Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
455 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
271130-
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-
455 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 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

AN EASTERLY WAVE/UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
INTO SOUTHEAST TEXAS TODAY. THIS WILL BRING AN ELEVATED CHANCE
FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO SOUTHEAST TEXAS ANYTIME IN THE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...SMALL CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS...WILL BE
POSSIBLE. DUE TO THE HIGH MOISTURE CONTENT IN THE ATMOSPHERE...LOCALLY
HEAVY DOWNPOURS WILL BE POSSIBLE...BRINGING A QUICK ONE TO TWO
INCHES OF RAINFALL. ALSO...OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THE STORMS

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ANOTHER EASTERLY WAVE AND SURFACE TROUGH...ALONG WITH AN UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY INTO
SUNDAY. A DECENT COVERAGE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE THE
RESULT. SOME OF THE STORMS COULD PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY DOWNPOURS
AND OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY FOR THE FORECAST PERIOD NEXT
TUESDAY INTO THURSDAY AS A LOT WILL DEPEND ON THE EVENTUAL
STRENGTH AND POSITION OF THE TROPICAL WAVE KNOWN AS 99L. AS IT
STANDS AT THIS POINT...THERE WOULD BE NO DIRECT IMPACTS. HOWEVER...DUE
TO THE UNCERTAINTY...ALL INTERESTS SHOULD CONTINUE TO MONITOR THIS
SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-271130-
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-
455 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A GOOD COVERAGE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY OFF THE SOUTHEAST TEXAS COAST. LOCALLY
HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAINFALL REDUCING
VISIBILITY...AND OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING CAN BE
EXPECTED WITH THE STORMS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A DECENT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO
THE WEEKEND. LOCALLY HIGHER WINDS AND SEAS...HEAVY RAINFALL
REDUCING VISIBILITY AND OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING WILL
REMAIN THE MAIN HAZARDS.

THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY FOR THE FORECAST PERIOD NEXT
TUESDAY INTO THURSDAY AS A LOT WILL DEPEND ON THE EVENTUAL
STRENGTH AND POSITION OF THE TROPICAL WAVE KNOWN AS 99L. AS IT
STANDS AT THIS POINT...THERE WOULD BE NO DIRECT IMPACTS.
HOWEVER...DUE TO THE UNCERTAINTY...ALL INTERESTS SHOULD CONTINUE
TO MONITOR THIS SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

RUA


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