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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
347 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...A Lake Wind Advisory Will Be In Effect For Much Of Arkansas
Today...

.Elevated south winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 30 to
35 mph will be seen today.

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/O.CON.KLZK.LW.Y.0008.170324T1500Z-170325T0300Z/
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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-
Including the cities of Harrison, Bull Shoals, Flippin,
Yellville, Summit, Mountain Home, Mammoth Spring, Cave City,
Ash Flat, Hardy, Jasper, Western Grove, Marshall, Leslie,
Mountain View, Horseshoe Bend, Melbourne, Calico Rock, Oxford,
Batesville, Clarksville, Russellville, Fairfield Bay, Clinton,
Heber Springs, Newport, Booneville, Paris, Morrilton, Conway,
Searcy, Beebe, Augusta, McCrory, Cotton Plant, Waldron,
Dardanelle, Danville, Ola, Perryville, Mena, Mount Ida, Norman,
Hot Springs, Benton, Bryant, Little Rock, North Little Rock,
Cabot, Lonoke, Des Arc, Hazen, Brinkley, Clarendon, Glenwood,
Murfreesboro, Arkadelphia, Malvern, Sheridan, Pine Bluff,
Stuttgart, De Witt, Fordyce, Kingsland, Rison, Star City, Gould,
Dumas, Mcgehee, Camden, Hampton, Thornton, Warren, and Monticello
347 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* EVENT: Expect windy conditions today as southerly winds of 15
  to 25 mph...with gusts of 30 to 35 mph possible.

* AREAS AFFECTED: A large portion of Arkansas.

* TIMING: Expect the breezy to windy conditions to develop during
  the late morning hours today...persisting through the early
  evening hours. Expect the conditions to decrease by late evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes and rivers. Small boats will be especially prone to
capsizing. Extra caution should be taken if out on area lakes and
rivers today.

&&

$$
59


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Memphis TN
303 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...Strong South Winds Expected Over the Mississippi River Delta
and far west Tennessee Tonight...

.South winds will increase and produce strong gusts in advance of
an approaching line of thunderstorms this evening. The strong
winds will persist into the overnight hours, but may be more
variable in areas of showers and thunderstorms.

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/O.EXT.KMEG.WI.Y.0004.170325T0300Z-170325T1200Z/
Randolph-Clay-Lawrence-Greene-Craighead-Poinsett-Mississippi-
Cross-Crittenden-St. Francis-Lee AR-Phillips-Dunklin-Pemiscot-
DeSoto-Tunica-Tate-Coahoma-Quitman-Panola-Tallahatchie-Lake-Obion-
Dyer-Lauderdale-Tipton-Shelby-
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, Tunica,
Senatobia, Clarksdale, Marks, Batesville, Charleston,
Tiptonville, Union City, Dyersburg, Ripley TN, Covington,
Bartlett, Germantown, Collierville, Memphis, and Millington
303 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

...WIND ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM
CDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS...south winds of 15 to 25 mph...with gusts 30 to 40 mph.

* TIMING...from 9 PM CDT Friday through 7 AM CDT Saturday.

* IMPACTS...High profile vehicles will find difficulty in
  driving...especially on east to west oriented highways. Loose
  outdoor furniture and items will be vulnerable to the wind.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 25 to 39 mph are
expected...or gusts will range between 40 AND 57 mph. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

PWB


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Memphis TN
943 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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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-
943 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 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 late this evening
and overnight for eastern Arkansas, the Missouri bootheel,
northwest Mississippi and portions of far west Tennessee.
Damaging winds and large hail will be possible with any storms
that reach severe limits. There is a secondary risk for a tornado,
and for localized flash flooding.

Winds will likely reach advisory criteria by mid to late evening,
ahead of an approaching line of thunderstorms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

There is a Slight Risk for severe thunderstorms Saturday over
a large portion of the Midsouth Saturday. Damaging winds and
large hail will be the main threats. Isolated tornadoes and
localized flash flooding will be a secondary threat. The most
likely location for a tornado will be across north Mississippi.

Severe thunderstorm chances will return Monday. Any storms that
reach severe limits on Monday could carry an enhanced potential
for producing large and damaging hail.

Another round of severe storms will be possible on Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed starting tonight and through the
upcoming week, in response to multiple severe weather episodes.

$$

JAB

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
905 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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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-
905 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Breezy conditions will be seen starting late this morning and
persisting through early this evening. Expect wind speeds of 15
to 25 mph...with gusts of 30 to 35 mph possible.

