569  
WWUS74 KSHV 162035  
NPWSHV  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA  
335 PM CDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
...A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THURSDAY FROM NOON THROUGH 7  
PM CDT FOR DEEP EAST TEXAS AND CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
 
LAZ010>014-017>022-TXZ149>153-165>167-171000-  
/O.NEW.KSHV.HT.Y.0008.170817T1700Z-170818T0000Z/  
DE SOTO-RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE-NATCHITOCHES-  
WINN-GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-CHEROKEE-RUSK-PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-  
SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MANSFIELD, STONEWALL, LOGANSPORT,  
COUSHATTA, MARTIN, ARCADIA, RINGGOLD, GIBSLAND, JONESBORO,  
MONROE, MANY, ZWOLLE, PLEASANT HILL, NATCHITOCHES, WINNFIELD,  
COLFAX, MONTGOMERY, DRY PRONG, CLARKS, GRAYSON, COLUMBIA, JENA,  
MIDWAY, OLLA, JACKSONVILLE, RUSK, HENDERSON, CARTHAGE,  
NACOGDOCHES, CENTER, LUFKIN, SAN AUGUSTINE, HEMPHILL,  
AND PINELAND  
335 PM CDT WED AUG 16 2017  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CDT THURSDAY
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A HEAT  
ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CDT THURSDAY.  
 
* EVENT...THURSDAY AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO CLIMB  
INTO THE MIDDLE 90S ACROSS DEEP EAST TEXAS AND CENTRAL  
LOUISIANA. WHEN COMBINED WITH THE HIGH HUMIDITY, HEAT INDICES  
WILL RANGE FROM 105 TO 109 DEGREES.  
 
* TIMING...FROM NOON THROUGH 7 PM CDT.  
 
* IMPACT...HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES WILL BE MORE LIKELY FOR THOSE  
OUTDOORS, ESPECIALLY WHEN OUT IN DIRECT SUNLIGHT.  
 
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.  
 
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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