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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
440 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

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440 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 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
A cold front will move through southwest and south central
Louisiana this morning. Showers and thunderstorms will accompany
the front. A few storms may reach severe limits with large hail
the main threat. Torrential rain may lead to flash flooding
this morning especially near the Acadiana region.

Wind gusts ahead of the front may reach 35 to 40 mph.
However..winds will diminish across the area beginning this

Dry weather is forecasted for tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday
No hazardous weather is expected Monday and Tuesday. A cold front
and upper level disturbance will approach the area by the middle
of this week. Rain chances will increase Tuesday night and will
be high on Wednesday and Wednesday night. At this time, organized
severe weather is not expected. Locally heavy rain will be

Drier weather is expected beginning Thursday and continuing
through Saturday.

Spotters are requested to remain activated through this morning.


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