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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
333 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THE FOUR STATE AREA FROM 10 AM
THROUGH 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-250000-
/O.NEW.KSHV.HT.Y.0005.160724T1500Z-160725T0000Z/
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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE QUEEN...NASHVILLE...
MINERAL SPRINGS...DIERKS...ASHDOWN...HOPE...PRESCOTT...
TEXARKANA...STAMPS...LEWISVILLE...BRADLEY...MAGNOLIA...
EL DORADO...SHREVEPORT...BOSSIER CITY...MINDEN...SPRINGHILL...
HOMER...HAYNESVILLE...RUSTON...FARMERVILLE...BERNICE...
MANSFIELD...STONEWALL...LOGANSPORT...COUSHATTA...MARTIN...
ARCADIA...RINGGOLD...GIBSLAND...JONESBORO...MONROE...MANY...
ZWOLLE...PLEASANT HILL...NATCHITOCHES...WINNFIELD...COLFAX...
MONTGOMERY...DRY PRONG...CLARKS...GRAYSON...COLUMBIA...JENA...
MIDWAY...OLLA...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...PINELAND
333 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS REISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING.

* EVENT...A WEAKENING UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL
  MAINTAIN VERY HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS OVER THE AREA.
  TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S...COMBINED WITH THE HIGH
  HUMIDITY...WILL MAINTAIN HEAT INDEX VALUES FROM 105 TO 109
  DEGREES THROUGH SUNSET.

* TIMING... FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

* IMPACT...A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
  HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT
  RELATED ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. CAUTION IS RECOMMENDED FOR
  THOSE WHO WILL BE OUTDOORS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 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, BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER
EXPOSURE TO THE HEAT. STAY IN AN AIR- CONDITIONED ROOM IF POSSIBLE
AND STAY OUT OF THE SUN, AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.


$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
453 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-251000-
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WHARTON-
453 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ANOTHER VERY WARM DAY IS ON TAP FOR THE REGION. OVER INLAND
AREAS...DRIER AIR ALOFT WILL MIX TO THE SURFACE AND THIS WILL
KEEP HEAT INDEX VALUES CLOSER TO THE AMBIENT AIR TEMPERATURE.
CLOSER TO THE COAST...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL REMAIN HIGH AND
GENERALLY RANGE BETWEEN 104 AND 107 DEGREES.

A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE EAST THIS
AFTERNOON AND THIS FEATURE WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE EASTERN HALF OF THE AREA. A FEW OF THE
STORMS COULD BRIEFLY BECOME STRONG AND PRODUCE STRONG GUSTY WINDS
LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

A STRONG DISTURBANCE WILL AFFECT THE AREA ON MONDAY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE LIKELY AND THE STORMS WILL ONCE AGAIN BE
SLOW MOVING AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE.

ANOTHER STRONG DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION FROM THE EAST
ON TUESDAY. OCCASIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY BE
ONGOING MONDAY NIGHT AND PERSIST INTO EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
STORM MOTION WILL AGAIN BE SLOW SO LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL AGAIN
BE POSSIBLE.


ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY AS SOUTHEAST TEXAS LIES ON THE PERIPHERY OF THE UPPER
RIDGE AND DISTURBANCES MOVE INTO THE REGION FROM THE EAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
413 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

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>082-242115-
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-
413 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. A FEW
STORMS COULD BECOME STRONG, WITH THE PRIMARY THREAT BEING
STRONG WIND GUSTS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND HEAVY RAINFALL WHICH
COULD CAUSE SOME LOCALIZED FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POORLY
DRAINED AREAS.

WATERSPOUT ACTIVITY WILL ALSO BEGIN TO BECOME MORE PRONOUNCED
TODAY AND MONDAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED EACH DAY. A FEW
STORMS COULD BECOME BRIEFLY STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE, WITH THE
PRIMARY THREAT BEING DAMAGING WIND GUSTS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND
HEAVY RAINFALL THAT MAY CAUSE SOME LOCALIZED FLOODING OF LOW
LYING AND POORLY DRAINED AREAS.

WATERSPOUT ACTIVITY WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY...MOSTLY
ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS IN THEIR DEVELOPMENT STAGE. THERE
IS THE POSSIBILITY THAT SOME OF THESE WILL BEGIN TO MOVE TOWARD
THE COAST DURING THE WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1158 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-150-151-153-166-167-241700-
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-RUSK-PANOLA-
SHELBY-SAN AUGUSTINE-
1158 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

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...

TEMPERATURES FORECAST TO RANGE FROM THE MID 90S TO AROUND 100
DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON. WHEN COMBINED WITH THE HUMIDITY...HEAT
INDEX VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 105 TO 110 DEGREES. THUS...A HEAT
ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF THE REGION TODAY. THOSE
THAT MUST BE OUTSIDE THIS AFTERNOON SHOULD DRINK PLENTY OF
WATER...WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING...AND TAKE
FREQUENT BREAKS SPENDING TIME IN THE SHADE OR IN AIR CONDITIONED
FACILITIES WHEN POSSIBLE. BE SURE TO CHECK ON THE ELDERLY AND
PETS...AND SEE THAT THEY STAY HYDRATED AND ARE ABLE TO STAY COOL.

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON...ESPECIALLY ACROSS NORTH LOUISIANA AND
SOUTHCENTRAL ARKANSAS. LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY
RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGER STORMS...BEFORE THEY
DIMINISH THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE SUNDAY
OVER SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND NORTH LOUISIANA WITH TEMPERATURES
CLIMBING INTO THE UPPER 90S AND HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR 105
DEGREES. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT ALL OF
THE REGION MONDAY AS THE UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE CONTINUES TO
DRIFT WEST INTO EAST TEXAS...RESULTING IN BENEFICIAL RAIN AND
COOLER TEMPERATURES. LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGER STORMS SUNDAY AND MONDAY.
ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN
POSSIBLE AREAWIDE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGERS...SKYWARN NETWORKS...AND AMATEUR
RADIO OPERATORS...SHOULD NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1158 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

TXZ149-152-165-241700-
CHEROKEE-NACOGDOCHES-ANGELINA-
1158 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST TEXAS AND
NORTHEAST TEXAS.

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

TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB INTO THE UPPER 90S THIS AFTERNOON OVER
DEEP EAST TEXAS. WHEN COMBINED WITH THE HUMIDITY...HEAT INDEX
VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 101 TO 105 DEGREES. THOSE THAT MUST BE
OUTSIDE THIS AFTERNOON SHOULD DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...WEAR
LIGHTWEIGHT LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING...AND TAKE FREQUENT BREAKS
SPENDING TIME IN THE SHADE OR IN AIR CONDITIONED FACILITIES WHEN
POSSIBLE. BE SURE TO CHECK ON THE ELDERLY AND PETS...AND SEE THAT
THEY STAY HYDRATED AND ARE ABLE TO STAY COOL.

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON.
LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN
THE STRONGER STORMS...BEFORE THEY DIMINISH THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

TEMPERATURES WILL AGAIN CLIMB INTO THE MID AND UPPER 90S
SUNDAY...WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES RANGING FROM 101 TO 105 DEGREES.
WHILE ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
SUNDAY...BETTER RAIN CHANCES ARE EXPECTED MONDAY THROUGH MUCH OF
NEXT WEEK AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE DRIFTS WEST OVER THE AREA.
LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN
THE STRONGER STORMS...BUT SLIGHTLY COOLER TEMPERATURES ARE
EXPECTED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGERS...SKYWARN NETWORKS...AND AMATEUR
RADIO OPERATORS...SHOULD NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$

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