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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
530 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

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097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-171030-
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-
530 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for our Four-State area of southern
Arkansas, northern Louisiana, eastern Texas and southeast Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the Heat Advisory.

This little mid July heat wave continues with mostly sunny to partly
cloudy skies today with mid to upper 90s. The southerly winds will
keep the humidity in the mix with Heat Index calculations back in the
danger zone from 105 up to 110 this afternoon. Otherwise, quiet
conditions will prevail today and overnight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Scattered showers and thunderstorm will become possible late on
Wednesday and continue dropping southward overnight into our Four-State
area with another cool front. Thursday will be the cooler and wetter
day with scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms sweeping
southward. Chances for rainfall will decrease for a good bit for
Friday, but return for this weekend with a weak upper low settling
across the Red River Valley.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
507 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

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103-112-113-121>123-130-137-138-140-141-203-212-213-221>223-230-
237-238-240-241-313-340-341-171000-
Marion-Baxter-Fulton-Sharp-Randolph-Stone-Izard-Independence-
Lawrence-Cleburne-Jackson-Conway-Faulkner-White-Woodruff-Perry-
Garland-Saline-Pulaski-Lonoke-Prairie-Monroe-Pike-Clark-
Hot Spring-Grant-Jefferson-Arkansas-Dallas-Cleveland-Lincoln-
Desha-Ouachita-Calhoun-Bradley-Drew-Boone County Except Southwest-
Newton County Higher Elevations-Searcy County Lower Elevations-
Southern Johnson County-Southern Pope County-
Southeast Van Buren County-Western and Northern Logan County-
Northern Scott County-Northwest Yell County-
Polk County Lower Elevations-
Central and Eastern Montgomery County-
Boone County Higher Elevations-Newton County Lower Elevations-
Northwest Searcy County Higher Elevations-
Johnson County Higher Elevations-Pope County Higher Elevations-
Van Buren County Higher Elevations-
Southern and Eastern Logan County-
Central and Southern Scott County-Yell Excluding Northwest-
Northern Polk County Higher Elevations-
Northern Montgomery County Higher Elevations-
Eastern, Central, and Southern Searcy County Higher Elevations-
Southeast Polk County Higher Elevations-
Southwest Montgomery County Higher Elevations-
507 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Heat index values of 105 degrees to in excess of 110 degrees are
expected again this afternoon over most of the forecast area. In
addition to hazardous heat, increasing chances for thunderstorms
are expected across northern Arkansas later this evening, a few
of which may become strong to briefly severe. Main hazards with
thunderstorms will be isolated large hail and damaging wind gusts.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Showers and thunderstorms will remain in the forecast Wednesday
and Thursday, along and ahead of the slow moving cold front. While
organized severe weather is not expected, heavy downpours could
lead to localized flash flooding.

Drier and cooler weather will return later in the week.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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Visit NWS Little Rock on the web. Go to http://weather.gov/lzk.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
451 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

ARZ001-002-010-011-019-020-029-OKZ049-053>076-171000-
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-
451 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Primarily along and north of Interstate 40.
ONSET...Late afternoon.

HEAVY RAIN.
RISK...Limited.
AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and far Northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...Evening.

DANGEROUS HEAT.
RISK...Significant.
AREA...Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...Afternoon.

DISCUSSION...
Scattered thunderstorms are ongoing early this morning
across northeast Oklahoma and these storms may persist
into early afternoon while slowly spreading eastward.
Additional storms are possible by late afternoon across
northeast Oklahoma and far northwest Arkansas. These
storms would have risk of locally damaging winds.
Overnight the coverage of thunderstorms is expected to
increase along and north of Interstate 40. A few strong
to severe storms are possible along with locally heavy
rainfall. Additionally, hot and humid conditions will
continue this afternoon with afternoon heat index
values of 105 to 110 degrees.

SPOTTER AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ACTION STATEMENT...
Local Spotter Activation May Be Needed.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.
WEDNESDAY...Thunderstorm Potential...Heavy Rain Potential.
THURSDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
FRIDAY...No Hazards.
SATURDAY through MONDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.

EXTENDED DISCUSSION...
Showers and thunderstorms are likely to be ongoing
early Wednesday as they spread southward as a cold front
moves into the region. Thunderstorms may persist across
far southeast Oklahoma into Thursday, otherwise much
cooler temperatures are expected behind the passing cold
front. The weather pattern over the weekend into
early next week will become favorable for daily
thunderstorm chances and temperatures below normal
for mid July.

weather.gov/tulsa contains additional information.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
355 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

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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-
355 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for North and Central Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.
Dangerous heat will persist today with many locations topping 100
degrees. Even where temperatures peak in the 90s, triple-digit heat
index values are likely.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.
The heat will continue into Wednesday when heat index values will
again reach the triple digits.

Storm chances return Wednesday and Thursday as a rare summer cold
front enters the region. The overall severe threat will be low, but a
few storms could be accompanied by frequent lightning and strong
gusty winds.

An unsettled pattern will maintain daily storm chances into next
week. Severe weather is unlikely Friday through Monday, but heavy
rainfall will be possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Norman OK
309 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

OKZ004>048-050>052-TXZ083>090-170815-
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-
309 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2024

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of northern...
western...central...and southern Oklahoma...and western north
Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight...

.Thunderstorms...
Thunderstorms will be possible in multiple rounds today. They will
be likeliest this morning across northern and western Oklahoma,
this afternoon across central Oklahoma, and tonight across
northern Oklahoma. Storms this afternoon, evening, and tonight
will have the potential for severe weather, including wind gusts
up to 70 mph, as well as heavy rainfall.

.Heat...
Air temperatures in excess of 105 will be possible in parts of
western north Texas and southwest Oklahoma. Heat indices across
much of the area will be between 105 and 110 this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday...

.Thunderstorms...
Thunderstorms will be possible at times throughout the upcoming
week. The likeliest windows will be Wednesday through Thursday
morning across southern Oklahoma and western north Texas, and then
again on Saturday across much of the area.

Get graphics and more details at weather.gov/norman...and follow
our weather forecast office on Twitter and Facebook.

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