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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
351 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

OKZ014>019-021>031-033>042-044>047-050-051-TXZ083>090-240500-
/O.EXT.KOUN.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-140726T0000Z/
ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-BECKHAM-WASHITA-
CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-CLEVELAND-
POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-TILLMAN-COMANCHE-
STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COTTON-JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-
LOVE-MARSHALL-HARDEMAN-FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-
CLAY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHEYENNE...TALOGA...WEATHERFORD...
CLINTON...WATONGA...KINGFISHER...GUTHRIE...ELK CITY...SAYRE...
CORDELL...ANADARKO...YUKON...EL RENO...MUSTANG...OKLAHOMA CITY...
CHANDLER...CHICKASHA...PURCELL...NORMAN...MOORE...SHAWNEE...
SEMINOLE...HOLLIS...MANGUM...HOBART...ALTUS...FREDERICK...
LAWTON...DUNCAN...PAULS VALLEY...SULPHUR...ADA...WALTERS...
WAURIKA...ARDMORE...TISHOMINGO...MARIETTA...MADILL...QUANAH...
CHILLICOTHE...CROWELL...VERNON...WICHITA FALLS...MUNDAY...
KNOX CITY...SEYMOUR...ARCHER CITY...HOLLIDAY...LAKESIDE CITY...
HENRIETTA
351 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* TEMPERATURE... AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES AROUND 105 DEGREES
  ARE EXPECTED AGAIN THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS... THOSE EXPOSED TO THE EXTREME HEAT OVER A PROLONGED
  PERIOD MAY DEVELOP HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES.

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.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK... THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$

JTK/KB

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
234 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT ACROSS MUCH OF NORTH TEXAS FROM NOON
THURSDAY UNTIL 9 PM FRIDAY...

.WELL-ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED OVER THE NEXT 48
HOURS DUE TO A STRENGTHENING MID AND UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE...CURRENTLY SITUATED JUST WEST OF THE REGION. HIGH
TEMPERATURES FROM NEAR 100 TO 105 DEGREES COMBINED WITH LIGHT
WINDS AND HIGH DEWPOINT VALUES WILL LEAD TO HEAT INDICES IN THE
105 TO 108 DEGREE RANGE DURING PEAK HEATING THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.
AREAS GENERALLY EAST OF A LINE FROM GRAHAM TO KILLEEN WILL BE
INCLUDED IN THE ADVISORY.

TXZ091>095-100>107-117>123-131>135-144>148-158>162-174-175-240345-
/O.NEW.KFWD.HT.Y.0001.140724T1700Z-140726T0300Z/
MONTAGUE-COOKE-GRAYSON-FANNIN-LAMAR-YOUNG-JACK-WISE-DENTON-COLLIN-
HUNT-DELTA-HOPKINS-PARKER-TARRANT-DALLAS-ROCKWALL-KAUFMAN-
VAN ZANDT-RAINS-HOOD-SOMERVELL-JOHNSON-ELLIS-HENDERSON-BOSQUE-
HILL-NAVARRO-FREESTONE-ANDERSON-BELL-MCLENNAN-FALLS-LIMESTONE-
LEON-MILAM-ROBERTSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOWIE...NOCONA...GAINESVILLE...
SHERMAN...DENISON...BONHAM...PARIS...GRAHAM...OLNEY...JACKSBORO...
DECATUR...BRIDGEPORT...DENTON...LEWISVILLE...FLOWER MOUND...
THE COLONY...PLANO...GREENVILLE...COMMERCE...COOPER...
SULPHUR SPRINGS...WEATHERFORD...BRIAR...FORT WORTH...ARLINGTON...
DALLAS...ROCKWALL...TERRELL...KAUFMAN...FORNEY...WILLS POINT...
CANTON...GRAND SALINE...VAN...EDGEWOOD...EMORY...POINT...
EAST TAWAKONI...GRANBURY...OAK TRAIL SHORES...GLEN ROSE...
CLEBURNE...BURLESON...WAXAHACHIE...ENNIS...MIDLOTHIAN...
GLENN HEIGHTS...ATHENS...GUN BARREL CITY...CLIFTON...MERIDIAN...
VALLEY MILLS...HILLSBORO...CORSICANA...TEAGUE...FAIRFIELD...
PALESTINE...KILLEEN...TEMPLE...FORT HOOD...WACO...MARLIN...
MEXIA...GROESBECK...BUFFALO...CENTERVILLE...JEWETT...OAKWOOD...
CAMERON...ROCKDALE...HEARNE...FRANKLIN...CALVERT
234 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO 10 PM CDT
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FORT WORTH HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO 10 PM CDT
FRIDAY.

