Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
459 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
231100-
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-
459 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

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
A band of showers and thunderstorms will progress east across the
area this morning. Activity is expected to move east of the
Atchafalaya Basin early this afternoon.

Severe weather is not expected, but a few storms could produce
brief strong gusts. Some storms will also produce brief locally
heavy rainfall, as well as occasional cloud to ground lightning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday
Another low pressure system will move through the area Friday into
Saturday, bringing the next chance for showers and a few
thunderstorms. At this time, severe weather is not anticipated.

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

$$

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-231100-
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-
459 AM CST Mon Jan 22 2018

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
Areas of dense sea fog will diminish from west to east this
morning with the passage of a cold front. Scattered showers and a
few thunderstorms can also be expected as the front crosses the
coastal waters. Locally higher winds and seas will accompany the
storms, along with occasional cloud to water lightning.

Northwest winds will strengthen tonight, and Exercise Caution
conditions are expected over the coastal waters beyond 20 NM east
of Cameron.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday
Moderate offshore flow will continue through late Wednesday, and
exercise caution conditions will be possible again Tuesday night
into Wednesday morning.

Moderate onshore flow will resume late in the week, ahead of the
next cold front. The front is expected to move through the region
Saturday into Saturday night, with strong offshore flow developing
behind it. Small Craft Advisories may be required.

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

$$

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