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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
330 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

...VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH OF THE MID
SOUTH THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

.A BUILDING UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL COMBINE WITH A
VERY HUMID AIRMASS TO PRODUCE HEAT INDEX READINGS BETWEEN 105 TO
108 DEGREES ACROSS MUCH OF THE MID SOUTH THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
EARLY THIS EVENING.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>003-007-008-010>017-020>024-TNZ001>003-019-020-048>051-088-
089-202100-
/O.NEW.KMEG.HT.Y.0002.140820T1600Z-140821T0000Z/
RANDOLPH-CLAY-LAWRENCE-GREENE-CRAIGHEAD-POINSETT-MISSISSIPPI-
CROSS-CRITTENDEN-ST. FRANCIS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-DUNKLIN-PEMISCOT-
DESOTO-MARSHALL-BENTON MS-TUNICA-TATE-COAHOMA-QUITMAN-PANOLA-
LAFAYETTE-UNION-PONTOTOC-LEE MS-ITAWAMBA-TALLAHATCHIE-YALOBUSHA-
CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-MONROE-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-DYER-GIBSON-
LAUDERDALE-TIPTON-HAYWOOD-CROCKETT-SHELBY-FAYETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...POCAHONTAS...PIGGOTT...CORNING...
WALNUT RIDGE...PARAGOULD...JONESBORO...HARRISBURG...BLYTHEVILLE...
WYNNE...WEST MEMPHIS...FORREST CITY...MARIANNA...HELENA...
WEST HELENA...KENNETT...CARUTHERSVILLE...SOUTHAVEN...
OLIVE BRANCH...HOLLY SPRINGS...ASHLAND...TUNICA...SENATOBIA...
CLARKSDALE...MARKS...BATESVILLE...OXFORD...NEW ALBANY...
PONTOTOC...TUPELO...FULTON...CHARLESTON...WATER VALLEY...
COFFEEVILLE...BRUCE...CALHOUN CITY...HOUSTON...OKOLONA...AMORY...
ABERDEEN...TIPTONVILLE...UNION CITY...MARTIN...DRESDEN...
DYERSBURG...HUMBOLDT...MILAN...RIPLEY TN...COVINGTON...
BROWNSVILLE...ALAMO...BARTLETT...GERMANTOWN...COLLIERVILLE...
MEMPHIS...MILLINGTON...SOMERVILLE...OAKLAND
330 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEMPHIS HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX READINGS...HEAT INDEX READINGS ARE EXPECTED TO
  AVERAGE BETWEEN 105 TO 108 DEGREES.

* TIMING...BETWEEN 11 AM CDT AND 7 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...CAUTION SHOULD BE EXERCISED WHEN OUTDOORS THIS AFTERNOON.
  MAKE SURE TO DRINK PLENTY OF WATER AND LIMIT THE AMOUNT OF TIME
  SPENT IN THE HEAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. 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. 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.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
903 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

TNZ005-006-023>025-056>058-060-093>095-210000-
STEWART-MONTGOMERY-HOUSTON-HUMPHREYS-DICKSON-PERRY-HICKMAN-LEWIS-
MAURY-WAYNE-LAWRENCE-GILES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER...CLARKSVILLE...ERIN...WAVERLY...
DICKSON...LOBELVILLE...CENTERVILLE...HOHENWALD...COLUMBIA...
WAYNESBORO...LAWRENCEBURG...PULASKI
903 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES ACROSS WESTERN MIDDLE TENNESSEE TO
REACH 103 TO 105 DEGREES TODAY...

AS A STRONG UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO DEVELOP
ACROSS THE MID STATE...TEMPERATURES WILL BE ON THE INCREASE. THE
COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY THAT IS IN PLACE WILL ALLOW HEAT
INDEX VALUES TO REACH THE 102 TO 105 DEGREE RANGE ACROSS WESTERN
PORTIONS OF MIDDLE TENNESSEE.

