Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
855 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT TONIGHT FOR ALL BUT COASTAL SOUTHEAST
TEXAS AND SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...

.COLD SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD INTO THE
MIDDLE MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY TONIGHT. AS THE CENTER OF THE
HIGH NEARS THE AREA, SURFACE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE
RELAXING. THIS, ALONG WITH A CLEAR TO MOSTLY CLEAR SKY, WILL
RESULT IN TEMPERATURES FALLING QUICKLY AFTER SUNSET. A PROLONGED
PERIOD OF SUB FREEZING TEMPERATURES OF 25 TO 30 DEGREES IS
EXPECTED ACROSS PARTS OF INTERIOR EAST TEXAS AND CENTRAL
LOUISIANA, WITH A SHORTER DURATION LIGHT FREEZE EXPECTED ALONG
THE I-10 CORRIDOR.

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-TXZ180-201-216-259>262-101500-
/O.CON.KLCH.FZ.W.0003.161210T0300Z-161210T1500Z/
VERNON-RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-
VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-LOWER ST. MARTIN-TYLER-HARDIN-ORANGE-
NORTHERN JASPER-NORTHERN NEWTON-SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT POLK...PICKERING...LEESVILLE...
SLAGLE...ALEXANDRIA...PINEVILLE...EFFIE...MARKSVILLE...BUNKIE...
COTTONPORT...SIMMESPORT...MANSURA...BUNDICK LAKE...DE RIDDER...
FIELDS...ORETTA...OAKDALE...KINDER...VILLE PLATTE...BEAVER...
ST. LANDRY...MAMOU...REDDELL...LAWTELL...OPELOUSAS...EUNICE...
LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...HATHAWAY...JENNINGS...TOPSY...ROANOKE...
WELSH...LAKE ARTHUR...CROWLEY...RAYNE...BRANCH...CHURCH POINT...
RICHARD...LAFAYETTE...BREAUX BRIDGE...CADE...ST. MARTINVILLE...
ABBEVILLE...INTRACOASTAL CITY...MEAUX...FORKED ISLAND...KAPLAN...
NEW IBERIA...MORGAN CITY...BURNS POINT...CENTERVILLE...FRANKLIN...
PATTERSON...BERWICK...BAYOU VISTA...STEPHENSVILLE...TOWN BLUFF...
FRED...HILLISTER...IVANHOE...SPURGER...WARREN...WOODVILLE...
LUMBERTON...SILSBEE...ORANGE...VIDOR...BRIDGE CITY...
HOLLY SPRINGS...JASPER...KIRBYVILLE...MAGNOLIA SPRINGS...
MT. UNION...ROGANVILLE...BURKEVILLE...FARRSVILLE...JAMESTOWN...
NEWTON...WIERGATE...BLEAKWOOD...CALL...GIST...BUNA...EVADALE...
DEWEYVILLE
855 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST SATURDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...PROLONGED PERIOD OF 25 TO 30 DEGREES ACROSS
  INTERIOR EAST TEXAS AND CENTRAL LOUISIANA GENERALLY ALONG AND
  NORTH OF THE HIGHWAY 190 CORRIDOR. SHORTER DURATION 30 TO 32
  ALONG THE I-10 CORRIDOR.

* IMPACTS...FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL KILL CROPS AND SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION LEFT OUTDOORS. PETS SHOULD BE BROUGHT INSIDE OR
  PROVIDED A CLIMATE CONTROLLED SHELTER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

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