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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
550 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

TXZ229>234-239>247-302300-
LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-
JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COTULLA...CALLIHAM...CROSS...
LOMA ALTA...TILDEN...GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...
GOLIAD...VICTORIA...LAREDO...FREER...BENAVIDES...SAN DIEGO...
ALICE...ORANGE GROVE...KINGSVILLE...CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...
INGLESIDE...ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...MATHIS...ROCKPORT...REFUGIO...
WOODSBORO...PORT LAVACA
550 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED TODAY...

THE COMBINATION OF WARM TEMPERATURES AND HIGH DEWPOINTS WILL
PRODUCE HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES TODAY.  RESIDENTS
WITH OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES PLANNED ARE URGED TO DRINK PLENTY OF
WATER...WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LIGHT COLORED CLOTHING...AND TAKE
FREQUENT BREAKS FROM THE HEAT.  YOUNG CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD
NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.
THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE DURING WARM OR HOT WEATHER WHEN CAR
INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF MINUTES.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
604 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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-
604 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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...

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE AREAWIDE
TODAY AND INTO TONIGHT ALTHOUGH THE BEST CHANCES FOR RAIN SHOULD
BE OVER SOUTHERN ARKANSAS AND NORTHERN LOUISIANA. HEAVY
DOWNPOURS...GUSTY WINDS...AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THE STRONGER STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY MAINLY OVER LOUISIANA AND SOUTHERN ARKANSAS. GUSTY
WINDS...BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL...AND DANGEROUS CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE STRONGER STORMS.

RAIN CHANCES WILL GRADUALLY DECREASE THROUGH THE UPCOMING WORK
WEEK AND TEMPERATURES WILL CLIMB INTO THE UPPER 90S TO NEAR 100
DEGREES BY THE EARLY TO MIDDLE PORTIONS OF THE WEEK. IN
ADDITION...HEAT INDEX VALUES MAY APPROACH OR EXCEED 105 DEGREES
EACH AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
534 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

GMZ230-235-250-255-270-275-311045-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS-
BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT OCONNOR-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT
20 NM-WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
534 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE MIDDLE TEXAS COASTAL
WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY AND AGAIN
ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED AT
THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
534 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

TXZ229>234-239>247-311045-
LA SALLE-MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-WEBB-DUVAL-
JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-ARANSAS-REFUGIO-CALHOUN-
534 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED
THIS AFTERNOON.

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE. SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES BETWEEN 105 AND 109 DEGREES WILL BE POSSIBLE
ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTH TEXAS NEARLY EACH AFTERNOON.

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE SUNDAY AND AGAIN
ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT EXPECTED AT
THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
511 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

TXZ171>173-183>194-202>209-217>225-228-311015-
LLANO-BURNET-WILLIAMSON-VAL VERDE-EDWARDS-REAL-KERR-BANDERA-
GILLESPIE-KENDALL-BLANCO-HAYS-TRAVIS-BASTROP-LEE-KINNEY-UVALDE-
MEDINA-BEXAR-COMAL-GUADALUPE-CALDWELL-FAYETTE-MAVERICK-ZAVALA-
FRIO-ATASCOSA-WILSON-KARNES-GONZALES-DE WITT-LAVACA-DIMMIT-
511 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ELEVATED AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES OF 105 TO 107 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED
FOR A FEW HOURS THIS AFTERNOON OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
TEXAS ALONG EAST OF I-35.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

BRIEF ELEVATED AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES OF 104 TO 107 DEGREES ARE
EXPECTED AGAIN SUNDAY AFTERNOON OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
TEXAS ALONG EAST OF I-35.

HEAT INDICES EAST OF I-35 COULD INCREASE FURTHER FROM MONDAY
THROUGH FRIDAY...WITH A FEW READINGS AROUND 108 POSSIBLE. LOCATIONS
ALONG THE I-35 CORRIDOR SHOULD CONTINUE TO SEE SPOTTY HEAT INDEX
READINGS IN THE 104 TO 107 DEGREE RANGE FOR A FEW HOURS.

ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
EDWARDS PLATEAU AND RIO GRANDE PLAINS MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...
WHEN LOWER AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES AND MARGINAL WIND
GUSTS OCCUR. THE GREATEST THREAT WILL BE OVER AREAS THAT DID NOT
RECEIVE MUCH RAINFALL OVER THE PAST WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
427 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-310930-
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WHARTON-
427 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE TODAY MAINLY
ALONG THE COAST SOUTH OF I-10. BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL...LIGHTNING
AND GUSTY WINDS WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS AND STORMS SHOULD NOT
REACH SEVERE LEVELS.

ELEVATED HEAT INDEX VALUES 100 TO 107 ARE POSSIBLE LATE MORNING
THROUGH EARLY EVENING ACROSS SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

ELEVATED HEAT INDEX VALUES 100 TO 107 ARE POSSIBLE LATE MORNING
THROUGH EARLY EVENING ACROSS SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
409 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

GMZ435-450-452-455-470-472-475-310915-
VERMILION BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
409 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF GULF OF MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED EARLY THIS
MORNING AND LATE TONIGHT OVER THE GULF. A FEW STORMS MAY MAY
PRODUCE FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS...BUT MOST OF THIS
ACTIVITY SHOULD BE BRIEF.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. A TROPICAL WAVE WILL
APPROACH THE GULF OF MEXICO. AT THIS TIME...THIS SYSTEM WILL BEING
INCREASING RAIN CHANCES FOR LATE NEXT WEEK. AT THIS TIME...ONLY A
MODEST INCREASE IN WINDS ARE EXPECTED OVER THE WATERS WITH THE
TROPICAL WAVE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
409 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

GMZ430-432-LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-
259>262-310915-
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-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-
409 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED MAINLY DURING
THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. THE BEST RAIN CHANCES WILL BE
OVER THE LOWER ACADIANA REGION. WHILE NO SEVERE WEATHER IS
FORECASTED...FREQUENT LIGHTNING, HEAVY RAINFALL, AND GUSTY WINDS
COULD ACCOMPANY SOME STORMS. NO SEVERE WEATHER IS ANTICIPATED AT
THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY
LESS COVERAGE OF DAILY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE BEGINNING
WEDNESDAY AS A TROPICAL WAVE IS FORECASTED TO MOVE INTO THE GULF
OF MEXICO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED.


$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
331 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

TXZ091>095-100>107-115>123-129>135-141>148-156>162-174-175-310845-
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-
331 AM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH AND CENTRAL TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.
THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TODAY ALONG AND NORTH OF
A LINE FROM BRECKENRIDGE TO PALESTINE. GUSTY WINDS...BRIEF HEAVY
RAIN AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE STRONGER
STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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