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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
758 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...From the National Weather Service in Little Rock...the Flood
Warning continues for the following river in Arkansas...

  Cache River Near Patterson affecting Jackson and Woodruff Counties


River forecasts are based on current conditions and rainfall
forecasted to occur over the next 24 hours. During periods of
flooding...Evening forecasts are reissued with updated rainfall
forecasts.

Observed and forecasted stage data plots are available on our
Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Service web page at...
www.weather.gov/lzk
Under the Current Conditions section...Select River and Lakes AHPS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Remember to Turn Around...Don`t Drown
Do not drive cars through flooded areas.

Everyone with property or other interest along streams and rivers
should remain alert to changing weather forecasts. Should conditions
change...Look for river forecasts or Flood Warnings for use in making
informed decisions to protect life and property.

&&

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/O.CON.KLZK.FL.W.0055.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PTTA4.1.ER.170816T1000Z.170821T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
758 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cache River Near Patterson.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 9.3 feet by Monday morning.
* Impacts at 9.0 feet...Low swampy timberland along the river begins
  to flood. Flood gates should be closed and equipment moved out of
  the low grounds along the river and tributaries.


&&


             Fld     Observed       Forecast 6 AM         Crest
Location     Stg   Stg  Day Time   Sat   Sun   Mon  Crest  Time  Date

Cache River
  Patterson    9   9.0 Fri 07 PM   9.2   9.3   9.2    9.3 07 AM 08/21


&&


LAT...LON 3510 9133 3522 9128 3539 9123 3538 9113
 3521 9117 3508 9122



$$

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Heat Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Jackson MS
302 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THIS WEEKEND...

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-023>026-MSZ018-019-025-034>036-
040>043-047>049-053>055-059>063-190415-
/O.NEW.KJAN.HT.Y.0007.170819T1600Z-170821T0000Z/
Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-
Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-Concordia-Bolivar-
Sunflower-Leflore-Washington-Humphreys-Holmes-Issaquena-Sharkey-
Yazoo-Madison MS-Warren-Hinds-Rankin-Claiborne-Copiah-Simpson-
Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-Lawrence-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, Lake Providence, Rayville, Delhi, Tallulah, Winnsboro,
Jonesville, Harrisonburg, Newellton, St. Joseph, Waterproof,
Vidalia, Ferriday, West Ferriday, Cleveland, Indianola,
Ruleville, Greenwood, Greenville, Belzoni, Isola, Durant, Tchula,
Lexington, Pickens, Goodman, Mayersville, Rolling Fork, Anguilla,
Yazoo City, Ridgeland, Madison, Canton, Vicksburg, Jackson,
Pearl, Brandon, Richland, Port Gibson, Crystal Springs,
Hazlehurst, Wesson, Magee, Mendenhall, Fayette, Natchez, Bude,
Roxie, Meadville, Brookhaven, Monticello, and New Hebron
302 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SATURDAY TO 7 PM CDT
SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect from 11 AM Saturday to 7 PM CDT
Sunday.

* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures in the low to mid 90s with peak
  afternoon heat index values ranging from 105 to 109 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Heat related illnesses may be possible for those
  outdoors in unshaded areas without proper precautions taken.

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, stay in an air-conditioned room,
stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
946 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-200300-
Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Benton-Morgan-Miller-Maries-Vernon-
St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Pulaski-Phelps-Barton-Cedar-Polk-Dallas-
Laclede-Texas-Dent-Jasper-Dade-Greene-Webster-Wright-Newton-
Lawrence-Christian-Douglas-Howell-Shannon-McDonald-Barry-Stone-
Taney-Ozark-Oregon-
946 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the Missouri
Ozarks and extreme southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Elevated Hail risk.
  Elevated Thunderstorm wind damage risk.
  Limited Flooding risk.
  Significant Lightning risk.

DISCUSSION...

  Scattered strong to severe storms will be possible over central
  Missouri late this evening into the early portion of the
  overnight hours. Large hail up to golf ball size and damaging
  thunderstorm winds in excess of 60 mph will be possible with the
  stronger storms. Heavy rain will accompany the stronger storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

  Periodic scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible
  from Sunday through middle of next week.

  Heat index values will warm into the middle and upper 90s by
  later this weekend and early next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

More detailed information can be accessed at:
http://www.weather.gov/sgf/sitrep

This product in graphical format...along with other weather...
hydrological and climate information...at
http://www.weather.gov/sgf

$$

Lindenberg

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
428 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-192130-
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-
428 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight
Isolated thunderstorms across northwest sections of the state may
move across the northern half of the area overnight into early
Saturday morning. The overall threat for severe weather is
low...but an isolated strong to severe thunderstorm is still
possible...along with some locally heavy rainfall in a few storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday Through Thursday

Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected Saturday through
Monday. The severe weather potential remains low at this time.

