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Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Jackson MS
1041 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

ARZ075-LAZ008-009-015-016-023>026-MSZ018-019-025>030-032>037-
040>044-047>050-053>055-059>063-261545-
Chicot-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-Madison LA-Franklin LA-
Catahoula-Tensas-Concordia-Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-
Carroll-Montgomery-Webster-Clay-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Washington-
Humphreys-Holmes-Attala-Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-Madison MS-Leake-
Warren-Hinds-Rankin-Scott-Claiborne-Copiah-Simpson-Jefferson-
Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-Lawrence-
1041 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southeast
Arkansas, northeast Louisiana, central Mississippi, north central
Mississippi, south central Mississippi, southwest Mississippi,
and west central Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...The rest of Today and Tonight

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...Marginal
TIMING...remainder of today

Isolated severe thunderstorms will be possible through mid
afternoon with the main threats from any severe storms being
damaging wind gusts and hail up to the size of quarters.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Severe thunderstorms are possible on Monday, mainly in the midday
through late evening hours. The primary risks will be large hail
and damaging wind gusts.

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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 may be needed for portions of the region the rest
of today and Monday.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Jackson MS
1041 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

MSZ031-038-039-045-046-051-052-056>058-064>066-072>074-261545-
Lowndes-Winston-Noxubee-Neshoba-Kemper-Newton-Lauderdale-Smith-
Jasper-Clarke-Jefferson Davis-Covington-Jones-Marion-Lamar-
Forrest-
1041 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central
Mississippi, east central Mississippi, northeast Mississippi,
south central Mississippi, and southeast Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...The rest of Today and Tonight

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...Slight
TIMING...remainder of today

Severe thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon. The primary
risks from severe thunderstorms to be damaging wind gusts and
hail. A tornado cannot be ruled out.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Severe thunderstorms are possible on Monday, mainly in the midday
through late evening hours, especially north of the Highway 84
corridor. The primary risks will be large hail and damaging wind
gusts.

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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 may be needed for portions of the region the rest
of today and Monday.

$$

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&&

...HAZARD LEGEND...

*SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS*
High...Significant severe thunderstorms are expected.
Moderate...Severe storms expected with significant
 severe weather possible.
Enhanced...Severe storms expected.
Slight...Severe storms possible.
Marginal...Isolated severe storms possible.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
1245 PM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

ALZ011>015-017>050-262045-
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-
1245 PM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Outlook Through Tonight.

A few severe storms will be possible today through 7 pm, mainly east
of a line from Haleyville, to Oakman, to Tuscaloosa, to Linden. The
main threat will be damaging straight line winds.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Severe storms are possible Monday afternoon and evening. The best
chances for severe will be across the western half, generally west of
Interstate 65. The main threats will be damaging straight line winds
and large hail.

Another round of severe storms will be possible on Thursday across
Central Alabama. The main threats will be damaging straight line
winds and large hail.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of storm spotters and emergency management may be needed
today as well as Monday and Thursday.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1150 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-261700-
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-
1150 AM CDT Sat Mar 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...

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday...

Showers and thunderstorms expected to develop late Sunday
afternoon over North Texas and Southern Oklahoma. Some of these
storms will likely become severe while moving into Southeast
Oklahoma and extreme Northeast Texas Sunday evening. These storms
will pose the risk for large hail and damaging winds Sunday
evening through late Sunday night. Storms forecast to weaken as
they move into Southwest Arkansas and extreme Northern Louisiana.
Another strong upper level storm system will emerge out into the
Southern Plains Wednesday, which will result in an increasing
severe thunderstorm threat Wednesday afternoon and night across
much of the region. Damaging winds, large hail, isolated
tornadoes, and locally heavy rainfall will be possible areawide
with this next round of thunderstorms.

.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 Memphis TN
1050 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-261800-
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-
1050 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There is a Slight Risk for severe thunderstorms into early evening
for northeast Mississippi. There is a Marginal Risk for the
remaining Midsouth counties into early this evening. Damaging
winds and large hail will be the primary severe weather threats.
Secondary threats include localized flash flooding, and isolated
brief tornadoes.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

There is a Slight Risk for severe thunderstorms Monday over all of
the Midsouth. Large hail and damaging winds will be the primary
severe weather threats.

