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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
204 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways.  Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks.  Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.

For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

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204 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The flood warning continues for
  the Little River Of Louisiana Near Rochelle.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  1:30 PM Saturday The stage was 35.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 36.0 feet by
  Tuesday evening then begin falling.
* Impact...at 35.0 feet...Expect considerable lowland flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3179 9234 3149 9218 3149 9225 3161 9240 3179 9239

$$

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1207 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..

  Black River At Acme affecting Avoyelles...Catahoula and Concordia
  Parishes


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Mississippi River forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred
and that which is forecast to occur over the next 48 hours.

Additional information is available at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

The next regularly scheduled update is expected tonight between 8 and
10 PM.

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1207 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Acme
* from Wednesday March 14 until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Saturday the stage was 35.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Wednesday March 14.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Black River
Acme           48  35.8 Sat 11 AM  37.4  39.3  40.4  48.0 07 AM 03/14


&&


LAT...LON 3120 9208 3139 9199 3141 9168 3124 9166
      3100 9165 3100 9173



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1152 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Arkansas...Mississippi...Louisiana...

  Mississippi River Near Arkansas City affecting Chicot...Desha...
  Bolivar and Washington Counties

  Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East Carroll...
  Issaquena and Washington Counties

  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
  Wilkinson Counties/Parishes


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Mississippi River forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred
and that which is forecast to occur over the next 48 hours.

Additional information is available at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

The next regularly scheduled update is expected tonight between 8 and
10 PM.

&&

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1152 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday March 22...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* from late Tuesday night to Thursday March 22.
* At 11:00 AM Saturday the stage was 42.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Wednesday February
  28 and will continue to rise to near 54.0 feet  Wednesday March 14.
* Impact...At 53.0 feet...Some camps and houses are flooded around
  Fort Adams.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in old downtown
  area of Fort Adams.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Carthage Point Road becomes impassable.
* Impact...At 47.0 feet...Water begins to enter the former Belwood
  Golf Course and Carthage Point Road area south of Natchez.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Water under some buildings around Fort
  Adams, Mississippi.
* Impact...At 44.0 feet...Some camps and most access roads are flooded
  along Lake Mary.
* Impact...At 43.0 feet...Water covers Thornburg Lake Road in the area
  known as Anna`s Bottom which is north of Natchez. Also, Lake Mary
  Road is under water.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  42.6 Sat 11 AM  43.8  45.4  46.9  54.0 07 AM 03/14


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
1137 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Texas...

  Neches River Near Town Bluff

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas...

  Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake
  Red River Near Alexandria
  Calcasieu River Near Oakdale
  Calcasieu River Near Oberlin
  Bayou Anacoco Near Rosepine
  Sabine River Near Bon Wier
  Neches River Near Evadale
  Neches River at Neches River Saltwater Barrier
  Neches River Near Beaumont
  Village Creek Near Kountze
  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River Near Kinder
  Sabine River Near Deweyville

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1137 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Red River Near Alexandria.
* from Monday afternoon until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 26.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by Monday afternoon and continue
  to rise to near 36.5 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact...At stages near 35.0 feet...Considerable overflow below
  Alexandria to the confluence with the Black River occurs. Backwater
  flooding worsens along inflow bayous that drain into the Red River.
* Impact...At stages near 33.0 feet...Backwater flooding begins
  along Bayou Maria and Huffman Creeks east of Pineville.
* Impact...At stages near 32.0 feet...Flooding of lowland areas near
  the river occurs and recreational boating is affected.

&&

LAT...LON 3125 9227 3138 9185 3122 9173 3105 9223
      3143 9285 3160 9271

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
1036 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
  Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

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1036 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* from Tuesday evening to Thursday March 22.
* At  9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 44.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage the evening of
  Tuesday February 27th and will continue to rise to near 56.0 feet
  by the morning of Thursday March 15th.
* Impact...At 54.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
  farm land.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Access roads will be inundated and
  evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
  people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
  the levees must be complete.
* Impact...At 46.0 feet...River traffic will become dangerous. A levee
  crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
  Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
  recommended.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
  Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
  evacuation of the island is recommended.

&&

LAT...LON 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153

$$

Flood Warning
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
1034 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...The National Weather Service in New Orleans Baton Rouge has issued
a flood warning for the following rivers in Louisiana...