* LOCATION...ALL AREAS ALONG AND EAST OF A LINE FROM GRAHAM TO
  KILLEEN...INCLUDING THE SHERMAN...DALLAS FORT
  WORTH...WACO...TEMPLE AND KILLEEN AREAS.

* TEMPERATURE...HIGH TEMPERATURES FROM AROUND 100 TO 105 DEGREES
  WITH HEAT INDEX READINGS REACHING THE 105 TO 108 DEGREE RANGE.

* IMPACTS...THOSE EXPOSED TO THE EXTREME HEAT OVER A PROLONGED
  PERIOD MAY DEVELOP HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE
EXPECTED TO MEET OR EXCEED 105 DEGREES FOR AT LEAST TWO
CONSECUTIVE DAYS.

BE SURE TO CHECK ON PERSONS WITH HEALTH PROBLEMS AND THE
ELDERLY...AS THEY ARE THE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO HEAT EXHAUSTION AND
HEAT STROKE. NEVER LEAVE YOUNG CHILDREN OR PETS IN AN ENCLOSED
VEHICLE...EVEN FOR A SHORT TIME...AS TEMPERATURES CAN QUICKLY
RISE TO LIFE THREATENING LEVELS.

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.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY - CALL 911.

&&

$$


Air Quality Alert


OKZ019-024>026-028>030-242300-
LOGAN-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-MCCLAIN-CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GUTHRIE...YUKON...EL RENO...MUSTANG...
OKLAHOMA CITY...CHANDLER...PURCELL...NORMAN...MOORE...SHAWNEE
143 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM TO 7 PM CDT THURSDAY...

THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT WAS ISSUED BY THE OKLAHOMA DEPARTMENT OF
ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY.

AN AIR QUALITY ALERT FOR OZONE HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THURSDAY
JULY 24...FOR THE OKLAHOMA CITY METROPOLITAN AREA DUE TO
EXPECTED HIGH CONCENTRATIONS OF OZONE.

PERSONS WITH EXISTING HEART OR RESPIRATORY AILMENTS SHOULD REDUCE
PHYSICAL EXERTION AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITY.

THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS ENCOURAGED TO HELP ALLEVIATE THE PROBLEM BY
REDUCING VEHICLE MILES TRAVELED BY RIDING THE BUS...CARPOOLING...OR
AVOIDING UNNECESSARY TRIPS.  THE PUBLIC IS ALSO ASKED TO AVOID
REFUELING DURING THE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS...AND TO
AVOID THE USE OF TWO CYCLE ENGINES SUCH AS LAWN MOWERS...
MOTORCYCLES...WEEDEATERS...AND OUTBOARD ENGINES. IT IS ALSO ADVISED
TO LIMIT OUTDOOR BURNING.

FOR HOURLY UPDATES ON CONCENTRATIONS AND POSSIBLE HEALTH
WARNINGS...TELEPHONE THE OKLAHOMA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL
QUALITY AT 405-702-4100. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON HEALTH
EFFECTS...CALL THE AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION OF OKLAHOMA AT
405-748-4674.

$$

TXZ102>105-117>121-131-133>135-242300-

AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE
TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
136 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...OZONE ACTION DAY...

THE TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY (TCEQ) HAS ISSUED
AN OZONE ACTION DAY FOR THE DALLAS-FORT WORTH AREA FOR THURSDAY,
JULY 24, 2014.

ATMOSPHERIC CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FAVORABLE FOR PRODUCING
HIGH LEVELS OF OZONE AIR POLLUTION IN THE DALLAS-FORT WORTH AREA
ON THURSDAY. YOU CAN HELP PREVENT OZONE POLLUTION BY SHARING A
RIDE, WALKING, RIDING A BICYCLE, TAKING YOUR LUNCH TO WORK,
AVOIDING DRIVE-THROUGH LANES, CONSERVING ENERGY, AND KEEPING YOUR
VEHICLE PROPERLY TUNED.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON OZONE:

OZONE: THE FACTS (WWW.TCEQ.TEXAS.GOV/GOTO/OZONEFACTS)

AIR NORTH TEXAS: (WWW.AIRNORTHTEXAS.ORG)

EPA AIR NOW
(WWW.AIRNOW.GOV/INDEX.CFM?ACTION.LOCAL_STATE&STATEID=45&TAB=0)

TAKE CARE OF TEXAS (WWW.TAKECAREOFTEXAS.ORG)

NORTH CENTRAL TEXAS COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS AIR QUALITY
(WWW.NCTCOG.ORG/TRANS/AIR/INDEX.ASP)

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
930 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-250230-
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-
930 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTH AND
CENTRAL TEXAS TONIGHT. A FEW THUNDERSTORMS COULD BE STRONG OR
MARGINALLY SEVERE WITH A THREAT OF DAMAGING WINDS...FREQUENT
LIGHTNING AND SOME HAIL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR MOST OF THE REGION THURSDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY. HEAT INDEX VALUES ON BOTH OF THE AFTERNOONS WILL
BE AT OR OVER 105 DEGREES.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THURSDAY AFTERNOON EAST
OF A LINE FROM BONHAM TO CORSICANA TO HEARNE.

