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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
500 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-037>047-052>057-062>069-241000-
ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CALHOUN-CLARK-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-
CONWAY-DALLAS-DESHA-DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GARLAND-GRANT-HOT SPRING-
INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-LONOKE-
MARION-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-NEWTON-OUACHITA-PERRY-PIKE-POLK-POPE-
PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SCOTT-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-YELL-
500 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR A LARGE PART OF ARKANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS OVER THE REGION. A
HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT TODAY FOR AREAS NORTH AND EAST OF A
BOONEVILLE...TO BENTON...TO WARREN LINE...INCLUDING THE LITTLE ROCK
AREA...WHERE HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL BE ABOVE 105 DEGREES THIS
AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

AS THE HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE REGION THROUGH THE BEGINNING
OF NEXT WEEK...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE. HEAT INDEX
VALUES WILL APPROACH 105 DEGREES. OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL ONLY FALL INTO
THE MID 70S...AND NOT OFFER MUCH RELIEF FROM THE HUMID CONDITIONS.
HEAT ADVISORIES WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE COMING DAYS...AS HEAT INDEX
VALUES MAY CLIMB ABOVE 105 DEGREES FOR A PROLONGED PERIOD DURING THE
AFTERNOON HOURS.

COOLER TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO THE STATE BY MID WEEK...AS THE
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WEAKENS. HIGHS FOR THE END OF NEXT WEEK WILL BE
IN THE MID 80S TO THE LOWER 90S.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

VISIT NWS LITTLE ROCK ON THE WEB. GO TO HTTP://WEATHER.GOV AND
CLICK ON CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

$$

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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LITTLE ROCK AR
347 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF ARKANSAS TODAY...

.HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL EXCEED 105 DEGREES TODAY ACROSS PARTS OF
NORTHERN...CENTRAL AND EASTERN ARKANSAS. TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN
THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 90S...AND COMBINED WITH HIGH HUMIDITY
LEVELS...WILL PRODUCE THE HIGH HEAT INDEX VALUES. A HEAT ADVISORY
MAY ALSO BE NEEDED ON SUNDAY FOR PARTS OF ARKANSAS.

ARZ003>007-012>016-021>025-030>034-038-039-043>047-055>057-
063>065-068-069-240000-
/O.NEW.KLZK.HT.Y.0001.140823T1800Z-140824T0000Z/
ARKANSAS-BAXTER-BOONE-BRADLEY-CLEBURNE-CLEVELAND-CONWAY-DESHA-
DREW-FAULKNER-FULTON-GRANT-INDEPENDENCE-IZARD-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-
JOHNSON-LINCOLN-LOGAN-LONOKE-MARION-MONROE-NEWTON-PERRY-POPE-
PRAIRIE-PULASKI-SALINE-SEARCY-SHARP-STONE-VAN BUREN-WHITE-
WOODRUFF-YELL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASH FLAT...AUGUSTA...BATESVILLE...
BEEBE...BENTON...BOONEVILLE...BRINKLEY...BRYANT...BULL SHOALS...
CABOT...CALICO ROCK...CAVE CITY...CLARENDON...CLARKSVILLE...
CLINTON...CONWAY...COTTON PLANT...DANVILLE...DARDANELLE...
DE VALLS BLUFF...DE WITT...DES ARC...DUMAS...FAIRFIELD BAY...
FLIPPIN...GOULD...HARDY...HARRISON...HAZEN...HEBER SPRINGS...
HORSESHOE BEND...JASPER...LESLIE...LITTLE ROCK...LONOKE...
MAMMOTH SPRING...MARSHALL...MCCRORY...MCGEHEE...MELBOURNE...
MONTICELLO...MORRILTON...MOUNTAIN HOME...MOUNTAIN VIEW...
NEWPORT...NORTH LITTLE ROCK...OLA...OXFORD...PARIS...PERRYVILLE...
PINE BLUFF...RUSSELLVILLE...SEARCY...SHERIDAN...STAR CITY...
STUTTGART...SUMMIT...VIOLA...WARREN...WESTERN GROVE...YELLVILLE
347 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LITTLE ROCK HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 PM
CDT THIS EVENING.

* EVENT...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL REACH 105 TO NEAR 110 DEGREES.

* AREAS AFFECTED...MUCH OF NORTHERN...CENTRAL AND EASTERN ARKANSAS.

* TIMING...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK BETWEEN 1 PM CDT TO 7 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
  WILL CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES ARE
  POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. WHEN POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY
MORNING OR EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION
AND HEAT STROKE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-
CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP ON
RELATIVES...NEIGHBORS AND OUT DOOR PETS.

&&

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