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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
325 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE WESTERN FLORIDA
PANHANDLE AND SOUTHERN ALABAMA ALONG AND EAST OF INTERSTATE 65
TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...

.WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE REGION
TUESDAY MORNING AND PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT AHEAD OF AN
APPROACHING COLD FRONT. PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL ARE LIKELY AND
AVERAGE RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED...WITH LOCALIZED
AMOUNTS OF 6 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE. THIS RAINFALL WILL LIKELY RESULT
IN NUMEROUS MINOR FLOODING ISSUES...ESPECIALLY IN URBAN AND LOW LYING
AREAS. FLASH FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE IN AREAS WHERE THUNDERSTORMS
REPEATEDLY MOVE OVER THE SAME AREAS...PARTICULARLY IN URBAN CORRIDORS.
MINOR FLOODING ALONG A FEW RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST ALABAMA AND THE
WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

ALZ056>064-FLZ001>006-230600-
/O.NEW.KMOB.FF.A.0013.141223T1200Z-141224T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-
UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-
COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-COASTAL SANTA ROSA-
INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EVERGREEN...GREENVILLE...LUVERNE...
BRANTLEY...ATMORE...BREWTON...EAST BREWTON...ANDALUSIA...OPP...
MOBILE...PRICHARD...SARALAND...BAY MINETTE...TILLMANS CORNER...
THEODORE...DAPHNE...FAIRHOPE...FOLEY...SPANISH FORT...CENTURY...
FLOMATON...MOLINO...FERRY PASS...BRENT...WEST PENSACOLA...
BELLVIEW...ENSLEY...MYRTLE GROVE...JAY...PACE...MILTON...
CRESTVIEW...WRIGHT...NICEVILLE...SEMINOLE...EGLIN AFB
325 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST
  FLORIDA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN ALABAMA...
  BUTLER...CONECUH...COVINGTON...CRENSHAW...ESCAMBIA...LOWER
  BALDWIN...LOWER MOBILE...UPPER BALDWIN AND UPPER MOBILE. IN
  NORTHWEST FLORIDA...COASTAL ESCAMBIA...COASTAL OKALOOSA...
  COASTAL SANTA ROSA...INLAND ESCAMBIA...INLAND OKALOOSA AND
  INLAND SANTA ROSA.

* FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT

* RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OF 6
  TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* MINOR FLOODING IN URBAN AND LOW LYING AREAS IS LIKELY...WITH THE
  POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING IN URBAN CORRIDORS WHERE THUNDERSTORMS
  REPEATEDLY MOVE OVER THE SAME LOCATION. MINOR FLOODING ALONG A FEW
  RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST ALABAMA AND THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE IS
  ALSO POSSIBLE...PARTICULARLY IF THE HIGHER RAINFALL TOTALS ARE
  REALIZED.

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.

&&

$$


Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
814 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH RISK OF DEADLY RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND
NORTHWEST FLORIDA THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.BEACH SUPERVISORS IN GULF SHORES ARE REPORTING INCREASING SURF AND
SWELL THIS EVENING...WITH RIP CURRENTS BECOMING MORE ORGANIZED. AN
INCREASING ONSHORE FLOW LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT AHEAD OF
AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT WILL BRING A CONTINUED HIGH POTENTIAL OF
DEADLY RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST
FLORIDA THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

ALZ063-064-FLZ002-004-006-231000-
/O.NEW.KMOB.RP.S.0021.141223T0214Z-141224T1200Z/
LOWER MOBILE-LOWER BALDWIN-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-COASTAL SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL OKALOOSA-
814 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF INCREASING WINDS AND SWELL WILL LEAD
  TO AN INCREASING FREQUENCY OF DEADLY RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE BEACHES
  OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA THROUGH AT LEAST LATE TUESDAY
  NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...
JETTIES AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH
PATROL. PAY ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO
NOT ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$


PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE
NEW RIP CURRENT HAZARD...

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=RCVTECCHM


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
747 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-015-016-023>026-MSZ018-019-025>030-032>037-
040>043-047-053-240200-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-RICHLAND-
MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-BOLIVAR-
SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-CHOCTAW-
OKTIBBEHA-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-HOLMES-ATTALA-ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-
YAZOO-MADISON MS-WARREN-CLAIBORNE-
747 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
ARKANSAS...NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...NORTH
CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI...AND WEST CENTRAL
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

FOG
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

PATCHY DENSE FOG CAPABLE OF REDUCING VISIBILITIES DOWN TO A QUARTER
MILE OR LESS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=3)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH NEXT SUNDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
747 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

MSZ031-038-039-044>046-048>052-054>056-059>061-240200-
LOWNDES-WINSTON-NOXUBEE-LEAKE-NESHOBA-KEMPER-HINDS-RANKIN-SCOTT-
NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-COPIAH-SIMPSON-SMITH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-
FRANKLIN MS-
747 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
MISSISSIPPI...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI...
AND SOUTHWEST MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

FOG
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TUESDAY

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TUESDAY

THERE IS A LIMITED RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ON TUESDAY. LARGE
HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS AND TORNADOES ARE POSSIBLE.

