Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
602 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
281115-
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-
602 AM CDT MON APR 27 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

A LINE OF STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE
PROGRESSING EASTWARD THROUGH THE REGION THIS MORNING. DAMAGING
WINDS...LARGE HAIL...AND TORNADOES WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
THUNDERSTORMS. ON ITS PRESENT SPEED...THE LEADING EDGE OF THIS
LINE WILL REACH THE SABINE RIVER AROUND 630 AM...THE LAKE CHARLES
AREA BY 700 AM...ALEXANDRIA BY 730 AM...AND THE LAFAYETTE AREA BY
8 AM.

IN ADDITION TO THE RISK OF SEVERE WEATHER...LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL IS ALSO POSSIBLE. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
7 PM FOR THE ENTIRE AREA.

ANOTHER ROUND OF THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP LATER THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING...POSING ANOTHER RISK OF SEVERE WEATHER AND A
CONTINUED RISK OF LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

STORM SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS REQUESTED TODAY.

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GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-281115-
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-
602 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A LINE OF STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE
PROGRESSING EASTWARD THROUGH THE REGION THIS MORNING. DAMAGING
WINDS...LARGE HAIL...AND WATERSPOUTS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
THUNDERSTORMS. ANOTHER ROUND OF THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP LATER
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...POSING ANOTHER RISK OF SEVERE
WEATHER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

BRISK NORTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED IN THE WAKE OF A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM EXPECTED TO TRACK EASTWARD ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
MARINERS ARE URGED TO BE ALERT FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING WEATHER
CONDITIONS...AND BE PREPARED TO SEEK SAFE HARBOR IN THE EVENT A
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS ISSUED.

$$

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