IF YOU MUST BE OUTDOORS...PEOPLE SHOULD TAKE THE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO
PROTECT YOURSELF FROM THE HEAT. SLOW DOWN...WEAR LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING
AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER OR OTHER NON ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES. CHECK
ON THE ELDERLY AND ABOVE ALL...DO NOT LEAVE SMALL CHILDREN
UNATTENDED INSIDE A VEHICLE FOR ANY LENGTH OF TIME.

THE HEAT IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO NEXT
WEEK.

$$

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
358 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-202100-
ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-
CONWAY-DALLAS-DESHA-DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-
INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-LONOKE-
MARION-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-
PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-YELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALTHEIMER...AMITY...ARKADELPHIA...
ARKANSAS CITY...ASH FLAT...AUGUSTA...AVILLA...BATESVILLE...
BAUXITE...BEARDEN...BEE BRANCH...BEEBE...BENTON...BISMARCK...
BONNERDALE...BOONEVILLE...BRINKLEY...BRYANT...BULL SHOALS...
CABOT...CALICO ROCK...CAMDEN...CAVE CITY...CENTER RIDGE...
CHIDESTER...CLARENDON...CLARKSVILLE...CLINTON...CONWAY...
COTTON PLANT...DANVILLE...DARDANELLE...DE VALLS BLUFF...DE WITT...
DEER...DES ARC...DONALDSON...DRASCO...DUMAS...EL PASO...ENGLAND...
FAIRFIELD BAY...FLIPPIN...FORDYCE...FOURCHE JUNCTION...
GASSVILLE...GEORGETOWN...GILLETT...GLENWOOD...GOULD...GRADY...
GRAVELLY...GREENBRIER...GREERS FERRY...GURDON...HAMPTON...HARDY...
HARRISON...HASKELL...HAZEN...HEBER SPRINGS...HECTOR...HERMITAGE...
HORSESHOE BEND...HOT SPRINGS...HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE...HOUSTON...
HUMNOKE...HUMPHREY...JACKSONVILLE...JASPER...JESSIEVILLE...
KINGSLAND...LACEY...LEAD HILL...LEOLA...LESLIE...LITTLE ROCK...
LONOKE...MALVERN...MAMMOTH SPRING...MARSHALL...MAUMELLE...
MAYFLOWER...MCCRORY...MCGEHEE...MELBOURNE...MENA...MONTICELLO...
MORO BAY...MORRILTON...MOUNT IDA...MOUNT MAGAZINE...
MOUNTAIN HOME...MOUNTAIN VIEW...MURFREESBORO...NEWPORT...
NORFORK...NORMAN...NORTH LITTLE ROCK...OIL TROUGH...OKOLONA...
OLA...OMAHA...OXFORD...OZONE...PARIS...PARON...PELSOR...
PERRYVILLE...PINE BLUFF...PINE RIDGE...PLEASANT PLAINS...POYEN...
PRATTSVILLE...REDFIELD...RISON...ROHWER...ROSE BUD...
RUSSELLVILLE...SALEM...SEARCY...SHERIDAN...SHERWOOD...STAR CITY...
STEPHENS...STUTTGART...SUMMIT...SWIFTON...THORNTON...TUCKERMAN...
VILONIA...VIOLA...WALDRON...WARREN...WESTERN GROVE...WICKES...
WRIGHTSVILLE...Y CITY...YELLVILLE
358 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

...HOT AND HUMID WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS ARKANSAS...

HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL REACH 100 TO AROUND 105 DEGREES TODAY ACROSS
PARTS OF ARKANSAS...DUE TO AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES IN THE MIDDLE AND
UPPER 90S...AND COMBINED WITH ELEVATED HUMIDITY LEVELS. CENTRAL AND
EASTERN AREAS OF ARKANSAS WILL HAVE THE HIGHEST POTENTIAL FOR HEAT
INDEX VALUES TO REACH 100 AROUND 105 DEGREES. THE MAIN TIME FRAME
FOR THE HIGHEST HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL BE FROM NOON TO AROUND 5 PM
CDT.

