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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
600 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-091400-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-
WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-WEST BATON ROUGE-
EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-ST. JAMES-
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-
ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
600 PM CST MON FEB 8 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A WIND ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT TONIGHT FOR COASTAL AREAS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA SOUTH OF LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN...INCLUDING THE NEW ORLEANS
METRO AREA. NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH
CAN BE EXPECTED. THE WINDY CONDITIONS WILL LEAD TO DIFFICULT DRIVING
CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY ON ELEVATED ROADWAYS AND ALONG EAST/WEST
ORIENTED HIGHWAYS AND INTERSTATES.

STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW AND ROUGH SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO RESULT IN
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR BOATING ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR LAKES PONTCHARTRAIN AND
MAUREPAS AND MISSISSIPPI SOUND. A GALE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR ALL
OF THE OPEN COASTAL WATERS AND CHANDELEUR AND BRETON SOUNDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

STRONG OFFSHORE FLOW AND ROUGH SEAS WILL CONTINUE ON TUESDAY
WITH SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES AND GALE WARNINGS REMAINING IN EFFECT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS IS NOT EXPECTED.

$$




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