Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
601 AM CDT Mon Oct 21 2019

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
221100-
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-
601 AM CDT Mon Oct 21 2019

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

Widespread showers and numerous thunderstorms can be expected
along and ahead of a cold front which will pass through the
forecast area today.

A slight risk for severe thunderstorms is outlined for the entire
area for today. Straight line wind gusts will be the main hazard
although an isolated tornado or two cannot be ruled out.

A marginal risk for excessive rainfall is outlined for the entire
area for today. Intense rainfall rates with the stronger
showers and storms may cause local street flooding or flooding of
low-lying poor drainage areas.

In addition, minor coastal flooding will be possible around high
tide this morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

After drier and cooler weather into mid-week, another front will
bring the chance of thunderstorms for Thursday into Friday.
Locally heavy downpours, gusty winds, and occasional cloud to
ground lightning will be possible with the storms.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation should not be needed.

$$

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-221100-
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-
601 AM CDT Mon Oct 21 2019

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

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Elevated southerly winds in response to low pressure over the
Southern Plains will linger through this morning. Meanwhile,
widespread shower and thunderstorm activity can also be expected
through today...locally higher winds and seas along with reduced
visibilities in heavy rains can be expected near the convection.
In addition, occasional cloud to water lightning can be expected
with the storms.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday

Winds will become northerly and increase behind the front into
Tuesday.

Strong north winds may occur over the coastal waters next Friday
into Saturday behind another cold front.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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