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Midsouth on
Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed today and Monday.

$$

JAB

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1010 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

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>082-260315-
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas-Mississippi Sound-
Lake Borgne-Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River
LA out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from the Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River
to Port Fourchon Louisiana out 20 NM-
Coastal Waters from Boothville LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out
20 NM-
Coastal waters from Port Fourchon Louisiana to Lower Atchafalaya
River LA from 20 to 60 NM-
Coastal waters from Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River to
Port Fourchon Louisiana from 20 to 60 NM-
Coastal Waters from Stake Island LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River from 20 to 60 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island
Louisiana out 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-
1010 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Southeast
Louisiana...South Mississippi and the adjacent coastal waters.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A slight risk of severe weather continues to exist for areas east
of a McComb to Hammond to Houma line today. A marginal risk of
severe weather exists for the remainder of the area. The primary
threat from any severe thunderstorms that form today will be
strong damaging wind gusts and large hail.

A small craft advisory remains in effect for the open Gulf waters
east of the Mississippi River through this evening due to
continued strong southerly winds of 20 to 25 knots and rough seas
of 5 to 8 feet.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Thunderstorms are also possible Monday, and again on Thursday. A
few of these storms could be strong to severe on Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Though spotter activation is not requested at this time, please
relay any reports of severe weather to local law enforcement or
the National Weather Service.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
935 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

ALZ001>010-016-TNZ076-096-097-261000-
Lauderdale-Colbert-Franklin AL-Lawrence-Limestone-Madison-Morgan-
Marshall-Jackson-De Kalb-Cullman-Moore-Lincoln-Franklin TN-
935 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight...

A line of storms that will continue to weaken initially over
northwest Alabama is expected to re-develop and intensify as it
moves east, ahead of an approaching cold front. Some storms may be
strong to marginally severe and will be capable of damaging wind
gusts mainly along and west of the Interstate 65 corridor. This line
will continue to move east across the remainder of the area into the
evening hours. A low tornado threat also exist with any storms that
develop ahead of the main line of storms and within any breaks in the
line of the storms.

Additional ordinary storms are expected to develop behind this
squall line later this evening and tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday...

The cold front will move into the area on Sunday with additional
thunderstorms developing along and ahead of the front. A few strong
to severe storms are again possible and will be capable of brief
damaging wind gusts and small hail.

Additional thunderstorms are possible Monday into Tuesday as another
storm system impacts the Tennessee Valley area. A few storms may
again be strong to severe in nature and will be capable of damaging
wind gusts and hail.

Another storm system may bring more thunderstorms on Thursday. The
strength and timing of these storms remain uncertain at this time.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...

Activation of storm spotters and emergency management personnel is
possible Saturday afternoon.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Mobile AL
617 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

ALZ051>060-261>266-FLZ201>206-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-261130-
Choctaw-Washington-Clarke-Wilcox-Monroe-Conecuh-Butler-Crenshaw-
Escambia-Covington-Mobile Inland-Baldwin Inland-Mobile Central-
Baldwin Central-Mobile Coastal-Baldwin Coastal-Escambia Inland-
Escambia Coastal-Santa Rosa Inland-Santa Rosa Coastal-
Okaloosa Inland-Okaloosa Coastal-Wayne-Perry-Greene-Stone-George-
617 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
Alabama...southwest Alabama...northwest Florida and southeast
Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Numerous to widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected to
develop across the region today ahead of an approaching storm
system. Showers and storms will initially develop across southeast
Mississippi and far southwest Alabama this morning, then continue
to develop eastward across the rest of southwest and south central
Alabama and the northwest Florida Panhandle this afternoon into
early this evening. A few storms could become severe late this
morning into early this evening, primarily to the west of a
Greenville Alabama to Pensacola Florida line. Damaging winds will
be the primary severe weather threat, though marginally severe
hail will also be possible. A brief, isolated tornado also cannot
be entirely ruled out.