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
  West Baton Rouge Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

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1034 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The National Weather Service in New Orleans/Baton Rouge has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* from Saturday March 03 to Thursday March 22.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 28.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage on Saturday March
  3rd and will continue to rise to near 39.5 feet by Friday March 16th.
* Impact...At 38.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
  river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
  safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
  river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
  safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...River islands from Red River Landing
  downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9113 3032 9130 3071 9159 3074 9130

$$


Lake Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
403 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...Gusty winds will continue across portions of the region through
sunset...

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Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-Columbia-Union-Caddo-Bossier-
Webster-Claiborne-Lincoln-De Soto-Red River-Bienville-Jackson-
Ouachita-Sabine-Natchitoches-Winn-Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-Bowie-
Cass-Upshur-Marion-Gregg-Harrison-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-
Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
Including the cities of Hope, Prescott, Texarkana, Stamps,
Lewisville, Bradley, Magnolia, El Dorado, Shreveport,
Bossier City, Minden, Springhill, Homer, Haynesville, Ruston,
Farmerville, Bernice, Mansfield, Stonewall, Logansport,
Coushatta, Martin, Arcadia, Ringgold, Gibsland, Jonesboro,
Monroe, Many, Zwolle, Pleasant Hill, Natchitoches, Winnfield,
Colfax, Montgomery, Dry Prong, Clarks, Grayson, Columbia, Jena,
Midway, Olla, Atlanta, Linden, Hughes Springs, Queen City,
Gilmer, Big Sandy, Jefferson, Longview, Marshall, Jacksonville,
Rusk, Henderson, Carthage, Nacogdoches, Center, Lufkin,
San Augustine, Hemphill, and Pineland
403 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* EVENT...Southerly winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to near 30 mph.

* TIMING...Through this evening.

* IMPACT...A Rough chop on area lakes will create hazardous
  boating conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to taking on
water and capsizing.

&&

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Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1115 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...Wind Advisory in effect for the rest of today...

.A tight pressure gradient along with elevated winds above the
surface will result in strong and gusty south winds the rest of
the afternoon. Winds will decrease by early evening.

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250000-
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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-
Including the cities of Fort Polk, Pickering, Leesville, Slagle,
Alexandria, Pineville, Effie, Marksville, Bunkie, Cottonport,
Simmesport, Mansura, Bundick Lake, De Ridder, Fields, Oretta,
Oakdale, Kinder, Ville Platte, Beaver, St. Landry, Mamou,
Reddell, Lawtell, Opelousas, Eunice, Lake Charles, Sulphur,
Hathaway, Jennings, Topsy, Roanoke, Welsh, Lake Arthur, Crowley,
Rayne, Branch, Church Point, Richard, Lafayette, Breaux Bridge,
Cade, St. Martinville, Abbeville, Intracoastal City, Meaux,
Forked Island, Kaplan, New Iberia, Morgan City, Burns Point,
Centerville, Franklin, Patterson, Berwick, Bayou Vista,
Stephensville, Hackberry, Johnson Bayou, Grand Lake, Klondike,
Cameron, Creole, Grand Chenier, Rutherford Beach, Town Bluff,
Fred, Hillister, Ivanhoe, Spurger, Warren, Woodville, Lumberton,
Silsbee, Beaumont, Sabine Pass, Sea Rim State Park, Orange,
Vidor, Bridge City, Holly Springs, Jasper, Kirbyville,
Magnolia Springs, Mt. Union, Roganville, Burkeville, Farrsville,
Jamestown, Newton, Wiergate, Bleakwood, Call, Gist, Buna,
Evadale, and Deweyville
1115 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect until 6 PM CST this evening.

* TIMING...the rest of today.

* WINDS...around 20 mph sustained with gusts to near 30 mph.

* IMPACTS...Loose lawn objects will be blown around. Travel may
  become difficult, especially for high profile vehicles, on open
  roadways and bridges.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 20 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.

&&

$$

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Rip Current Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Mobile AL
232 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...A HIGH RISK OF DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AT AREA BEACHES THROUGH
SUNDAY...

.Moderate winds and a large tidal cycle will allow for the
increased formation of dangerous rip currents though Sunday.

ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-250445-
/O.CON.KMOB.RP.S.0004.000000T0000Z-180226T0000Z/
Mobile Coastal-Baldwin Coastal-Escambia Coastal-
Santa Rosa Coastal-Okaloosa Coastal-
232 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY
AFTERNOON...

* WHERE...Gulf beaches of Alabama and the Western Florida
  Panhandle.

* IMPACTS...Frequent life-threatening rip currents are expected.
  The surf is dangerous for all levels of swimmers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

There is a high risk of rip currents. Rip currents are life-
threatening to anyone entering the surf. Swim near a lifeguard.
If caught in a rip current remain calm. Don`t fight the current.
Swim in a direction following the shoreline. If unable to escape,
face the shore and call or wave for help. If tired, float or
tread water until out of the rip current.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
432 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-252200-
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-
432 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Gulf of Mexico.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Gusty South winds will gradually decrease this evening as a cold
front begins to push into the area. Small craft should exercise
caution over the Gulf waters until midnight. With winds relaxing,
a brief period of patchy sea fog is possible after midnight
tonight into Sunday morning for the nearshore coastal waters west
of Cameron. Showers and thunderstorms will accompany the front
tonight as it nears the coast.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

The cold front is expected to stall near or just offshore the
coastline Sunday morning, and remain nearly stationary through the
day Sunday. Showers and thunderstorms will continue through the
day Sunday before coming to an end Monday as the front is finally
driven out of the area. A brief period of light to modest offshore
flow will prevail Monday with winds turning east and then
southeast on Tuesday. South winds will strengthen a bit Wednesday
ahead of another front forecast to cross the coastal waters
Wednesday night, with a light to modest offshore flow behind this
front closing out the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected tonight or Sunday.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
432 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

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252200-
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-
432 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Louisiana, south central Louisiana, southwest Louisiana, west
central Louisiana, and southeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

A wind advisory remains in effect until 6 pm this evening for
south winds of 15 to 20 mph gusting up to 30 mph. Winds will
diminish this evening.

Showers and thunderstorms will continue this afternoon into
tonight in response to a cold front pushing through the area. Some
of these storms will have the potential to be strong to severe
with damaging winds the primary hazard. Rainfall totals for the
event which will continue through Sunday night are expected to be
in the one to two inch range, with locally higher amounts possible.
This could lead to localized street flooding.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Ongoing showers and thunderstorms associated with a stalled
frontal boundary will continue through the day Sunday before
coming to an end Sunday night into early Monday morning. The
threat for severe weather will continue Sunday morning, but will
gradually diminish through the day. Heavy rainfall will remain a
threat through the day Sunday with localized street flooding
possible.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms will develop once again
Tuesday and Wednesday as increasing moisture returns to the area.
A cold front will move through the area Wednesday night producing
scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms and ushering in
cooler, drier air for the end of the week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected tonight or Sunday.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Jackson MS
242 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

LAZ024-026-MSZ046-049>066-072>074-251200-
Catahoula-Concordia-Kemper-Rankin-Scott-Newton-Lauderdale-
Claiborne-Copiah-Simpson-Smith-Jasper-Clarke-Jefferson-Adams-
Franklin MS-Lincoln-Lawrence-Jefferson Davis-Covington-Jones-
Marion-Lamar-Forrest-
242 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of northeast
Louisiana, central Mississippi, east central Mississippi, and
south central Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Tonight and Sunday...

FLOODING
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Tonight through Sunday

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS
THREAT...Marginal
TIMING...Tonight

NON-THUNDERSTORM WINDS
THREAT...Limited
TIMING...Tonight

Southerly winds will gust up to 30 to 35 mph this afternoon and
evening.

For tonight, a squall line containing the potential for damaging
winds will move across the area, mainly from late evening into
the early morning. Brief, but intense rainfall rates could cause
flash flooding.

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.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday night through Friday...

There is limited threat for flash flooding as another round of
potentially heavy rainfall is expected from late Sunday through
Sunday night.

