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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
402 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

...HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE ON MONDAY...

.A THUNDERSTORM COMPLEX IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP OVERNIGHT OVER
TEXAS AND MOVE EAST ACROSS THE AREA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE FORECAST
TO BE ONE TO THREE INCHES ON MONDAY WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS UP TO
SIX INCHES POSSIBLE.

LAZ030>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ215-216-261-262-270515-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FF.A.0008.150427T1200Z-150428T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-
ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-
LOWER ST. MARTIN-WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-JEFFERSON-ORANGE-
SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE RIDDER...OAKDALE...KINDER...
VILLE PLATTE...MAMOU...OPELOUSAS...EUNICE...LAKE CHARLES...
SULPHUR...JENNINGS...LAKE ARTHUR...CROWLEY...RAYNE...
CHURCH POINT...LAFAYETTE...BREAUX BRIDGE...ST. MARTINVILLE...
ABBEVILLE...KAPLAN...NEW IBERIA...MORGAN CITY...FRANKLIN...
PATTERSON...BERWICK...BAYOU VISTA...STEPHENSVILLE...HACKBERRY...
CAMERON...BEAUMONT...PORT ARTHUR...ORANGE...VIDOR...BRIDGE CITY...
BUNA...DEWEYVILLE
402 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN LOUISIANA...ACADIA...
  ALLEN...BEAUREGARD...CALCASIEU...EAST CAMERON...EVANGELINE...
  IBERIA...JEFFERSON DAVIS...LAFAYETTE...LOWER ST. MARTIN...ST.
  LANDRY...ST. MARY...UPPER ST. MARTIN...VERMILION AND WEST
  CAMERON. IN TEXAS...JEFFERSON...ORANGE...SOUTHERN JASPER AND
  SOUTHERN NEWTON.

* FROM MONDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING

* NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
  TONIGHT OVER TEXAS AND PROGRESS EAST ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY.
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS OF UP TO 6 INCHES POSSIBLE

* AREAS THAT SEE HEAVY RAINFALL WITHIN A SHORT TIME COULD
  RECEIVE FLOOD WATER TO DEPTHS THAT WOULD IMPACT PROPERTY AND
  PEOPLE IN THOSE AREAS. AREA CREEKS...STREAMS AND RIVERS ARE
  ALSO LIKELY TO EXPERIENCE RISES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
605 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
271115-
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-
605 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
LOUISIANA...SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...WEST
CENTRAL LOUISIANA...EAST CENTRAL TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT
AREAS OF DENSE FOG CAN BE EXPECTED EARLY THIS MORNING AND A DENSE
FOG ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT.

ISOLATED SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE DURING THE
AFTERNOON ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS. NO SEVERE WEATHER IS
EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE BY MONDAY MORNING ACROSS
THE AREA AS A POTENT UPPER LEVEL LOW MOVES INTO TEXAS. CONDITIONS
LOOK QUITE FAVORABLE FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF SOME STRONG TO SEVERE
STORMS DURING THE DAY MONDAY INTO MONDAY EVENING. SPC CONTINUES TO
INDICATE A SLIGHT RISK FOR SEVERE STORMS...WITH DAMAGING
WINDS AND LARGE HAIL ARE THE LIKELIEST THREATS ALTHOUGH A FEW
TORNADOES WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE. IN ADDITION...MOISTURE WILL BE
ABUNDANT AND THIS WILL LEAD TO THE POSSIBILITY OF STORMS PRODUCING
VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ALONG WITH INTENSE RAINFALL RATES. FLOODING
WILL BE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY IN LOCATIONS WHERE TRAINING STORMS
DEVELOP. URBAN AND LOW-LYING AREAS WILL ESPECIALLY BE AT RISK FOR
FLOOD PROBLEMS THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

RAIN CHANCES WILL DIMINISH FROM WEST TO EAST TUESDAY...WITH DRY
WEATHER PREVAILING THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BECOME NECESSARY MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

$$



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