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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
558 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

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558 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

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

Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected from late
morning through the afternoon. Activity is expected to diminish
by sunset.

While organized or widespread severe weather is not expected,
some storms could produce strong gusty winds along with frequent
cloud to ground lightning and locally heavy rainfall.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected again Wednesday,
mainly during the afternoon and evening. Storms are not expected
to be severe, although some storms could produce gusty winds along
with frequent cloud to ground lightning and very heavy rainfall.

Weather conditions Thursday through the weekend will be highly
dependent on the evolution and track of a low pressure area moving
north through the gulf of Mexico. Should the low track towards the
northern gulf coast widespread heavy rainfall will be possible. Please
continue to closely monitor the forecast for the end of the week
and into the weekend.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


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