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Coastal Flood Watch

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
327 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

...ALREADY HIGH TIDES WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE...

.PERSISTENT EASTERLY WINDS AND A LARGE TIDAL CYCLE HAVE LED TO
TIDES GENERALLY RUNNING ABOUT 0.5 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL. THESE
EASTERLY WINDS WILL NOT LET UP FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS AND COULD END
UP PICKING UP SOME. COMBINE THAT WITH A SWELL LIKELY DEVELOPING
FROM TROPICAL DEPRESSION 9 AND TIDES COULD RUN OVER 2 FEET ABOVE
NORMAL WEDNESDAY AND INTO THURSDAY.

LAZ040-050-058-060>062-064-067>070-072-MSZ080>082-300430-
/O.NEW.KLIX.CF.A.0001.160831T0000Z-160901T1200Z/
ST. TAMMANY-LIVINGSTON-ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-ST. CHARLES-
UPPER JEFFERSON-ORLEANS-UPPER ST. BERNARD-LOWER LAFOURCHE-
LOWER JEFFERSON-LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
327 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING.

* COASTAL FLOODING...TIDES POSSIBLY OVER 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL

* TIMING...LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY

* IMPACTS...TIDES AROUND 1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL WILL LEAD TO
  INUNDATION OF LOW LYING COASTAL ROADWAYS AND AREAS NOT TYPICALLY
  SUBJECT TO COASTAL FLOODING DURING HIGH TIDES OUTSIDE OF
  PROTECTION LEVEES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS FAVORABLE FOR
FLOODING ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. COASTAL RESIDENTS SHOULD BE
ALERT FOR LATER STATEMENTS OR WARNINGS...AND TAKE ACTION TO
PROTECT PROPERTY.

&&

$$

CAB




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1033 AM CDT MON AUG 29 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>082-300345-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER
LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
LOUISIANA OUT 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-
1033 AM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY...WITH THE GREATEST
CONCENTRATION ACROSS THE COASTAL AREAS OF LOUISIANA. SOME OF THE
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS...FREQUENT
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS OF RAIN. THE THUNDERSTORMS WILL
DIMINISH AFTER SUNSET.

SLIGHTLY HIGHER THAN NORMAL TIDES ARE EXPECTED ON EAST-FACING
SHORES MAINLY FROM THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO BAY ST
LOUIS MISSISSIPPI. TIDES WILL GENERALLY BE BETWEEN ONE HALF AND 1
FOOT ABOVE NORMAL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY DURING THE
PERIOD.
OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING...BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL AND GUSTY WINDS CAN
BE
EXPECTED FROM ANY STORMS.

SLIGHTLY HIGHER THAN NORMAL TIDES ARE EXPECTED ON EAST-FACING
SHORES MAINLY FROM THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO BAY ST
LOUIS MISSISSIPPI AND IN LAKE BORGNE TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. TIDE
LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO LOWER THURSDAY AND ONWARD...BUT WILL BE
HIGHLY DEPENDENT ON THE FUTURE TRACK AND INTENSITY OF TROPICAL
DEPRESSION NINE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED BUT SPOTTERS SHOULD MONITOR
LATEST FORECASTS AND ADVISORIES REGARDING TROPICAL DEPRESSION
NINE.

$$




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