNOW FROM NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST ACROSS
THE AREA BY EARLY THURSDAY MORNING. ICE ACCUMULATIONS OF 0.1 TO 0.25
INCHES ARE EXPECTED...ALONG WITH SNOW AND SLEET ACCUMULATIONS OF 0.5
TO 2 INCHES. A NORTH WIND OF 10 TO 15 MPH WILL ENHANCE THE IMPACTS OF
ACCUMULATING ICE...AND CREATE VERY LOW WIND CHILLS IN THE TEENS AND
SINGLE DIGITS ON THURSDAY MORNING. TEMPERATURES WILL NOT CLIMB ABOVE
FREEZING FOR MOST OF THE AREA UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL
IS POSSIBLE TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING FOR THE THREAT OF
STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS. ACTIVATION IS ALSO POSSIBLE LATE WEDNESDAY
AND EARLY THURSDAY FOR WINTER WEATHER.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
611 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

LAZ016-023>026-MSZ026-027-029>031-033-036-039-052-058-031215-
MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-GRENADA-CARROLL-
WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-OKTIBBEHA-HOLMES-NOXUBEE-LAUDERDALE-CLARKE-
611 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...
NORTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

FOG
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...TODAY

AREAS OF DENSE FOG MAY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER OF
A MILE THIS MORNING. A DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THERE CONTINUES TO BE A RISK FOR A WINTER WEATHER EVENT FROM LATE
WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR ICE
ACCUMULATION...ESPECIALLY FOR LOCATIONS NORTHWEST OF THE NATCHEZ
TRACE CORRIDOR WHERE DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS AND SPORADIC
POWER OUTAGES WILL BE POSSIBLE. THE TIMING AND IMPACTS WILL LIKELY
BE ADJUSTED IN LATER FORECASTS.

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

.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.

$$

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...HAZARD LEGEND...

*FOG*
EXTREME...WIDESPREAD FOG WITH VISIBILITIES NEAR ZERO.
SIGNIFICANT...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.


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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
359 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-031200-
ALCORN-BENTON MS-BENTON TN-CALHOUN-CARROLL-CHESTER-CHICKASAW-CLAY-
COAHOMA-CRAIGHEAD-CRITTENDEN-CROCKETT-CROSS-DESOTO-DECATUR-
DUNKLIN-DYER-FAYETTE-GIBSON-GREENE-HARDEMAN-HARDIN-HAYWOOD-
HENDERSON-HENRY-ITAWAMBA-LAFAYETTE-LAKE-LAUDERDALE-LAWRENCE-
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-
359 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST ARKANSAS...
THE MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...NORTH MISSISSIPPI...AND WEST TENNESSEE.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM IS LIKELY ACROSS THE MID-SOUTH
WEDNESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT. A WINTER STORM WATCH HAS BEEN
POSTED NORTH OF A SAVANNAH TENNESSEE TO CLARKSDALE MISSISSIPPI
LINE. AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE MIDSOUTH TUESDAY
NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY. HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE INITIALLY. AS
COLDER AIR MOVES IN RAIN WILL CHANGE TO A PERIOD OF SIGNIFICANT
WINTER PRECIPITATION WEDNESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY NIGHT. SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATIONS OF ICE...SLEET AND SNOW ARE LIKELY ACROSS MOST OF
THE MID-SOUTH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

SJM

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