715  
FLUS44 KJAN 162040  
HWOJAN  
 
HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS  
340 PM CDT MON JUL 16 2018  
 
ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-023>026-MSZ040-047-053-059-060-  
172045-  
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-RICHLAND-  
MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-ISSAQUENA-  
WARREN-CLAIBORNE-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-  
340 PM CDT MON JUL 16 2018  
 
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST  
ARKANSAS, NORTHEAST LOUISIANA, SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI, AND WEST  
CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI.  
   
DAY ONE
 
TONIGHT AND TUESDAY  
 
EXCESSIVE HEAT  
THREAT...LIMITED  
TIMING...THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THIS AFTERNOON  
 
THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY TODAY IS EXPECTED TO RESULT  
IN SEVERAL HOURS OF HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR 105 DEGREES FOR THE  
REST OF THE AFTERNOON. PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO AVOID  
STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES. CHECK ON THOSE VULNERABLE TO HEAT  
STRESS. STAY HYDRATED AND WEAR LIGHT, LOOSE FITTED CLOTHING.  
 
(HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IMAGES/JAN/GRAPHICAST/1.PNG)  
   
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN
 
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
 
HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S TO NEAR 100 WILL COMBINE WITH  
HIGH HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE HEAT INDICES AT OR ABOVE 105 EACH AFTERNOON  
THURSDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO AVOID  
STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES. CHECK ON THOSE VULNERABLE TO HEAT  
STRESS. STAY HYDRATED AND WEAR LIGHT, LOOSE FITTED CLOTHING.  
 
(HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IMAGES/JAN/GRAPHICAST/2.PNG)  
   
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 SUNDAY.  
 

 
 
MSZ018-019-025>039-041>046-048>052-054>058-061>066-072>074-172045-  
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-  
LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-HOLMES-ATTALA-  
WINSTON-NOXUBEE-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-NESHOBA-KEMPER-  
HINDS-RANKIN-SCOTT-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-COPIAH-SIMPSON-SMITH-JASPER-  
CLARKE-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-  
JONES-MARION-LAMAR-FORREST-  
340 PM CDT MON JUL 16 2018  
 
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL  
MISSISSIPPI, NORTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI, AND SOUTH CENTRAL  
MISSISSIPPI.  
   
DAY ONE
 
TONIGHT AND TUESDAY  
 
THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.  
   
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN
 
TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY  
 
HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S TO NEAR 100 WILL COMBINE WITH  
HIGH HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE HEAT INDICES AT OR ABOVE 105 EACH AFTERNOON  
THURSDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. PRECAUTIONS SHOULD BE TAKEN TO AVOID  
STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES. CHECK ON THOSE VULNERABLE TO HEAT  
STRESS. STAY HYDRATED AND WEAR LIGHT, LOOSE FITTED CLOTHING.  
 
(HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IMAGES/JAN/GRAPHICAST/2.PNG)  
   
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 SUNDAY.  
 

 
 
3  
 

 
   
..HAZARD LEGEND
 
 
*EXCESSIVE HEAT*  
EXTREME...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX GREATER THAN 110 DEGREES FOR 3 OR  
MORE DAYS IN A ROW AND/OR AIR TEMPERATURES GREATER THAN 107  
DEGREES.  
SIGNIFICANT...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX GREATER THAN 110 DEGREES  
AND/OR AIR TEMPERATURES GREATER THAN 105 DEGREES.  
ELEVATED...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX 105 TO 110 DEGREES AND/OR AIR  
TEMPERATURES GREATER THAN 103 DEGREES.  
LIMITED...MAXIMUM HEAT INDEX NEAR 105 DEGREES AND/OR AIR  
TEMPERATURES 100 TO 103 DEGREES.  
 
   
..USEFUL WEATHER WEB PAGES (URLS)
 
 
NWS JAN HOME PAGE...  
HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN  
STAY AWARE, STAY SAFE NWS JAN BRIEFING PAGE...  
HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/SAFE  
LATEST WEATHER BRIEFING...  
HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/WEATHER_BRIEFING  
 
TROPICAL PAGE...  
HTTPS://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/SRH/TROPICAL?OFFICE=JAN  
NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER HOME PAGE...  
HTTPS://WWW.NHC.NOAA.GOV/  
FIND NWS JAN ON FACEBOOK...  
HTTPS://WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSJACKSONMS  
FOLLOW NWS JAN ON TWITTER...  
@NWSJACKSONMS  
FOLLOW NWS JAN ON YOUTUBE...  
HTTPS://WWW.YOUTUBE.COM/USER/NWSJACKSONMISS  
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab MS Page
The Nexlab AR Page
The Nexlab LA Page Main Text Page