Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FXUS64 KLCH 310421
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1121 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.AVIATION UPDATE...REGARDING 06Z TAF ISSUANCE. RADAR CURRENTLY
SHOWING NO MORE THAN A FEW SPRINKLES INLAND. LIMITED ACTIVITY
EXPECTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE NIGHT AND JUST CARRYING VCSH AT
OUR SOUTHERN TERMINALS. DRIER MID LEVEL AIR PUNCHING INTO THE AREA
WITH THE WESTWARD EXPANDING BERMUDA HIGH WILL RESULT IN MUCH LESS
AREA COVERAGE OF PRECIP THROUGH SUNDAY. MAINTAINING VCTS OR PROB30
AT THIS TIME. VFR CEILINGS ARE EXPECTED TO PREVAIL.

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MARCOTTE


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.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 942 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014/

UPDATE...AFTER A RECORD SETTING DAY FOR RAINFALL...PRECIPITATION
HAS TAPERED CONSIDERABLY THIS EVENING. AT THIS TIME...FEEL
POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT HEAVY RAIN DURING THE NIGHT. SHORT WAVE
MOVING THROUGH WEST TEXAS WILL LIKELY AID IN REDEVELOPMENT OVER
GULF WATERS VERY LATE TONIGHT.

WITH ONGOING AREAL FLOOD WARNING...STILL NEED TO CONTINUE FLOOD WATCH.
WILL REMOVE NORTHERN PARISHES FROM WATCH. ALSO...ARW AND RAPID
REFRESH HINT SHOW CONVECTION FIRING ALONG TEXAS COAST TO NEAR THE SABINE
RIVER AROUND 12Z. WILL THEREFORE EXTEND WATCH UNTIL NOON. HAVE
ADJUSTED POPS UNTIL 12Z BASED ON CURRENT RADAR TRENDS.

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.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
KLCH  74  90  77  91  76 /  40  40  10  30  10
KBPT  74  89  77  92  77 /  50  50  10  30  10
KAEX  72  91  72  93  74 /  30  40  10  30  10
KLFT  74  91  77  92  76 /  40  30  10  30  10

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.LCH WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LA...FLASH FLOOD WATCH THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING FOR THE FOLLOWING
     ZONES: ACADIA...ALLEN...BEAUREGARD...CALCASIEU...EAST
     CAMERON...EVANGELINE...IBERIA...JEFFERSON DAVIS...
     LAFAYETTE...LOWER ST. MARTIN...ST. LANDRY...ST. MARY...
     UPPER ST. MARTIN...VERMILION...WEST CAMERON.

     COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY UNTIL 7 AM CDT SUNDAY FOR THE FOLLOWING
     ZONES: EAST CAMERON...VERMILION...WEST CAMERON.

TX...FLASH FLOOD WATCH THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING FOR THE FOLLOWING
     ZONES: JEFFERSON...ORANGE.

GM...NONE.
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