Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
550 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
251130-
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-
550 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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

Elevated and gusty southerly winds will occur today, especially
along the I-10 corridor. Wind speeds will be 15 to 25 mph with
higher gusts. A Wind Advisory will be in effect for locations
along and south of the I-10 corridor.

A line of showers and thunderstorms are expected Friday Night. A
Slight Risk of Severe Storms is outlined by the Storm Prediction
Center (SPC) northwest of a Beaumont to Marksville line.
Meanwhile, A Marginal Risk is outlined for the remainder of the
forecast area. Damaging straightline wind gusts is the main
concern. Isolated large hail or an isolated tornado can not be
totally ruled out, especially in the slight risk area. Brief
torrential down pours and frequent cloud to ground lightning will
also be possible with the storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Another significant storm system is expected during the mid week.
Although predictably with this system may change, currently a
Slight Risk for severe storms is outlined by SPC for the forecast
area on late Wednesday into Wednesday Night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

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GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-251130-
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-
550 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Elevated and gusty southerly winds along with building seas will
make for Small Craft Advisory conditions through tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

Elevated southerly winds may occur on Sunday Night into Monday
with Small Craft Exercise Caution conditions. An active pattern
will bring another storm system during the mid-week. Small Craft
Advisory conditions along with strong storms may occur on late
Wednesday into early Thursday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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