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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1119 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017


Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways.  Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks.  Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.

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1119 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

The flood warning continues for
  the Bayou Dorcheat Near Springhill.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 AM Monday The stage was 11.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.8 feet by this
  afternoon.  Additional rises remain possible thereafter.
* 11.0 feet...Expect minor lowland flooding.


LAT...LON 3317 9339 3300 9335 3282 9332 3282 9338 3300 9343


Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Tulsa OK
940 PM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Adair OK-Benton AR-Carroll AR-Cherokee OK-Choctaw OK-Craig OK-
Crawford AR-Creek OK-Delaware OK-Franklin AR-Haskell OK-Latimer OK-
Le Flore OK-Madison AR-Mayes OK-McIntosh OK-Muskogee OK-Nowata OK-
Okfuskee OK-Okmulgee OK-Osage OK-Ottawa OK-Pawnee OK-Pittsburg OK-
Pushmataha OK-Rogers OK-Sebastian AR-Sequoyah OK-Tulsa OK-Wagoner OK-
Washington OK-Washington AR-
940 PM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

This Outlook is for Northwest and West Central Arkansas as well as
much of Eastern Oklahoma.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

AREA...Northeast Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
ONSET...After 3 am.

Patchy areas of fog will become possible overnight tonight into
Tuesday morning across parts of Northeast Oklahoma and Northwest
Arkansas. Visibilities should begin to improve by mid morning

Spotter Activation Not Expected.

TUESDAY...Severe Thunderstorm Potential...Dense Fog Potential...
  Heavy Rain Potential.
WEDNESDAY...Severe Thunderstorm Potential...Heavy Rain Potential.
THURSDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.
FRIDAY...No Hazards.
SATURDAY and SUNDAY...Thunderstorm Potential.

Thunderstorm chances quickly return Tuesday evening for Eastern
Oklahoma and Tuesday night for Northwest Arkansas as another low
pressure system and associated frontal boundaries approach the
Southern Plains. Some storms could become strong to severe
with this activity with large hail and damaging winds being the
main threats.

The low pressure system moves into the region Wednesday with
continued thunderstorm chances...ongoing from Tuesday night with
additional potential Wednesday afternoon and night. Again...a
severe weather potential will be possible into Wednesday night
with all modes of severe weather possible as well as a heavy
rainfall potential over Eastern Oklahoma and Northwest Arkansas.
Thunderstorm chances begin to shift eastward during the day
Thursday as a cold front finally moves across the region.

Another low pressure system looks to quickly move into the Plains
over the weekend in the wake of the exiting system Thursday.
Thunderstorm potential will again be on the increase across the
region with this system.

Continue to monitor latest forecasts and updates as multiple
rounds of strong to potentially severe weather could be possible
starting Tuesday night and continuing into Thursday and then again
during the upcoming weekend. Contains additional information.


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
703 PM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas-Mississippi Sound-
Lake Borgne-Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River
LA out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from the Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River
to Port Fourchon Louisiana out 20 NM-
Coastal Waters from Boothville LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out
20 NM-
Coastal waters from Port Fourchon Louisiana to Lower Atchafalaya
River LA from 20 to 60 NM-
Coastal waters from Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River to
Port Fourchon Louisiana from 20 to 60 NM-
Coastal Waters from Stake Island LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River from 20 to 60 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island
Louisiana out 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-
703 PM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Southeast
Louisiana...South Mississippi and the adjacent coastal waters.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms could still develop early this evening
across southwest Mississippi and possibly the bordering area of
east central and southeast Louisiana near the state line. It is
possible one or two of these storms could become strong to
marginally severe. If any severe thunderstorms develop, the
primary threat would be damaging winds gusts and hail.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Thunderstorms will be likely on Thursday. Some of the storms
could be strong to severe.


Spotter activation is not expected through Wednesday, but may be
necessary on Thursday.



Hazardous Weather Outlook...Updated
National Weather Service Little Rock AR
545 PM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Independence-Johnson-Pope-Van Buren-Cleburne-Jackson-Logan-Conway-
Saline-Pulaski-Lonoke-Prairie-Monroe-Pike-Clark-Hot Spring-Grant-
545 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for a Large Part of Arkansas.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Scattered showers and thunderstorms will remain possible this
evening across southeast Arkansas, ahead of an approaching cold
front. While organized severe storms are not expected, a few
stronger storms could producing locally gusty winds and small hail.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday Through Sunday

For Wednesday and Wednesday night, thunderstorm chances will
increase as another storm system is forecast to affect Arkansas.
Conditions appear favorable for strong and severe storms across
most of the state. Damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes
will all be possible. Heavy rainfall could also lead to localized
flash flooding as well.

The chances for severe weather will linger into Thursday as another
fast moving low pressure system passes across Arkansas.

.Spotter Information Statement...

Spotter activation will likely be needed for much of Arkansas later
Wednesday afternoon and Wednesday night.


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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1152 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Sevier-Howard-Little River-Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-
Columbia-Union-Caddo-Bossier-Webster-Claiborne-Lincoln-De Soto-
Red River-Bienville-Jackson-Ouachita-Sabine-Natchitoches-Winn-
Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-McCurtain-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-
Panola-Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
1152 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
Arkansas...southwest Arkansas...north central Louisiana...
northwest Louisiana...southeast Oklahoma...east Texas and
northeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible
this afternoon ahead of a cold front that will slowly push
southeast across the region. Convection should be limited to
Southwest Arkansas, North Louisiana, and Deep East Texas.
However, no hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday...

Showers and thunderstorms to increase in intensity on Wednesday
afternoon and evening ahead of an upper-level storm system.
Severe thunderstorms possible as convection spreads east across
the region. Damaging winds, isolated tornadoes, hail, and locally
heavy rainfall will be possible, with the severe weather threat
diminishing from west to east late Wednesday night.


Activation of emergency management personnel...amateur radio
operators...and storm spotters will not be needed through



Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
535 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

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-
535 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Louisiana, south central Louisiana, southwest Louisiana, west
central Louisiana, and southeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms are possible this
afternoon. While the overall risk of severe thunderstorms is very
low, sufficient instability and shear exist for at least isolated
strong to severe thunderstorms capable of producing hail and
strong winds. Thunderstorm activity should diminish this evening
with the loss of daytime heating.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

A vigorous and slow moving upper level storm system is forecast to
affect the area Wednesday and Thursday. There is a slight risk of
severe thunderstorms across East Texas into parts of Western and
Central Louisiana Wednesday and Wednesday night, and across
Central and South Central Louisiana on Thursday. All modes of
severe weather appear possible, along with a risk of locally heavy

Another upper level storm system will affect the region Saturday
and Sunday. Considerable variability is present in model guidance
at this time, but it appears that at least some severe weather
and/or locally heavy rainfall risk will accompany this system as


Storm spotter activation is not anticipated today or tonight, but
may be requested Wednesday and Thursday.


Short Term Forecast

Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1005 PM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Including the cities of Jonesboro, Monroe, Winnfield, Clarks,
Grayson, and Columbia
1005 PM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Isolated showers and thunderstorms continue to move eastward across
portions of north central Louisiana, south of interstate 20. Any
heavy rainfall will be very brief in nature. Small hail is
possible in some thunderstorms.


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