Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1211 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

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039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-250515-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER
LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-
EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-
WEST BATON ROUGE-EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-
ST. JAMES-ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-
UPPER JEFFERSON-ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-
UPPER TERREBONNE-LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
1211 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

HEAT INDEX VALUES MAY CLIMB INTO THE 104 TO 108 DEGREE RANGE
AROUND NOON AND EARLY AFTERNOON HOURS.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON.
SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY
RAINFALL...FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND GUSTY WINDS.

LOWER PORTIONS OF THE AMITE RIVER BASIN TOWARD LAKE MAUREPAS
CONTINUE TO BE IMPACTED BY FLOODING. SOME TRIBUTARIES IN EAST
BATON ROUGE...IBERVILLE AND ASCENSION PARISHES ARE EXPERIENCING
BACKWATER FLOODING. PLEASE REFER TO FLOOD ADVISORIES AND
STATEMENTS FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SCATTERED...MOSTLY LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THURSDAY...THEN ONLY ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS COULD DEVELOP EACH DAY AND PRODUCE
LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL...FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND GUSTY
WINDS.

HEAT INDEX READINGS BETWEEN 100 AND 105 DEGREES ARE EXPECTED
DURING THE AFTERNOON EACH DAY THIS WEEK. THIS MAY PRODUCE HEAT
RELATED IMPACTS TO PEOPLE OUTDOORS...ESPECIALLY IN FLOOD AFFECTED
AREAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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