Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
405 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-035-036-048-049-058-MOZ113-115-
MSZ001>017-020>024-TNZ001>004-019>022-048>055-088>092-191115-
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-
405 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST ARKANSAS...
THE MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...NORTH MISSISSIPPI...AND WEST TENNESSEE.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. A FEW
INCHES OF RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN LOCALIZED AREAS AND WITH
RECENT WET CONDITIONS...MUCH OF THIS RAINFALL WILL BECOME RUNOFF
CREATING ADDITIONAL RISES ON AREA STREAMS AND RIVERS. IN
ADDITION...POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BECOME
SUSCEPTIBLE TO FLOODING. A FLOOD WATCH MAY BE NEEDED LATER TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THERE IS AN ENHANCED RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS EASTERN
ARKANSAS AND NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI...WITH A SLIGHT RISK FOR SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE MID SOUTH SUNDAY AND
SUNDAY NIGHT.

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD DEVELOP SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING ACROSS THE ENHANCED RISK AREA AND SPREAD
EASTWARD SUNDAY NIGHT. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL
TO BECOME SEVERE AND PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS AND LARGE HAIL. AN
ISOLATED TORNADO WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY WITH ANY
SUPERCELL THUNDERSTORM THAT DEVELOPS SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS THE
THREAT FOR FLOODING AND SEVERE WEATHER INCREASES.

$$

JLH



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