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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
940 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-240345-
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-
940 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

AREAS OF FOG MAY IMPACT THE UPPER TEXAS COAST TONIGHT INTO EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING...WITH VISIBILITIES IN SOME AREAS APPROACHING ONE
QUARTER MILE OR LESS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTHEAST TEXAS ON TUESDAY.
IT WILL TURN BREEZY AND COLDER BEHIND THE FRONT...AND WIND
ADVISORIES MAY BE NEEDED ALONG THE COAST BEHIND THE COLD FRONT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
747 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-023>026-MSZ018-019-025>030-032>037-
040>043-047-053-240200-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-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-WARREN-CLAIBORNE-
747 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

FOG
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

PATCHY DENSE FOG CAPABLE OF REDUCING VISIBILITIES DOWN TO A QUARTER
MILE OR LESS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=3)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.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 SUNDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
747 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

MSZ031-038-039-044>046-048>052-054>056-059>061-240200-
LOWNDES-WINSTON-NOXUBEE-LEAKE-NESHOBA-KEMPER-HINDS-RANKIN-SCOTT-
NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-COPIAH-SIMPSON-SMITH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-
FRANKLIN MS-
747 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MISSISSIPPI...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI...
AND SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

FOG
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TUESDAY

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TUESDAY

THERE IS A LIMITED RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ON TUESDAY. LARGE
HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS AND TORNADOES ARE POSSIBLE.

IN ADDITION...PATCHY DENSE FOG CAPABLE OF REDUCING VISIBILITIES DOWN
TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=2)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.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 TUESDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
635 PM CST MON DEC 22 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>082-231245-
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-
635 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT. ORGANIZED SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT ANTICIPATED THOUGH ONE OR TWO MAY BECOME
STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE OVERNIGHT. ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT
DEVELOP WILL HAVE SOME POTENTIAL TO BECOME SEVERE...WITH DAMAGING
WINDS GUSTS AND ISOLATED TORNADOES BEING THE PRIMARY THREATS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THE THREAT OF SEVERE WEATHER WILL INCREASE AFTER SUNRISE ON
TUESDAY. THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY
AND TUESDAY NIGHT. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP DURING
THE AFTERNOON HOURS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL AND
DAMAGING WIND GUSTS OVER AREAS GENERALLY WEST OF I-55 CORRIDOR.
MORE ORGANIZED STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS AND A POSSIBLE SQUALL LINE
CAN THEN BE EXPECTED IN THE LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
HOURS. THIS TIME PERIOD COULD SEE DAMAGING WIND GUSTS UP TO 65
MPH...ISOLATED TORNADOES AND SOME LARGE HAIL. THE THREAT OF SEVERE
WEATHER WILL END FROM WEST TO EAST WITH COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE
AROUND MIDNIGHT.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES MAY BE NEEDED TUESDAY AFTERNOON OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS FOR STRONG ONSHORE FLOW. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES
WILL BE REQUIRED AND POSSIBLY GALE WARNINGS FOR PORTIONS OF THE
COASTAL WATERS LATE TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY FOR STRONG
NORTHERLY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT NEEDED TODAY.
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED TUESDAY FROM NOON
THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
455 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-231100-
ADAIR OK-BENTON AR-CARROLL AR-CHEROKEE OK-CHOCTAW OK-CRAIG OK-
CRAWFORD AR-CREEK OK-DELAWARE OK-FRANKLIN AR-HASKELL OK-LATIMER OK-
LE FLORE OK-MADISON AR-MAYES OK-MCINTOSH OK-MUSKOGEE OK-NOWATA OK-
OKFUSKEE OK-OKMULGEE OK-OSAGE OK-OTTAWA OK-PAWNEE OK-PITTSBURG OK-
PUSHMATAHA OK-ROGERS OK-SEBASTIAN AR-SEQUOYAH OK-TULSA OK-WAGONER OK-
WASHINGTON OK-WASHINGTON AR-
455 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST AND WEST CENTRAL ARKANSAS AS WELL AS
MUCH OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.
NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION NOT EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL.
SATURDAY...WINTER WEATHER POTENTIAL.
SUNDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
SNOW CONTINUES TO LOOK POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST
OKLAHOMA AND FAR NORTHWEST ARKANSAS FROM TUESDAY NIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY. AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM CURRENTLY PUSHING
INTO THE PLAINS IS FORECAST TO MOVE ACROSS THE REGION TUESDAY
NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION STARTING OUT AS RAIN TUESDAY EVENING AND TRANSITION
TO SNOW LATE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY TO BE POSSIBLE. AT THIS
TIME...ONLY MINOR ACCUMULATIONS AND IMPACTS ARE ANTICIPATED...THOUGH
ANYONE WITH TRAVEL PLAINS DURING THIS TIME FRAME SHOULD CONTINUE
TO MONITOR LATEST FORECASTS.