ANOTHER CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE MONDAY AFTERNOON AND
TUESDAY ACROSS ALL OF NORTH TEXAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

LIMITED SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUESTED FOR ANY STRONG OR
MARGINALLY SEVERE THUNDERSTORM OVERNIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
338 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-241145-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
338 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES.

.DAY ONE...THROUGH TONIGHT.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING ACROSS THE OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLE AND THE FAR NORTHEAST TEXAS PANHANDLE. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
ARE NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

THUNDERSTORMS MAY FORM ACROSS MAINLY THE NORTHWEST SECTIONS OF THE
COMBINED PANHANDLES FRIDAY NIGHT...SATURDAY NIGHT...AND SUNDAY.
THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE ACROSS ALL OF THE PANHANDLES
SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. MOST STORMS WILL REMAIN BELOW SEVERE
LEVELS...BUT A FEW SEVERE STORMS CANNOT BE RULED OUT. GUSTY
WINDS...HAIL...AND HEAVY RAIN WILL BE THE MAIN HAZARDS.

HIGH TEMPERATURES MAY EXCEED 105 DEGREES ON FRIDAY IN PALO DURO
CANYON. A LOCAL HEAT ADVISORY MAY BE NEEDED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

COCKRELL

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1141 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-241745-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY WEST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
1141 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE
MOUNTAINS TODAY.  THE PLAINS SHOULD REMAIN GENERALLY DRY.

PRIMARY STORM THREATS WILL BE LIGHTNING...WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 50
MPH...AND SPOTTY HEAVY RAINFALL.  THE THREAT FOR SEVERE WEATHER IS
LOW TODAY DUE TO WEAK WIND SHEAR.

LIGHT STEERING WINDS WILL RESULT IN SLOW AND MEANDERING STORM
MOVEMENTS TODAY WHICH SHOULD KEEP THUNDERSTORMS MAIN OVER THE
MOUNTAINS. ANY STORMS WHICH FORM OVER AREA BURN SCARS COULD
RESULT IN LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP OVER AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS EACH
DAY...AND THE CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE FOR THE
SOUTHEAST PLAINS SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. THE MAIN RISKS WITH THE
STORMS THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY WILL BE LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS
TO 50 MPH AND SMALL HAIL. THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF HAIL AROUND
ONE INCH IN DIAMETER AND WIND GUSTS OVER 58 MPH ON THE PLAINS
SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL ALSO BE PROBABLE ACROSS THE EASTERN
MOUNTAINS INTO THE I-25 CORRIDOR AND SOUTHEAST PLAINS SUNDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY...THEREFORE THE AREA...AND ESPECIALLY BURN
SCARS...WILL BE MONITORED CLOSELY FOR POSSIBLE FLASH FLOODING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING IN AND NEAR AREA BURN SCARS.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
1158 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-241000-
HARPER-WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-ELLIS-WOODWARD-MAJOR-GARFIELD-
NOBLE-ROGER MILLS-DEWEY-CUSTER-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-LOGAN-PAYNE-
BECKHAM-WASHITA-CADDO-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-
CLEVELAND-POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-HARMON-GREER-KIOWA-JACKSON-
TILLMAN-COMANCHE-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-COTTON-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-HARDEMAN-
FOARD-WILBARGER-WICHITA-KNOX-BAYLOR-ARCHER-CLAY-
1158 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN...
WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND SOUTHERN OKLAHOMA...AND WESTERN NORTH
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.HEAT...
AFTERNOON HIGHS WILL RANGE FROM NEAR 90 TO AROUND 100 DEGREES...
COMBINED WITH HIGH HUMIDITIES... HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL CLIMB TO
NEAR 105 ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON. A HEAT ADVISORY
IS IN EFFECT TODAY. USE EXTRA CAUTION IF YOU ARE WORKING OR PLAYING
OUTDOORS TODAY. REMEMBER TO DRINK PLENTY OF WATER AND TAKE  FREQUENT
BREAKS. CHECK ON THE ELDERLY AND NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN IN CARS. BE
SURE LIVESTOCK AND PETS HAVE PLENTY OF WATER.

.THUNDERSTORMS...
THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE WEATHER ACROSS SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THE SLIGHT RISK AREA IS SOUTHEAST OF A LINE FROM
STROUD TO PURCELL TO DUNCAN TO WAURIKA. THE PRIMARY THREAT WILL BE DAMAGING
WINDS WITH A SECONDARY THREAT OF LARGE HAIL.

