Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
540 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
281045-
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-
540 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 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

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED
TODAY. THE HIGHEST RAIN CHANCES ARE EXPECTED ALONG AND SOUTH OF
INTERSTATE 10. AVERAGE RAINFALL AMOUNTS AROUND ONE INCH ARE
EXPECTED, BUT HIGH RAIN RATES AND LOCALLY HEAVY DOWNPOURS WILL
RESULT IN LOCALIZED FLOODING...ESPECIALLY IN URBAN AND LOW-LYING
AREAS. IN ADDITION...STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY
WINDS AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE AGAIN EXPECTED
ON SUNDAY...WITH THE GREATEST COVERAGE EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHEAST
TEXAS AND ALONG AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 10 IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA.
STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY DOWNPOURS RESULTING IN
LOCALIZED FLOODING...ALONG WITH FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS.

CONVECTIVE COVERAGE IS EXPECTED TO DECREASE SOME GOING INTO THE
NEW WORKWEEK. HOWEVER, THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY FOR THE
FORECAST PERIOD NEXT TUESDAY INTO THURSDAY WHICH WILL DEPEND ON
THE EVENTUAL STRENGTH AND POSITION OF THE TROPICAL WAVE KNOWN AS
99L. AT THIS POINT...NO DIRECT IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...DUE TO THE UNCERTAINTY...ALL INTERESTS SHOULD CONTINUE
TO MONITOR THIS SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-281045-
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-
540 AM CDT SAT AUG 27 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NUMEROUS TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED.
STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY DOWNPOURS REDUCING
VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN ONE MILE AT TIMES...ALONG WITH FREQUENT
CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

NUMEROUS TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
AGAIN ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY. STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
HEAVY DOWNPOURS REDUCING VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN ONE MILE AT
TIMES...ALONG WITH FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY
HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS.

THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY FOR THE FORECAST PERIOD NEXT
TUESDAY INTO THURSDAY WHICH WILL DEPEND ON THE EVENTUAL STRENGTH
AND POSITION OF THE TROPICAL WAVE KNOWN AS 99L. AT THIS
POINT...NO DIRECT IMPACTS ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS SYSTEM.
HOWEVER...DUE TO THE UNCERTAINTY...ALL INTERESTS SHOULD CONTINUE
TO MONITOR THE LATEST INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL HURRICANE
CENTER.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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