SOUTHERLY WINDS AND WARMER TEMPERATURES RETURN TO THE REGION
DURING THE SECOND HALF OF THE WEEK. GUSTY WINDS THURSDAY INTO
FRIDAY WILL BRING INCREASING FIRE SPREAD POTENTIAL ACROSS OVER
PARTS OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS. CHANCES FOR
PRECIPITATION LOOK TO BECOME POSSIBLE FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND AS
ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM AND COLD FRONT LOOKS TO
MOVE INTO THE PLAINS. DEPENDING ON SURFACE TEMPERATURES AND THE
TRACK OF THIS SYSTEM...SOME WINTRY WEATHER COULD BE POSSIBLE FOR
EASTERN OKLAHOMA AND NORTHWEST ARKANSAS SATURDAY.

WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/TULSA CONTAINS ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.
$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
400 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
231200-
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-
400 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO A FEW SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE REGION ON TUESDAY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED...WITH THE BEST CHANCE FOR STRONG
STORMS TO BE LOCATED IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA.

SOME FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED BY CHRISTMAS MORNING
ACROSS PARTS OF EAST TEXAS AND CENTRAL LOUISIANA.

BY SATURDAY...ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
956 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-230745-
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-STEPHENS-PALO PINTO-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-
ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-VAN ZANDT-RAINS-EASTLAND-ERATH-HOOD-SOMERVELL-
JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-COMANCHE-MILLS-HAMILTON-BOSQUE-HILL-
NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON-LAMPASAS-CORYELL-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-
LIMESTONE-LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
956 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

.NOW...
AN AREA OF MOSTLY LIGHT RAIN...OCCURRING WEST OF A MINERAL WELLS
TO NOCONA LINE AT 10 PM...WILL SPREAD EAST ALONG AND NORTH OF I-20
TO A SHERMAN TO MCKINNEY LINE BY 2 AM. ONLY LIGHT RAINFALL IS
EXPECTED WITH AMOUNTS GENERALLY SEVERAL HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH OVER
2 OR 3 HOURS.


$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
924 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ARZ061-072-073-LAZ004>006-013-014-230530-
NEVADA-COLUMBIA-UNION AR-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-UNION LA-JACKSON-
OUACHITA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESCOTT...MAGNOLIA...EL DORADO...
HOMER...RUSTON...FARMERVILLE...JONESBORO...MONROE
924 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

.NOW...
PATCHY FOG HAS DEVELOPED THIS EVENING OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHCENTRAL
ARKANSAS AND NORTHCENTRAL LOUISIANA. THE FOG MAY GROW DENSE AS THE
NIGHT WEARS ON...WITH VISIBILITIES REDUCED TO BELOW ONE HALF OF A
MILE AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY EAST OF A PRESCOTT TO MAGNOLIA ARKANSAS
LINE. MOTORISTS DRIVING THIS EVENING SHOULD USE LOW BEAM
HEADLIGHTS...SLOW DOWN...AND ALLOW FOR EXTRA DRIVING TIME.

$$

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