With increasing humidity values...heat indices will likely exceed
100 degrees across much of the area and could approach advisory
level criteria through Tuesday.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

&&

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

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Paducah KY
326 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

ILZ075>078-080>094-INZ081-082-085>088-KYZ001>022-MOZ076-086-087-
100-107>112-114-191000-
Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
White-Jackson-Williamson-Saline-Gallatin-Union-Johnson-Pope-
Hardin-Alexander-Pulaski-Massac-Gibson-Pike-Posey-Vanderburgh-
Warrick-Spencer-Fulton-Hickman-Carlisle-Ballard-McCracken-Graves-
Livingston-Marshall-Calloway-Crittenden-Lyon-Trigg-Caldwell-
Union KY-Webster-Hopkins-Christian-Henderson-Daviess-McLean-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter-
Ripley-Butler-Stoddard-Scott-Mississippi-New Madrid-
326 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southern
Illinois, southwest Indiana, western Kentucky, and southeast
Missouri.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

A chance of thunderstorms is forecast after midnight, mainly over
southeast Missouri and southern Illinois. Locally heavy rainfall
and lightning will be the primary concerns.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

A few thunderstorms may linger into Saturday, mainly over the
southern half of the area in the morning. Locally heavy rainfall
and lightning will be the primary concerns.

A slight chance of thunderstorms is forecast over southeast
Missouri Monday afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall and lightning
will be the primary concerns.

Scattered to numerous thunderstorms are forecast Tuesday through
Wednesday. A few strong to severe storms will be possible,
especially Tuesday afternoon and night. Locally heavy rainfall and
lightning will be concerns throughout the period.

Heat index values may reach 100 degrees over the southern half of
the area Tuesday afternoon.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

DRS

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
312 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

MSZ026>033-037>039-044>046-049>052-055>058-063>066-072>074-192015-
Grenada-Carroll-Montgomery-Webster-Clay-Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-
Attala-Winston-Noxubee-Leake-Neshoba-Kemper-Rankin-Scott-Newton-
Lauderdale-Simpson-Smith-Jasper-Clarke-Lawrence-Jefferson Davis-
Covington-Jones-Marion-Lamar-Forrest-
312 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Saturday

EXCESSIVE HEAT
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Saturday

Temperatures in the low to mid 90s are expected to combine with
dewpoints in the low to mid 70s to result in heat index values
ranging from 102-105 degrees mainly during the afternoon.
Prolonged exposure to these conditions raise the likelihood of
heat related illnesses.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday night through Thursday

Temperatures in the low to mid 90s are expected to combine with
dewpoints in the low to mid 70s to result in heat index values
ranging from 102-105 degrees mainly during the afternoon.
Prolonged exposure to these conditions raise the likelihood of
heat related illnesses.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image1.png)

.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 Thursday.

$$

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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.


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

NWS JAN Home page...
   www.weather.gov/jan
Stay Aware, Stay Safe NWS JAN Briefing Page...
   www.weather.gov/jan/safe
Latest Weather Briefing...
   www.weather.gov/jan/weather_briefing

Tropical page...
   www.weather.gov/jan/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
Follow NWS JAN on Youtube...
   www.youtube.com/user/NWSJacksonMiss

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
312 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-023>026-MSZ018-019-025-034>036-
040>043-047-048-053-054-059>062-192015-
Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-Richland-
Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-Concordia-Bolivar-
Sunflower-Leflore-Washington-Humphreys-Holmes-Issaquena-Sharkey-
Yazoo-Madison MS-Warren-Hinds-Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-
Franklin MS-Lincoln-
312 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Saturday

EXCESSIVE HEAT
THREAT...Elevated
TIMING...Saturday

Temperatures in the low to mid 90s are expected to combine with
dewpoints in the mid to upper 70s to result in heat index values
ranging from 105-109 degrees from 11AM til 7PM. Exposure to these
conditions raise the likelihood of heat related illnesses.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image1.png)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday night through Thursday

Temperatures in the low to mid 90s are expected to combine with
dewpoints in the mid to upper 70s again Sunday. This will result
in heat index values ranging from 105-109 degrees from 11AM til
7PM. Exposure to these conditions will raise the likelihood of
heat related illnesses again.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image1.png)

.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 Thursday.

$$

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