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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
712 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT ON SATURDAY FOR SOUTHWEST
ALABAMA...SOUTHEAST MISSISSIPPI AND THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE...

.WITH TEMPERATURES CLIMBING INTO THE MID TO UPPER 90S FOR MOST
AREAS SATURDAY AND SURFACE DEWPOINT TEMPERATURES CLIMBING INTO THE
MID 70S...HEAT INDEX VALUES RANGING FROM 106 TO 110 DEGREES CAN BE
EXPECTED LATE SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-231000-
/O.EXP.KMOB.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-140823T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMOB.HT.Y.0002.140823T1600Z-140824T0000Z/
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-
LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-WAYNE-PERRY-
GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUTLER...LISMAN...SILAS...CHATOM...
MILLRY...JACKSON...THOMASVILLE...GROVE HILL...CAMDEN...
PINE HILL...HOMEWOOD...MONROEVILLE...EVERGREEN...GREENVILLE...
LUVERNE...BRANTLEY...ATMORE...BREWTON...EAST BREWTON...
ANDALUSIA...OPP...MOBILE...PRICHARD...SARALAND...BAY MINETTE...
TILLMANS CORNER...THEODORE...DAPHNE...FAIRHOPE...FOLEY...
SPANISH FORT...CENTURY...FLOMATON...MOLINO...FERRY PASS...BRENT...
WEST PENSACOLA...BELLVIEW...ENSLEY...MYRTLE GROVE...JAY...PACE...
MILTON...CRESTVIEW...WRIGHT...NICEVILLE...SEMINOLE...EGLIN AFB...
WAYNESBORO...RICHTON...BEAUMONT...NEW AUGUSTA...LEAKESVILLE...
MCLAIN...WIGGINS...LUCEDALE
712 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* HEAT INDEX...CLIMBING TO 106 TO 110 DEGREES FOR MOST AREAS ON
  SATURDAY. KEEP IN MIND...10 DEGREES CAN BE ADDED TO THE HEAT INDEX
  IF WORKING IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT.

* IMPACTS...EXCESSIVE HEAT WILL LEAD TO DANGEROUS OUTSIDE WORKING
  CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHILDREN...THE ELDERLY...AND PEOPLE WITH CHRONIC AILMENTS ARE
USUALLY THE FIRST TO SUFFER FROM THE HEAT. HEAT EXHAUSTION...
CRAMPS OR IN EXTREME CASES HEAT STROKE CAN RESULT FROM PROLONGED
EXPOSURE TO THESE CONDITIONS.

PERSONS WORKING OR PLAYING SPORTS OUTDOORS FROM LATE MORNING
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON ARE URGED TO DRINK PLENTY OF WATER...TAKING
FREQUENT BREAKS TO PREVENT OVERHEATING. REFRAIN FROM THE INTAKE
OF CAFFEINATED AND ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES. REMEMBER TO CHECK ON
RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS... ESPECIALLY THE ELDERLY TO MAKE SURE
THEY HAVE ADEQUATE AIR CONDITIONING.

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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
537 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-231400-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-
WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-WEST BATON ROUGE-
EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-ST. JAMES-
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-
ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
537 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

VERY ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DIMINISH EARLY THIS
EVENING. NO WEATHER HAZARDS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.

HEAT INDEX VALUES SATURDAY AND SUNDAY WILL BE NEAR 105 DEGREES
EACH AFTERNOON OUTSIDE THOSE AREAS AFFECTED BY THUNDERSTORM
ACTIVITY. THOSE WITH OUTDOOR PLANS DURING THE HEAT OF THE AFTERNOON
SHOULD TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS TO REMAIN HYDRATED.

THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE TO SCATTERED COVERAGE
MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
300 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-023>026-MSZ018-019-025>066-072>074-
232000-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-RICHLAND-
MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-BOLIVAR-
SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-
CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-HOLMES-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-NESHOBA-KEMPER-
WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-SCOTT-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-
SIMPSON-SMITH-JASPER-CLARKE-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-LAMAR-FORREST-
300 PM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
ARKANSAS...NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...NORTH
CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND SOUTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND SATURDAY

EXCESSIVE HEAT
THREAT...ELEVATED
TIMING...SATURDAY

THERE IS AN ELEVATED RISK FOR DANGEROUS AFTERNOON HEAT AND HUMIDITY
LEVELS SATURDAY AS MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO BE
AROUND 105 DEGREES OVER THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY

MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX VALUES RANGING BETWEEN 103 AND 107 ARE EXPECTED
TO CONTINUE OVER THE ENTIRE OUTLOOK AREA SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH NEXT THURSDAY.

$$

CME

&&

...HAZARD LEGEND...

*EXCESSIVE HEAT*
EXTREME...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 115
 DEGREES OR MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 105
 DEGREES FOR 5 CONSECUTIVE DAYS.
HIGH...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX 110 TO 114 DEGREES OR MAXIMUM HEAT
 INDEX GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 105 DEGREES FOR 4 CONSECUTIVE
 DAYS.
ELEVATED...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX 105 TO 109 DEGREES FOR ONE TO
 THREE DAYS.
LIMITED...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX NEAR 105 DEGREES FOR ONE TO THREE
 DAYS.


...USEFUL WEATHER WEB PAGES (URLS)...

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   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN
STAY AWARE, STAY SAFE NWS JAN BRIEFING PAGE...
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NWS JAN TROPICAL PAGE...
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   WWW.NHC.NOAA.GOV/
FIND NWS JAN ON FACEBOOK...
   WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSJACKSONMS
FOLLOW NWS JAN ON TWITTER...
   @NWSJACKSONMS

   PLEASE CONVERT ALL WEB ADDRESSES TO LOWER CASE BEFORE ENTERING!

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
623 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-
073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-231130-
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-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-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-
623 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED
AGAIN THIS AFTERNOON...WITH THE BEST CHANCES OVER CENTRAL AND
SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA. THE STRONGER STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF
HEAVY RAIN...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND GUSTY WINDS. OTHERWISE...HIGHS
IN THE MID 90S WITH HEAT INDEX VALUES REACHING 102 TO 105 DEGREES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE MID AND UPPER LEVELS WILL CONTINUE ITS
HOLD OVER THE REGION FOR THE WEEKEND. WITH AFTERNOON HIGHS IN THE
MID TO UPPER 90 EXPECTED...CANNOT RULE OUT AT LEAST ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FROM FORMING DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.
BY MONDAY...MOISTURE FROM THE EASTERN GULF WILL INCREASE OVER THE
REGION...BRINGING SLIGHTLY BETTER CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
603 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-231200-
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-
LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-WAYNE-PERRY-
GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
603 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ALABAMA...SOUTHWEST ALABAMA...NORTHWEST FLORIDA AND SOUTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

DANGEROUS HEAT INDEX VALUES FROM 107 TO 110 DEGREES OR SLIGHTLY
HIGHER CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY.

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS...SOME POSSIBLY STRONG...CAN BE EXPECTED
MAINLY OVER INLAND AREAS LATER THIS AFTERNOON. GUSTY STRAIGHT LINE
WINDS AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL CONTINUE TO RANGE BETWEEN 106 AND
110 DEGREES ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. THE
ELEVATED TO HIGH HEAT INDICES MAY BRING AN INCREASED POTENTIAL FOR
HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES INTO THE WEEKEND. TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF
PLANNING TO BE OUTDOORS AND DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS. A HEAT ADVISORY
MAY BECOME NECESSARY ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE REGION FRIDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY.

A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOSTLY DURING THE AFTERNOON OR EARLY
HOURS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE. GUSTY STRAIGHT LINE WINDS AND FREQUENT
CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING WILL BE THE MAIN THREATS WITH THE STRONGER
THUNDERSTORMS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF SKYWARN SEVERE STORM SPOTTER NETWORKS IS NOT
EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY.

$$

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