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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
550 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-311100-
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
COLUMBIA-UNION-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-DE SOTO-
RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE-NATCHITOCHES-WINN-
GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-MCCURTAIN-BOWIE-FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-
MORRIS-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-HARRISON-CHEROKEE-RUSK-
PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-
550 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ARKANSAS...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...EAST TEXAS AND
NORTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

VERY HOT CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE REGION AGAIN TODAY...WITH
HEAT INDEX VALUES CLIMBING TO BETWEEN 104 AND 109 DEGREES ACROSS
MUCH OF THE AREA. SOME AREAS ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA WILL
SEE EVEN HIGHER HEAT INDICES...WITH VALUES RANGING BETWEEN 110 AND
115. THEREFORE...AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR
PORTIONS OF THE AREA...WITH HEAT ADVISORIES ELSEWHERE...IN EFFECT
THROUGH THIS EVENING. THERE IS ALSO A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND
EVENING THUNDERSTORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...

A MINOR COOL DOWN WILL DEVELOP...AS SOME DRIER AIR MOVES INTO THE
REGION FOR FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. HOWEVER...HOT CONDITIONS WILL
CONTINUE TO PREVAIL ACROSS THE REGION...WITH EVEN WARMER
CONDITIONS REDEVELOPING FOR SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGERS...SKYWARN NETWORKS...AND AMATEUR
RADIO OPERATORS...WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

PALMER




Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
415 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNINGS NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM THIS EVENING
FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
...HEAT ADVISORIES REMAIN IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.HOT CONDITIONS WITH DANGEROUS HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PERSIST...AS
HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS ANCHORED OVER THE REGION.

ARZ050-051-059>061-070-071-OKZ077-TXZ096-097-108>110-112-124>126-
136-138-149-301715-
/O.NEW.KSHV.HT.Y.0008.150730T0915Z-150731T0000Z/
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
MCCURTAIN-RED RIVER-BOWIE-FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-
MARION-SMITH-HARRISON-CHEROKEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE QUEEN...NASHVILLE...
MINERAL SPRINGS...DIERKS...ASHDOWN...HOPE...PRESCOTT...
TEXARKANA...STAMPS...LEWISVILLE...BRADLEY...IDABEL...BROKEN BOW...
CLARKSVILLE...BOGATA...MOUNT VERNON...MOUNT PLEASANT...
PITTSBURG...ATLANTA...LINDEN...HUGHES SPRINGS...QUEEN CITY...
MINEOLA...WINNSBORO...QUITMAN...HAWKINS...GILMER...BIG SANDY...
JEFFERSON...TYLER...MARSHALL...JACKSONVILLE...RUSK
415 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* EVENT...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL RANGE BETWEEN 105 TO 110 DEGREES
  TODAY DUE TO HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH RELATIVE HUMIDITY
  VALUES.

* TIMING...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL BE IN EXCESS OF 105 DEGREES
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACT...THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
  VALUES WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH
  HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE.

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.

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.

&&

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