Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
300 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

.WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AS A SURGE OF COLD AIR SPILLS
SOUTH INTO THE REGION. WINDS WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE ON SATURDAY.

LAZ052>055-073-074-TXZ215-312100-
/O.NEW.KLCH.WI.Y.0020.141031T2100Z-141101T1200Z/
VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-LOWER ST. MARTIN-WEST CAMERON-
EAST CAMERON-JEFFERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ABBEVILLE...KAPLAN...NEW IBERIA...
MORGAN CITY...FRANKLIN...PATTERSON...BERWICK...BAYOU VISTA...
STEPHENSVILLE...HACKBERRY...HOLLY BEACH...CAMERON...
GRAND CHENIER...BEAUMONT...PORT ARTHUR
300 AM CDT FRI OCT 31 2014

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM CDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 7 AM
CDT SATURDAY.

* TIMING...WINDS INCREASE BY LATE AFTTERNOON INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 20 MPH...WITH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH NEAR THE
  COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20 TO 34 MPH ARE
EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

WINDS OVER LOCAL WATERWAYS COULD BE 5 MPH HIGHER THAN OVER LAND.
SMALL BOATS WILL BE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING.

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