Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
440 AM CDT Sat Oct 21 2017

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
220945-
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-
440 AM CDT Sat Oct 21 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
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible across
the area today. Occasional cloud to ground lightning will be
possible with the storms. Otherwise, no hazardous weather is
expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday
Showers and thunderstorms will increase from west to east Sunday
as a cold front moves through the area. While the overall risk for
severe weather is minimal, some isolated strong to marginally
severe storms will be possible during the day Sunday. The primary
threat will be strong wind gusts. In addition, storms will be
capable of producing occasional cloud to ground lightning and
locally heavy rainfall.

Dry conditions will return by Monday and persist through the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected.

$$

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-220945-
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-
440 AM CDT Sat Oct 21 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Gulf of Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the
coastal waters today through tonight. Occasional cloud to ground
lightning will be possible with the storms. Otherwise, no
hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday
Showers and thunderstorms will increase from west to east Sunday
as a cold front moves through the area. Occasional cloud to water
lightning and gusty winds can be expected with the storms.

Behind the front, moderate to strong northerly winds will develop
Sunday night into Monday. Exercise caution conditions are
anticipated behind this front. On Tuesday, a secondary front will
move through the region. This will reinforce the strong offshore
flow, and Small Craft Advisories may be needed from Tuesday into
Wednesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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