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.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.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1214 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

LAZ005-006-010>014-017>022-TXZ149>153-165>167-251815-
Lincoln-Union-De Soto-Red River-Bienville-Jackson-Ouachita-Sabine-
Natchitoches-Winn-Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-
Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
1214 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of north central
Louisiana, northwest Louisiana, east Texas and northeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

Widespread thunderstorms, some severe with damaging winds,
tornadoes, and possibly large hail, are expected this afternoon
and evening. This threat will gradually diminish by late tonight.
In addition to the severe threat, heavy rainfall may bring the
possibility of flooding, especially of low lying and poor drainage
areas through tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday...

Additional chances for showers and thunderstorms remain in the
forecast for Sunday afternoon and evening, and this may bring the
possibility of flash flooding once again before coming to an
end late Sunday night.

Storms will return again by Tuesday into Wednesday bringing the
possibility of more flash flooding, river flooding, and severe
thunderstorms to our region.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel...amateur radio
operators...and storm spotters will likely be needed through
tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1029 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

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>082-250430-
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-
1029 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Southeast
Louisiana...South Mississippi and the adjacent coastal waters.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Scattered showers and a few thunderstorms are forecast for
this afternoon with numerous showers and embedded thunderstorms
possible after midnight. A few strong to marginally severe
thunderstorms will be possible over portions of south central and
east central Louisiana and south Mississippi, mainly northwest of
a line from Baton Rouge to Tylertown. Main concern from
thunderstorms will be strong to damaging wind gusts and cloud to
ground lightning. In addition there is a small risk of locally
very heavy rainfall in the same location.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday

Thunderstorms are possible Sunday afternoon and Sunday night. A
few storms may be strong with strong wind gusts being the primary
concern. In addition, rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are
expected with locally higher amounts possible Sunday and more so
Sunday Night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not requested at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Mobile AL
755 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

ALZ051>060-261>264-FLZ201-203-205-MSZ067-075-076-078-079-251400-
Choctaw-Washington-Clarke-Wilcox-Monroe-Conecuh-Butler-Crenshaw-
Escambia-Covington-Mobile Inland-Baldwin Inland-Mobile Central-
Baldwin Central-Escambia Inland-Santa Rosa Inland-Okaloosa Inland-
Wayne-Perry-Greene-Stone-George-
755 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for south central Alabama,
southwest Alabama, northwest Florida and southeast Mississippi.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected this afternoon into
tonight. A few strong to marginal severe storms are possible
northwest of a Wiggins MS to Thomasville AL line. Damaging winds are
the primary threat.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

There is a high risk of dangerous rip currents through Sunday.

Numerous to definite showers with embedded thunderstorms are
expected Sunday and Sunday night. A few strong to marginal severe
storms are possible, with damaging winds are the primary threat.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Mobile AL
755 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

ALZ265-266-FLZ202-204-206-251400-
Mobile Coastal-Baldwin Coastal-Escambia Coastal-Santa Rosa Coastal-
Okaloosa Coastal-
755 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southwest Alabama and
northwest Florida.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov/mob (see
Fast Access Product Section) for more information about the
following hazards.

   High Rip Current Risk.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov/mob (see
Fast Access Product Section) for more information about the
following hazards.

   High Rip Current Risk.

There is a high risk of dangerous rip currents through Sunday.

Scattered to numerous showers with embedded thunderstorms are
expected Sunday and Sunday night. A few strong to marginal severe
storms are possible, with damaging winds the primary threat.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$


Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
306 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

LAZ005-006-010>014-017>022-TXZ149>153-165>167-242330-
Lincoln-Union-De Soto-Red River-Bienville-Jackson-Ouachita-Sabine-
Natchitoches-Winn-Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-
Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
Including the cities of Ruston, Farmerville, Bernice, Mansfield,
Stonewall, Logansport, Coushatta, Martin, Arcadia, Ringgold,
Gibsland, Jonesboro, Monroe, Many, Zwolle, Pleasant Hill,
Natchitoches, Winnfield, Colfax, Montgomery, Dry Prong, Clarks,
Grayson, Columbia, Jena, Midway, Olla, Jacksonville, Rusk,
Henderson, Carthage, Nacogdoches, Center, Lufkin, San Augustine,
Hemphill, and Pineland
306 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

.NOW...
Scattered showers and thunderstorms continue to move to the northeast
across portions of Deep East Texas and Northern Louisiana. The
stronger storms may produce gusty winds and brief heavy rainfall.
Expect thunderstorms to increase in coverage and intensity from
the west later this afternoon.

$$

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