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Flood Warning


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1029 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

TXC159-343-387-449-161529-
/O.EXT.KSHV.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-140417T0217Z/
/TLCT2.1.ER.140415T0352Z.140415T1800Z.140416T0817Z.NO/
1029 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL WEDNESDAY EVENING...THE FLOOD WARNING
CONTINUES FOR
  THE SULPHUR RIVER BELOW TALCO TEXAS.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 1015 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 22.0 FEET THIS
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON.  THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 20.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR LOWLAND FLOODING OF THE HEAVILY
  WOODED FLOODPLAIN.  RANCHERS THAT MAY HAVE CATTLE AND EQUIPMENT IN
  THE RIVER BOTTOMS SHOULD MOVE THEM TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3342 9530 3340 9481 3328 9465 3327 9466 3336 9530

$$


Freeze Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1004 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
LOUISIANA...FOR SOUTH ARKANSAS AND FOR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...

ARZ050-051-060-061-072-073-LAZ004>006-013-014-019>022-OKZ077-
161400-
/O.CON.KSHV.FZ.W.0003.140416T0800Z-140416T1400Z/
SEVIER-HOWARD-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-COLUMBIA-UNION AR-CLAIBORNE-
LINCOLN-UNION LA-JACKSON-OUACHITA-WINN-GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-
MCCURTAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE QUEEN...NASHVILLE...HOPE...
PRESCOTT...MAGNOLIA...EL DORADO...HOMER...RUSTON...FARMERVILLE...
JONESBORO...MONROE...WINNFIELD...COLFAX...COLUMBIA...JENA...
IDABEL
1004 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 AM CDT
WEDNESDAY...

* EVENT...MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS MAY ALLOW OVERNIGHT
  LOWS TO FALL INTO THE LOWER 30S ACROSS THE WARNING AREA. PATCHY
  FROST MAY ALSO DEVELOP IN THE PRE DAWN HOURS.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES COULD REACH THE FREEZING MARK BEFORE
  DAYBREAK AND WILL QUICKLY RISE ABOVE FREEZING BY 9 AM.

* IMPACT...FREEZING TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT PATCHY FROST COULD
  CAUSE DAMAGE TO TENDER AND UNPROTECTED VEGETATION MAINLY IN LOW
  LYING AND RURAL AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS FREEZING OR SOME SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES
ARE IMMINENT OR STILL SOMEWHAT LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS COULD
DAMAGE OR KILL NEW CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

24


Fire Weather Watch


URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
951 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF OKLAHOMA
AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO
EARLY EVENING...

OKZ007-008-011>013-015-017>019-023-024-038-044-161100-
/O.EXA.KOUN.FW.A.0021.140416T1800Z-140417T0100Z/
GRANT-KAY-MAJOR-GARFIELD-NOBLE-DEWEY-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-
CADDO-CANADIAN-COMANCHE-COTTON-
951 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR PARTS
OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN OKLAHOMA...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORMAN HAS ISSUED A FIRE WEATHER
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* TIMING...1 PM TO 8 PM.

* WIND...SOUTH 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 40 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...15 TO 20 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURE...67 TO 73.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MONITOR WEATHER FORECASTS AND INFORMATION FOR POSSIBLE UPGRADES
TO THIS WATCH.

&&

$$

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
951 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF OKLAHOMA
AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO
EARLY EVENING...

OKZ014-016-021-022-033>037-TXZ083>089-161100-
/O.CON.KOUN.FW.A.0021.140416T1800Z-140417T0100Z/
ROGER MILLS-CUSTER-BECKHAM-WASHITA-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-HARDEMAN-FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-
951 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY FOR
PARTS OF WESTERN OKLAHOMA AND WESTERN NORTH TEXAS...

* TIMING...1 PM TO 8 PM.

* WIND...SOUTH 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR 40 MPH.

* HUMIDITY...10 TO 20 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURE...68 TO 78.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP WILL LIKELY SPREAD RAPIDLY.
  OUTDOOR BURNING IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MONITOR WEATHER FORECASTS AND INFORMATION FOR POSSIBLE UPGRADES
TO THIS WATCH.

&&

$$

MBS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TULSA OK
458 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-161000-
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-
457 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

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

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

DISCUSSION...
THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR FROST LATE TONIGHT ACROSS WESTERN ARKANSAS
AND PARTS OF SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA TO AROUND THE FREEZING MARK.

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

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.
WEDNESDAY...VERY HIGH FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL...HIGH WIND POTENTIAL.
THURSDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.
FRIDAY...NO HAZARDS.
SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...THUNDERSTORM POTENTIAL.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTH WINDS WILL DEVELOP WEDNESDAY AHEAD OF AN
APPROACHING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM...WHICH WILL LEAD TO AN ELEVATED
FIRE THREAT MAINLY IN AREAS ALONG AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 44. THE
SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE PLAINS THURSDAY AND BRING A GOOD CHANCE
FOR RAIN. THUNDERSTORM CHANCES RETURN THIS WEEKEND AS THE NEXT
SYSTEM APPROACHES.

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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1145 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
161100-
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-
1145 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
LOUISIANA...SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...WEST
CENTRAL LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

...A FREEZE WARNING AND A FROST ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS
OF CENTRAL LOUISIANA TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.DAY ONE...REST OF TODAY AND TONIGHT

A COLD HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION TODAY.
STRONG AND GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE DURING THE
AFTERNOON HOURS. UNTIL THEN...SOME LOOSE YARD ITEMS WILL BE BLOWN
AROUND AND SOME HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES WILL HAVE TRAVEL
DIFFICULTIES ON EAST-WEST ROADS.

THE HIGH WILL SETTLE OVER THE REGION TONIGHT WITH LIGHT WINDS AND
CLEAR SKIES EXPECTED. THIS WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO FALL TO
RECORD LOWS AT MANY LOCATIONS. SOME FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL BE
LIKELY ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL LOUISIANA...ROUGHLY NORTHEAST OF A
LEESVILLE TO OPELOUSAS LINE. WITH SPRING PLANTING
UNDERWAY...PRECAUTIONS WILL NEED TO BE TAKEN IN THESE AREAS TO
PROTECT TENDER VEGETATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

A GRADUALLY WARMING TREND WILL TAKE PLACE WITH RAIN CHANCES
ENTERING THE FORECAST ON THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1138 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-161645-
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
COLUMBIA-UNION AR-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-
UNION LA-DE SOTO-RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE LA-
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-SABINE TX-
1138 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

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...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE BEGINNING LATE THURSDAY AFTERNOON
ACROSS EAST TEXAS AND ACROSS THE ENTIRE FOUR STATE REGION THURSDAY
NIGHT AND INTO FRIDAY. MORE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM
LATE SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY. NO ORGANIZED HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS
EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS...AND STORM SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

VII

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