EXTRA CAUTION SHOULD BE USED WHEN OUTDOORS THIS AFTERNOON. MAKE
SURE TO DRINK PLENTY OF WATER AND LIMIT THE AMOUNT OF TIME SPENT
IN THE HEAT. TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME
OUTSIDE. WHEN POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY
MORNING OR EVENING.

$$

59


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
837 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

GMZ430-432-435-LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-
216-259>262-211345-
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-VERMILION BAY-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-
837 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE NORTHWEST
GULF OF MEXICO...CENTRAL LOUISIANA...SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...WEST CENTRAL LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
FORECAST AREA TODAY. SOME ACTIVITY CAN BE EXPECTED BY LATE
MORNING...BUT THE BULK WILL OCCUR DURING MAX HEATING OF THE
AFTERNOON. STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO
PRODUCE WIND GUSTS OF 35 TO 45 MPH. HEAVY RAINFALL AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL RETURN THURSDAY.
DIMINISHING RAIN CHANCES CAN BE EXPECTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE
WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL LIKELY NOT BE REQUIRED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
739 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

ALZ011>015-017>050-211245-
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-
739 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING ISOLATED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS
OF UP TO 60MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON. AREAS WITH THE
BEST CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT WILL BE ALONG AND EAST OF
INTERSTATE 65.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

VERY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN ACROSS CENTRAL ALABAMA ON
FRIDAY...AND LAST THROUGH MUCH OF THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.
HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL RISE INTO THE UPPER 90S TO NEAR 100 DEGREES
FOR SEVERAL LOCATIONS. HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO BE
NEAR 105 DEGREES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT IS NOT
EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
604 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-211200-
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-
604 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ELEVATED HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 102 TO 107 DEGREES WILL BE LIKELY
TODAY.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY LATE THIS MORNING AND THIS AFTERNOON
MAY CONTAIN BRIEF STRONG WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH...FREQUENT
LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN. A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOSTLY
DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON OR EARLY EVENING MAY BECOME BRIEFLY SEVERE
WITH LOCALIZED DAMAGING WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH.

THERE IS A MODERATE RISK FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS ALONG AREA
BEACHES TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

A BUILDING UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE FAVORS THE POTENTIAL
FOR ELEVATED HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 102 TO 107 DEGREES THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF SKYWARN SEVERE STORM SPOTTER NETWORKS IS NOT
EXPECTED THROUGH TUESDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
606 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-201700-
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
COLUMBIA-UNION AR-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-
UNION LA-DE SOTO-RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE LA-
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-SABINE TX-
606 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

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...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB INTO THE MID 90S THIS AFTERNOON.
WHEN COMBINED WITH THE HUMIDITY...HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 100
TO 105 DEGREES. THOSE THAT MUST BE OUTSIDE SHOULD DRINK PLENTY OF
WATER...TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS...AND SPEND TIME IN AIR CONDITIONED
FACILITIES. BE SURE TO CHECK ON THE ELDERLY...AND ENSURE THAT
OUTDOOR PETS HAVE PLENTY OF WATER AND A SHADY PLACE TO REST.

IN ADDITION...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING OVER DEEP EAST TEXAS AND THE
SOUTHERN SECTIONS OF NORTHCENTRAL LOUISIANA. SOME OF THE STRONGER
STORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB INTO THE MID AND UPPER 90S EACH
DAY. WHEN COMBINED WITH THE HUMIDITY...HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE
FROM 100 TO 105 DEGREES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS...AND STORM SPOTTERS SHOULD NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

15

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
551 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-023>026-MSZ018-019-025>066-072>074-
211100-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-RICHLAND-
MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-BOLIVAR-
SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-
CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-HOLMES-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-NESHOBA-KEMPER-
WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-SCOTT-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-
SIMPSON-SMITH-JASPER-CLARKE-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-LAMAR-FORREST-
551 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

EXCESSIVE HEAT
RISK...ELEVATED
TIMING...TODAY

THERE IS AN ELEVATED RISK FOR DANGEROUS AFTERNOON HEAT AND HUMIDITY
AGAIN TODAY. MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO EXCEED 100
DEGREES FOR THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA THIS AFTERNOON.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES OF GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 100 DEGREES
ARE EXPECTED OVER THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA EACH AFTERNOON THURSDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY. THE HIGHEST HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 105 TO 107 DEGREES
ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AFTERNOONS.