IN ADDITION...PATCHY DENSE FOG CAPABLE OF REDUCING VISIBILITIES DOWN
TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=2)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION TUESDAY.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
747 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

MSZ057-058-062>066-072>074-240200-
JASPER-CLARKE-LINCOLN-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-
MARION-LAMAR-FORREST-
747 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL
MISSISSIPPI...SOUTH CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...AND SOUTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY

TORNADOES
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TUESDAY

FOG
THREAT...LIMITED
TIMING...TONIGHT

THERE IS A LIMITED RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT. DAMAGING
WINDS ARE THE MAIN RISK ALTHOUGH TORNADOES CANNOT BE RULED OUT.

THERE WILL BE A CONTINUED RISK FOR SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ON TUESDAY.
LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS AND TORNADOES ARE POSSIBLE.

IN ADDITION...PATCHY DENSE FOG CAPABLE OF REDUCING VISIBILITIES DOWN
TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING.

(WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/GRAPHICAST.PHP?SITE=JAN&GC=1)

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER CALL TO ACTION STATEMENT...
THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE REGION TONIGHT
THROUGH TUESDAY.

$$

23

&&

...HAZARD LEGEND...

*FOG*
EXTREME...WIDESPREAD FOG WITH VISIBILITIES NEAR ZERO.
HIGH...FOG WITH VISIBILITIES LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO 1/4 MILE
 LIKELY.
ELEVATED...FOG WITH VISIBILITIES LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO 1/4 MILE
 POSSIBLE.
LIMITED...PATCHY FOG WITH VISIBILITIES LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO 1/4
 MILE POSSIBLE.

*TORNADOES*
EXTREME...CONFIDENT IN STRONG TORNADOES WITH RATINGS EF2 OR
 GREATER.
HIGH...STRONG TORNADOES POSSIBLE WITH RATINGS EF2 OR GREATER.
ELEVATED...CONFIDENT IN TORNADOES.
LIMITED...TORNADOES POSSIBLE.

*SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS*
EXTREME...CONFIDENT IN SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH WIND GUSTS OF
 75 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 2 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
HIGH...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE WITH WIND GUSTS OF 75 MPH
 OR GREATER AND/OR 2 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
ELEVATED...CONFIDENT IN SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH WINDS GUSTS OF
 60 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 1 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.
LIMITED...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE WITH WIND GUSTS OF 60
 MPH OR GREATER AND/OR 1 INCH DIAMETER OR LARGER HAIL.


...USEFUL WEATHER WEB PAGES (URLS)...

NWS JAN HOME PAGE...
   WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN
STAY AWARE, STAY SAFE NWS JAN BRIEFING PAGE...
   WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/JAN/?N=SAFE
FIND NWS JAN ON FACEBOOK...
   WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSJACKSONMS
FOLLOW NWS JAN ON TWITTER...
   @NWSJACKSONMS

...ADDITIONAL URLS FOR SEVERE WEATHER ISSUES...

STORM PREDICTION CENTER (SPC)...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/
SPC...MESO ANALYSIS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/EXPER/MESOANALYSIS/NEW/#
SPC...DAY 1 THROUGH 3 OUTLOOKS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/PRODUCTS/OUTLOOK/
SPC...STORM REPORTS...
   WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/CLIMO/
NWS JAN CURRENT SVR/TOR WATCHES...
   WWW.SRH.NOAA.GOV/RTIMAGES/JAN/WATCH/TOASVA.PNG

   PLEASE CONVERT ALL WEB ADDRESSES TO LOWER CASE BEFORE ENTERING!

