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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding in the Southwest and Central U.S.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Thu, Jul. 27, 2017 at 10:08:35 am CDT

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...A Heat Advisory will be in effect through 7 pm today across the Four State Region which will include Southeast Oklahoma, Southwest and South Central Arkansas, Northwest and North Central Louisiana and East and Northeast Texas... The combination of hot afternoon temperatures in the middle to upper 90s and humid conditions will result in Heat Indices of 105-109 degrees. Heat related illnesses will become possible for those involved in outdoor work and activities, especially when in direct sunlight. Remember if you must be outdoors, drink plenty of water, take more frequent breaks in the shade, and wear loose fitting and light weight clothing.
Heat Safety Tips to keep in mind during the Hot and Humid conditions across the area. Remember and follow these tips to protect yourself and others, especially if working or venturing outside. The heat can also affect those inside that do not have air conditioning.
Partly to mostly sunny skies with heat index values rising to 105 to near 110 degrees this afternoon.
Showers and thunderstorms will increase during the afternoon. A few storms across southwest Arkansas and extreme northern Louisiana may produce strong gusty winds and locally heavy rainfall. Heat index values may exceed 100 degrees acros portions of northeast Texas.
Climate Data for 07/27/2017

 

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