Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
450 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
261100-
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-
450 AM CDT THU AUG 25 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

AN EASTERLY WAVE/UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE INTO THE
FORECAST AREA TODAY...BRINGING AN ELEVATED CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. THE BEST CHANCE WILL BE DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.
DUE TO THE HIGH MOISTURE CONTENT IN THE ATMOSPHERE...LOCALLY HEAVY
DOWNPOURS WILL BE POSSIBLE...BRINGING A QUICK ONE TO TWO INCHES OF
RAINFALL. ALSO...OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING CAN BE
EXPECTED WITH THE STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION
INTO THE WEEKEND WITH A DECENT COVERAGE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME OF THE STORMS COULD PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY
DOWNPOURS AND OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY FOR THE FORECAST PERIOD NEXT
TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY AS A LOT WILL DEPEND ON THE EVENTUAL
STRENGTH AND POSITION OF THE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE KNOWN AS 99L. AS
IT STANDS AT THIS POINT...THERE WOULD BE NO DIRECT IMPACTS.
HOWEVER...DUE TO THE UNCERTAINTY...ALL INTERESTS SHOULD CONTINUE
TO MONITOR THIS SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-261100-
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-
450 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN INCREASE IN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED. LOCALLY
HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAINFALL REDUCING
VISIBILITY AND OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING CAN BE EXPECTED
WITH THE STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A DECENT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO
THE WEEKEND. LOCALLY HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS...HEAVY RAINFALL
REDUCING VISIBILITY AND OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING WILL
REMAIN THE MAIN HAZARDS.

THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY FOR THE FORECAST PERIOD NEXT
TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY AS A LOT WILL DEPEND ON THE EVENTUAL
STRENGTH AND POSITION OF THE TROPICAL DISTURBANCE KNOWN AS 99L. AS
IT STANDS AT THIS POINT...THERE WOULD BE NO DIRECT IMPACTS.
HOWEVER...DUE TO THE UNCERTAINTY...ALL INTERESTS SHOULD CONTINUE
TO MONITOR THIS SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

RUA



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