There is a high risk of rip currents along the beaches of Alabama
and the northwest Florida Panhandle today and tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

A few strong to marginally severe storms may be possible again
Monday, primarily over interior southeast Mississippi and
southwest Alabama. Another round of thunderstorms is expected
Thursday into Thursday night. A few of these storms may also be
capable of becoming strong to severe.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of storm spotter groups may be requested today.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Mobile AL
617 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

GMZ630>635-650-655-670-675-261130-
Northern Mobile Bay-Southern Mobile Bay-Mississippi Sound-
Perdido Bay-Pensacola Bay System-Choctawhatchee Bay-
Coastal waters from Pensacola FL to Pascagoula MS out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Destin to Pensacola FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Pensacola FL to Pascagoula MS from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Destin to Pensacola FL from 20 to 60 NM-
617 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the coastal
waters of Alabama and northwest Florida.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Numerous to widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected to
develop across the marine area today, primarily during the
afternoon and evening hours. A few of these storms may become
strong to severe, with localized very strong winds and higher
seas, frequent lightning strikes and heavy rainfall.

Hazardous conditions for small craft will otherwise continue today
as strong southerly winds persist over the coastal waters.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

A few strong storms will be possible over the marine area Thursday
and Thursday night.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
544 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
261045-
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-
544 AM CDT Sat Mar 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

A band of showers and thunderstorms will continue to move east
this morning across Acadiana. Additional scattered showers and
thunderstorms are expected to develop later this morning and move
east through the afternoon. While widespread severe weather is not
expected, a few storms will be capable of producing strong wind
gusts as well as frequent cloud to ground lightning and heavy
downpours.

Convection will end by this evening with dry weather expected
overnight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

A series of systems will affect the area through the week, with
the first on Monday and another Wednesday into Thursday. The risk
for severe weather will be minimal on Monday but there is a
slight risk for severe storms with the midweek system.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated today.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Nashville TN
505 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

TNZ005>011-023>034-056>066-075-077>080-093>095-261015-
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-
505 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Middle
Tennessee.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible this afternoon and
evening especially west of I-65. Damaging straight line winds,
hail, and heavy rain will be the main threat, however a brief
tornado cannot be ruled out. The main timeframe for stronger
activity will be from 2pm to 10pm.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Strong to severe storms will be possible again on Monday for areas
west of I-65. Damaging straight line winds and hail will be
the main threats.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
458 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-261000-
Boone-Marion-Baxter-Fulton-Sharp-Newton-Searcy-Stone-Izard-
Independence-Johnson-Pope-Van Buren-Cleburne-Jackson-Logan-Conway-
Faulkner-White-Woodruff-Scott-Yell-Perry-Polk-Montgomery-Garland-
Saline-Pulaski-Lonoke-Prairie-Monroe-Pike-Clark-Hot Spring-Grant-
Jefferson-Arkansas-Dallas-Cleveland-Lincoln-Desha-Ouachita-
Calhoun-Bradley-Drew-
458 AM CDT Sat Mar 25 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

The upper and surface low pressure systems will move through the
region today, and develop isolated thunderstorms. The threat of
any severe storms will remain low today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday Through Friday

There is a good chance for thunderstorms across Arkansas Monday
morning through Monday afternoon. Some of these storms may become
severe. Large hail and damaging winds will present the primary
hazards...but tornadoes can not be rules out. The highest tornado
threat appears to be Monday morning at this time.

There is another good chance for thunderstorms in the forecast for
Arkansas from Wednesday afternoon through Thursday afternoon. There
is a chance for severe thunderstorms...but confidence in the
forecast for severe storms is low at this time. The best chance for
strong to severe thunderstorms appears to be Wednesday evening at
this time.

There is another chance of thunderstorms across Arkansas on
Saturday. At this time it is too early to determine if storms will
be strong or severe.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed today. Activation may be
needed on Monday due to the threat of severe storms.

&&

Visit NWS Little Rock on the web. Go to http://weather.gov/lzk.

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