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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:17 PM CDT on July 23, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 23, 2016


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

* event... an upper level ridge of high pressure will maintain very
hot and humid conditions over the area. Temperatures in the
upper 90s to near 100 degrees... combined with the
humidity... will maintain heat index values from 105 to 110
degrees through sunset.

* Timing... through 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Impact... a heat advisory means that hot temperatures and high
humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat
related illnesses are possible. Caution is recommended for
those who will be outdoors.

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.

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.



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Special Statement

Statement as of 5:16 PM CDT on July 23, 2016

Expires 7:15 PM EDT on July 23, 2016


... Significant weather advisory for southwestern Lafayette and
southwestern Miller counties... northwestern Caddo Parish...
southeastern Bowie and eastern Cass counties until 615 PM CDT...

At 516 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Ida... or 16 miles east of Atlanta... moving southwest at 10 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Texarkana... Atlanta... Queen City... Rodessa... Ida... Brightstar...
McLeod... Bivins... Ravanna... Bloomburg... Domino... Canale... Ferguson...
Pleasant Hill... Kiblah and Fort Lynn.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may lead
to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3338 9397 3302 9378 3302 9381 3301 9383
      3300 9383 3289 9413 3328 9432
time... Mot... loc 2216z 055deg 10kt 3305 9389


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516 PM CDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Significant weather advisory for southwestern Lafayette and
southwestern Miller counties... northwestern Caddo Parish...
southeastern Bowie and eastern Cass counties until 615 PM CDT...

At 516 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Ida... or 16 miles east of Atlanta... moving southwest at 10 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Texarkana... Atlanta... Queen City... Rodessa... Ida... Brightstar...
McLeod... Bivins... Ravanna... Bloomburg... Domino... Canale... Ferguson...
Pleasant Hill... Kiblah and Fort Lynn.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may lead
to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3338 9397 3302 9378 3302 9381 3301 9383
      3300 9383 3289 9413 3328 9432
time... Mot... loc 2216z 055deg 10kt 3305 9389


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516 PM CDT Sat Jul 23 2016

... Significant weather advisory for southwestern Lafayette and
southwestern Miller counties... northwestern Caddo Parish...
southeastern Bowie and eastern Cass counties until 615 PM CDT...

At 516 PM CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Ida... or 16 miles east of Atlanta... moving southwest at 10 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Texarkana... Atlanta... Queen City... Rodessa... Ida... Brightstar...
McLeod... Bivins... Ravanna... Bloomburg... Domino... Canale... Ferguson...
Pleasant Hill... Kiblah and Fort Lynn.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may lead
to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3338 9397 3302 9378 3302 9381 3301 9383
      3300 9383 3289 9413 3328 9432
time... Mot... loc 2216z 055deg 10kt 3305 9389


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Record Report

Statement as of 5:38 AM CDT on July 23, 2016


... Daily high minimum temperature record broken on July 22 2016...

Location old record new record years of data
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Shreveport la 79 in 2015 81 in 2016 records since 1874
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Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report
Delaware - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory
Florida - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Watch , Tropical Storm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Public Information Statement
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert
Indiana - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Tornado Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Maine - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Massachusetts - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Michigan - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Minnesota - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Nebraska - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning
New Jersey - Excessive Heat Watch , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
New York - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Excessive Heat Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
South Dakota - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Washington - Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report

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