.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 OR EQUAL TO 115
 DEGREES OR MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 105
 DEGREES FOR 5 CONSECUTIVE DAYS.
HIGH...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX 110 TO 114 DEGREES OR MAXIMUM HEAT
 INDEX GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 105 DEGREES FOR 4 CONSECUTIVE
 DAYS.
ELEVATED...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX 105 TO 109 DEGREES OR MAXIMUM HEAT
 INDEX GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 100 DEGREES FOR 4 CONSECUTIVE
 DAYS.
LIMITED...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX NEAR 105 DEGREES FOR ONE TO THREE
 DAYS.


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

NWS JAN HOME PAGE...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN
STAY AWARE, STAY SAFE NWS JAN BRIEFING PAGE...
   WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/JAN/?N=SAFE
NWS JAN TROPICAL PAGE...
   WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/JAN/?N=TROPICAL
NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER HOME PAGE...
   WWW.NHC.NOAA.GOV/
FIND NWS JAN ON FACEBOOK...
   WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSJACKSONMS
FOLLOW NWS JAN ON TWITTER...
   @NWSJACKSONMS

   PLEASE CONVERT ALL WEB ADDRESSES TO LOWER CASE BEFORE ENTERING!

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
500 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-211000-
ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-
CONWAY-DALLAS-DESHA-DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-
INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-LONOKE-
MARION-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-
PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-YELL-
500 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR A LARGE PART OF ARKANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS TO THE REGION.
HEAT INDEX VALUES THIS AFTERNOON WILL RANGE FROM 95 TO 104 DEGREES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

AS THE HIGH PRESSURE STRENGTHENS OVER THE STATE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE. HEAT INDEX VALUES
WILL APPROACH 105 DEGREES. OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL ONLY FALL INTO THE
MID 70S...AND NOT OFFER MUCH RELIEF FROM THE HUMID CONDITIONS. HEAT
ADVISORIES WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE COMING DAYS...AS HEAT INDEX
VALUES CLIMB ABOVE 105 DEGREES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

&&

VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
433 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-202200-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-
WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-WEST BATON ROUGE-
EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-ST. JAMES-
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-
ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
433 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY THROUGH EARLY
THIS EVENING. A FEW OF THE THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING FREQUENT LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY
DOWNPOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ISOLATED IN COVERAGE THURSDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY.

AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES DURING THE PERIOD MAY APPROACH 105
DEGREES EACH AFTERNOON OUTSIDE THOSE AREAS AFFECTED BY
THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY. THOSE WITH OUTDOOR PLANS DURING THE HEAT
OF THE AFTERNOON SHOULD TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS TO REMAIN HYDRATED.

THUNDERSTORMS MAY INCREASE TO SCATTERED COVERAGE MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
404 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-201800-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-CULLMAN-MOORE-LINCOLN-FRANKLIN TN-
404 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS IS LOW.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY WITH GUSTY WINDS
AND BRIEF HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE. THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL END EARLY
THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

HOT AND MUGGY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE REST OF THE WEEK.
AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL REACH THE MID 90S...WITH HEAT INDEX
VALUES EXCEEDING 100 DEGREES IN MANY LOCATIONS.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IS
NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
331 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-211215-
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-
331 AM CDT WED AUG 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A HEAT ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR MUCH OF THE MID SOUTH THIS
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING AS VERY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL COMBINE
WITH A VERY HUMID AIRMASS TO PRODUCE HEAT INDEX READINGS BETWEEN
105 TO 108 DEGREES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

VERY HOT TEMPERATURES AND HUMID CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
THURSDAY AND PERSIST INTO THE UPCOMING WEEKEND. ADDITIONAL HEAT
ADVISORIES MAY BE NEEDED DURING THIS PERIOD.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

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