Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
459 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
251000-
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 CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
LOUISIANA...SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...WEST
CENTRAL LOUISIANA...EAST CENTRAL TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD THIS MORNING AS
AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVE ACROSS THE REGION. GUSTY WINDS
AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL MAY OCCUR IN CENTRAL AND WESTERN
LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS AS THIS LINE OF STORMS MOVES
THROUGH. A BRIEF BREAK FROM THE RAINFALL MAY OCCUR IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON OR EVENING, HOWEVER MORE SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE
EXPECTED TONIGHT. THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE WEATHER TODAY,
HOWEVER THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE FLOODING FROM HEAVY RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

POTENTIALLY HEAVY RAINFALL MAY OCCUR AGAIN MONDAY INTO TUESDAY
MORNING WITH A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF THE
AREA THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. GUSTY WINDS MAY ALSO ACCOMPANY SOME
THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE WEEK.

SCATTERED MAINLY AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE
REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT FLOODING OR ANY SEVERE WEATHER.

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GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-251000-
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 CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE THIS MORNING ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS. STRONG GUSTY WINDS MAY OCCUR ALONG WITH FREQUENT
LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY HIGHER SEAS.

A FAIRLY TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL KEEP A MODERATE TO STRONG
ONSHORE FLOW IN PLACE THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY
WEEK. GUSTY WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY STORM. RAIN CHANCES
WILL DECREASE PAST TUESDAY, HOWEVER ISOLATED STORMS WILL REMAIN
POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

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