Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
534 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
251130-
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-
534 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
LOUISIANA...SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...WEST
CENTRAL LOUISIANA...EAST CENTRAL TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE LATE THIS MORNING
INTO THE AFTERNOON...AND BRING A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...ESPECIALLY OVER PORTIONS OF UPPER SOUTHEAST TEXAS
AND CENTRAL LOUISIANA. THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK THAT THE STORMS
THAT CAN DEVELOP COULD BECOME SEVERE. THE MAIN HAZARDS WILL BE
DAMAGING STRAIGHT LINE WINDS...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING...AND TORRENTIAL DOWN POURS WHICH MAY PRODUCE LOCALIZED
STREET FLOODING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS FOR MAINLY SATURDAY MORNING INTO EARLY
AFTERNOON. AGAIN THE THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP WILL HAVE A SLIGHT
RISK TO BECOME SEVERE. THE MAIN HAZARDS AGAIN WILL BE DAMAGING
STRAIGHT LINE WINDS...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...AND
TORRENTIAL DOWN POURS WHICH MAY PRODUCE LOCALIZED STREET FLOODING.

ANOTHER RATHER STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS DURING
THE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY PERIOD. AGAIN...SOME STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
MAY ACCOMPANY THIS SYSTEM. ALSO...HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE
DURING THESE TWO DAYS...WITH RAINFALL AMOUNTS AVERAGING 1 TO 2
INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-251130-
SABINE LAKE-CALCASIEU LAKE-VERMILION BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY
LA OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM CAMERON LA TO HIGH ISLAND TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM  INTRACOASTAL CITY TO CAMERON LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER TO INTRACOASTAL CITY LA FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
534 AM CDT FRI APR 24 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE NORTHWEST
GULF OF MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP OR MOVE INTO THE COASTAL WATERS
TONIGHT. LOCALLY HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS...ALONG WITH FREQUENT
CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE SATURDAY MORNING INTO EARLY
AFTERNOON...AND AGAIN ON MONDAY INTO TUESDAY. LOCALLY HIGHER
WINDS AND SEAS...ALONG WITH FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING WILL
BE POSSIBLE WITH THE STORMS.

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS ON TUESDAY.
STRONG NORTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP BEHIND IT...WITH SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS POSSIBLE FOR LATE TUESDAY INTO EARLY
WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

RUA


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