Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
523 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
031030-
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-
523 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

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
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED. STORMS
WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING TORRENTIAL RAINFALL...LEADING TO A
HIGH LIKELIHOOD OF FLASH FLOODING. IN ADDITION...STORMS WILL ALSO
BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WIND GUSTS...LARGE HAIL AND
FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH 9 AM THIS
MORNING. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM THIS
EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
RAIN CHANCES WILL DIMINISH BY TUESDAY. DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO
PREVAIL THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD AND NO HAZARDOUS
WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-031030-
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-
523 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT
ELEVATED TIDES WILL CONTINUE TO RUN ABOUT 1.5 AND 2 FEET ABOVE
PREDICTED LEVELS WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF MINOR COASTAL FLOODING
THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON. A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN
EFFECT THROUGH 7 PM THIS EVENING.

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP. STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL
GREATLY REDUCING VISIBILITY...STRONG GUSTY WINDS...AND FREQUENT
CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY
THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS
TUESDAY...WITH DRY WEATHER EXPECTED THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
PERIOD.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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