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
635 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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>082-231245-
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-
635 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT. ORGANIZED SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS ARE NOT ANTICIPATED THOUGH ONE OR TWO MAY BECOME
STRONG TO MARGINALLY SEVERE OVERNIGHT. ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT
DEVELOP WILL HAVE SOME POTENTIAL TO BECOME SEVERE...WITH DAMAGING
WINDS GUSTS AND ISOLATED TORNADOES BEING THE PRIMARY THREATS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THE THREAT OF SEVERE WEATHER WILL INCREASE AFTER SUNRISE ON
TUESDAY. THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY
AND TUESDAY NIGHT. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP DURING
THE AFTERNOON HOURS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LARGE HAIL AND
DAMAGING WIND GUSTS OVER AREAS GENERALLY WEST OF I-55 CORRIDOR.
MORE ORGANIZED STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS AND A POSSIBLE SQUALL LINE
CAN THEN BE EXPECTED IN THE LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
HOURS. THIS TIME PERIOD COULD SEE DAMAGING WIND GUSTS UP TO 65
MPH...ISOLATED TORNADOES AND SOME LARGE HAIL. THE THREAT OF SEVERE
WEATHER WILL END FROM WEST TO EAST WITH COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE
AROUND MIDNIGHT.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES MAY BE NEEDED TUESDAY AFTERNOON OVER THE
COASTAL WATERS FOR STRONG ONSHORE FLOW. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES
WILL BE REQUIRED AND POSSIBLY GALE WARNINGS FOR PORTIONS OF THE
COASTAL WATERS LATE TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY FOR STRONG
NORTHERLY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT NEEDED TODAY.
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED TUESDAY FROM NOON
THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
412 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

ALZ051>064-FLZ001>006-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-232215-
CHOCTAW-WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-
ESCAMBIA-COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-
LOWER BALDWIN-INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-WAYNE-PERRY-
GREENE-STONE-GEORGE-
412 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ALABAMA...SOUTHWEST ALABAMA...NORTHWEST FLORIDA AND SOUTHEAST
MISSISSIPPI.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE AREA THROUGH TONIGHT. CURRENTLY...THE THREAT OF SEVERE WEATHER
IS LOW...BUT A FEW STRONG STORMS ARE POSSIBLE.

AREAS OF FOG...POSSIBLY DENSE AT TIMES...WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT
AND EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

A MODERATE RISK FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS WILL CONTINUE ALONG AREA
BEACHES THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS
ACROSS THE REGION AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT TUESDAY AND
TUESDAY NIGHT. A FEW STORMS COULD BECOME SEVERE...PARTICULARLY
TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND TUESDAY EVENING. DAMAGING WINDS AND ISOLATED
TORNADOES WILL BE THE PRIMARY SEVERE WEATHER THREATS.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THE WESTERN FLORIDA PANHANDLE
AND PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST ALABAMA ALONG AND EAST OF INTERSTATE 65.
AVERAGE RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED IN THE WATCH
AREA...WITH LOCALIZED TOTALS OF 6 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE. WEST OF
INTERSTATE 65...RAINFALL TOTALS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE LIKELY WITH
LOCALLY HIGHER TOTALS. THIS RAINFALL WILL LIKELY RESULT IN MINOR
FLOODING ISSUES IN URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...WITH FLASH
FLOODING POSSIBLE MAINLY IN URBAN CORRIDORS WHERE THUNDERSTORMS
REPEATEDLY MOVE OVER THE SAME LOCATION.

A MODERATE RISK FOR DANGEROUS RIP CURRENT WILL BE LIKELY TUESDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. THESE CONDITIONS MAY BE ELEVATED TO A HIGH RISK BY
TUESDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF SKYWARN SEVERE STORM SPOTTER NETWORKS WILL LIKELY BE
REQUIRED TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
412 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

GMZ630>635-650-655-670-675-232215-
NORTHERN MOBILE BAY-SOUTHERN MOBILE BAY-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
PERDIDO BAY-PENSACOLA BAY SYSTEM-CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
412 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE COASTAL
WATERS OF ALABAMA AND NORTHWEST FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FOG IS POSSIBLE IN AREA BAYS AND SOUNDS TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT WILL BE LIKELY AHEAD AND IN THE
WAKE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT THAT MOVES ACROSS THE MARINE AREA EARLY
WEDNESDAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED LATE TUESDAY
THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY MORNING.

STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS TUESDAY
INTO TUESDAY NIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
400 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
231200-
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-
400 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

PATCHY FOG THIS MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO A FEW SHOWERS THIS
AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE REGION ON TUESDAY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED...WITH THE BEST CHANCE FOR STRONG
STORMS TO BE LOCATED IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA.

SOME FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED BY CHRISTMAS MORNING
ACROSS PARTS OF EAST TEXAS AND CENTRAL LOUISIANA.

BY SATURDAY...ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
400 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-231200-
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-
400 AM CST MON DEC 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A FEW SHOWERS COULD MOVE ACROSS THE COASTAL LAKES AND WATERS TODAY
AND TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

BEHIND A COLD FRONT ON TUESDAY...WINDS AND SEAS WILL INCREASE
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES WILL BE LIKELY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED.

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