SCATTERED STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS EASTERN AND
PERHAPS CENTRAL OKLAHOMA THIS AFTERNOON AND MOVE TOWARDS THE SOUTH AND
SOUTHWEST. THESE THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP INTO A SMALL COMPLEX OF STORMS
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND DAMAGE. THESE STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DIMINISH OR
MOVE OUT OF THE AREA BY MID EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...

.HEAT...
AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL TOP OUT IN THE UPPER 90S TO LOWER
100S INTO THE WEEKEND. COMBINED WITH HIGH HUMIDITY... MAXIMUM
HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL RANGE FROM THE UPPER 90S TO AROUND 105
MOST DAYS. HEAT INDICES HOWEVER ON FRIDAY MAY BE HIGHER... WITH SOME
LOCATIONS CLIMBING IN EXCESS OF 110 DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.
REMEMBER TO PRACTICE GOOD HEAT SAFETY THIS WEEK.

.THUNDERSTORMS...
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM SUNDAY INTO TUESDAY AS A FRONT
MOVES SOUTH INTO THE AREA.

GET GRAPHICS AND MORE DETAILS AT WEATHER.GOV/NORMAN...AND FOLLOW
OUR WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON TWITTER AND FACEBOOK.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
520 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

NMZ501>540-241200-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
520 AM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE WESTERN
HALF OF NEW MEXICO TODAY AND THIS EVENING. SOME SLOW-MOVING STORMS
WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY
SHIFT TO THE NORTHERN TIER OF NEW MEXICO THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. AN
INCREASE IN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IS THEN EXPECTED
SATURDAY...SUNDAY...AND MONDAY...ESPECIALLY IN THE NORTHEASTERN
QUADRANT OF NEW MEXICO WHERE SOME STRONG STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT RAINFALL TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN ALBUQUERQUE AT 1.888.386.7637 OR VIA THE WEB AT
WEATHER.GOV/ABQ. SPOTTERS CAN ALSO SUBMIT WEATHER REPORTS AND
PHOTOS VIA OUR FACEBOOK PAGE OR TWITTER USING THE HASHTAG N M W X.

$$

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Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
936 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-240430-
ANDERSON-BELL-BOSQUE-COLLIN-COMANCHE-COOKE-CORYELL-DALLAS-DELTA-
DENTON-EASTLAND-ELLIS-ERATH-FALLS-FANNIN-FREESTONE-GRAYSON-HAMILTON-
HENDERSON-HILL-HOOD-HOPKINS-HUNT-JACK-JOHNSON-KAUFMAN-LAMAR-LAMPASAS-
LEON-LIMESTONE-MCLENNAN-MILAM-MILLS-MONTAGUE-NAVARRO-PALO PINTO-
PARKER-RAINS-ROBERTSON-ROCKWALL-SOMERVELL-STEPHENS-TARRANT-VAN ZANDT-
WISE-YOUNG-
936 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

.NOW...
A AREA OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS...BASICALLY EAST OF A BONHAM TO
FAIRFIELD LINE...WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE SOUTH AT 30 MPH
THROUGH MIDNIGHT. OTHER THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS WILL AFFECT
PORTIONS OF GRAYSON AND COLLIN COUNTIES AS WELL.  GUSTY WINDS UP
TO 35 MPH AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING ARE THE MAIN
THREATS. RAIN AMOUNTS THROUGH MIDNIGHT SHOULD NOT AVERAGE MORE THAN
1 INCH.

ELSEWHERE...IT WILL BE WARM AND STICKY AS TEMPERATURES REMAIN IN THE
80S.  EASTERLY WINDS OF 5 TO 10 SHOULD PROVIDE FOR SOME COOLING.
$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
801 PM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

NMZ503-510-512>516-527-528-240330-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CAPULIN...CHAMA...
DULCE...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...RATON...SPRINGER...RED RIVER...TAOS
801 PM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 930 PM...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO
DRIFT SLOWLY SOUTHWARD FROM COLORADO INTO THE FAR NORTHWEST
HIGHLANDS...SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS...AND SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.
SOME STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AT RATES
APPROACHING 1 INCH PER HOUR WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR MINOR FLOODING.
STRONGER CELLS WILL ALSO BE CAPABLE OF WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH WITH
SMALL HAIL AND CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING. LOCATIONS FAVORED FOR
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL INCLUDE THE VICINITY OF DULCE AND THE AREA FROM
VERMEJO PARK TO COSTILLA. ALTHOUGH HEAVY RAIN HAS STOPPED FROM
VERMEJO PARK TO RATON...HAZARDOUS RUNOFF MAY PERSIST IN SOME
LOCATIONS UNTIL MID EVENING.

$$

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