There will be increasing threat for strong to severe thunderstorms
this afternoon and into the overnight period. A line of thunderstorms
is expected to develop over eastern Texas and Oklahoma late this
morning and into the early afternoon hours...then move east into
the western part of Arkansas during the early to mid afternoon
hours. This line is then expected to reach central Arkansas by
late this afternoon and into the early evening hours...sweeping
through the remainder of the state late tonight. The line of
storms is expected to reach the Mississippi River early Saturday
morning.

Severe weather will be possible with any of these
thunderstorms...with damaging winds in excess of 60 mph as the
most likely threat during this event. However...there remains a
possibility of large hail and even a few tornadoes. The greatest
threat for seeing severe weather will be across the southern and
southwest sections of the state late this afternoon and into the
evening hours...but all areas of Arkansas could see some severe
weather through early Saturday morning. Some locally heavy
rainfall will also be possible...with an isolated flash flood
threat developing. The severe potential with this system will end
by day break Saturday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday Through Thursday

Unsettled weather will continue through the period with several
additional storm systems expected to move across the area. There
will be a chance for some severe weather over western Arkansas
late Sunday and Monday...and then statewide on Wednesday.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation may be needed this afternoon and tonight.

&&

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

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
529 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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Carroll-Montgomery-Webster-Washington-Humphreys-Holmes-Attala-
Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-Madison MS-Warren-Hinds-Rankin-Claiborne-
Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-
529 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Midday through this evening

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...Marginal
TIMING...Late tonight

Sustained south to southeast winds of 15 to 25 mph are expected
from midday through evening with gusts up to 35 mph possible.

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Isolated severe thunderstorms are possible late tonight with the
main risks being damaging wind gusts and hail.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Severe thunderstorms will be possible on Saturday from mid morning
through early evening. The main risks with any severe
thunderstorms on Saturday will be damaging winds and hail.

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Severe thunderstorms will again be possible, at least along and
north of the Interstate 20 corridor, on Monday. This potential
weather event is still several days away and the timing and
impacts will likely be adjusted in later forecasts.

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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 tonight
through Saturday and again Monday.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
529 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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Clay-Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Winston-Noxubee-Leake-Neshoba-
Scott-
529 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Midday through this evening

Sustained south to southeast winds of 15 to 25 mph are expected
from midday through evening with gusts up to 35 mph possible.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Severe thunderstorms will be possible on Saturday from mid morning
through early evening. The main risks with any severe
thunderstorms on Saturday will be damaging winds and hail.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image3.png)

Severe thunderstorms will again be possible, at least along and
north of the Interstate 20 corridor, on Monday. This potential
weather event is still several days away and the timing and
impacts will likely be adjusted in later forecasts.

(www.weather.gov/images/jan/graphicast/image4.png)

.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 Saturday
and Monday.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Paducah KY
438 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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100-107>112-114-250945-
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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-
438 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

There is a chance of thunderstorms late today and tonight. A few
strong to severe storms cannot be ruled out over southeast
Missouri tonight. The main hazards will be locally heavy rain and
dangerous lightning. A few isolated damaging wind gusts are
possible over southeast Missouri.

Winds will be gusty from the south this afternoon and evening.
Gusts from 30 to 40 mph are possible across our region.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Thunderstorms are likely on Saturday into Saturday evening.
Isolated severe storms cannot be ruled out on Saturday. Winds
will remain gusty from the south, possibly gusting over 30 mph
once again on Saturday.

There will be a chance of thunderstorms for much of next week,
except for Tuesday and Tuesday night. The main hazards with these
storms will be locally heavy rain and dangerous lightning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time. However,
spotters are encouraged to check updated severe weather outlooks
through this weekend.

$$

MY/JAP

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Springfield MO
415 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-250915-
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-
415 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Weather hazards expected...

  Elevated Hail risk.
  Elevated Thunderstorm wind damage risk.
  Significant Lightning risk.
  Limited Non thunderstorm wind risk.

DISCUSSION...

  Southerly wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph are expected across
  western Missouri and southeastern Kansas this morning and
  afternoon.

  A strong storm system approaching the Ozarks from the west will
  bring chances for strong to severe thunderstorms...mainly
  during the afternoon and evening hours. The strongest storms
  will be capable of producing wind gusts over 60 mph and hail to
  the size of quarters.

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

  Another storm system will push into the region late Sunday and
  into Monday bringing additional thunderstorm chances to the
  area.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

  Spotter activation may be needed later today and tonight for
  locations along and south of a line from Fort Scott Kansas to
  Lebanon to West Plains.

&&

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

$$

Terry

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
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