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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
320 PM CDT Wed Jul 17 2019

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-
320 PM CDT Wed Jul 17 2019

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

Isolated thunderstorms until sunset with occasional cloud to
ground lightning. Away from any convection the heat index will be
from 102F to 107F degrees until sundown.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

A few showers and thunderstorms through Friday with occasional
cloud to ground lightning the main hazard. Away from the
convection afternoon heat index values will be around 105F degrees.

Showers and thunderstorms will increase over the weekend into
early next week. Some locally heavy down pours and occasional
cloud to ground lightning will be the main concerns.


Spotter activation will not be needed.


Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
1130 AM CDT Wed Jul 17 2019

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

  Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice
  Calcasieu River Near Oberlin
  Calcasieu River Near Kinder
  West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State Park
  Bayou Nezpique Near Basile
  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau
  Sabine River Near Deweyville

1130 AM CDT Wed Jul 17 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 8.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 8.0 feet.
* Impact...At stages near 7.0 feet...Buildings at the foot of Ann
  Street on the river side of the flood wall will flood as water
  overtops the Rio Oil Company dock. Buildings on the river side of
  the Berwick floodwall will flood. River traffic restrictions will
  be strictly enforced. In addition, backwater flooding could
  potentially impact portions areas around Lake Palourde and

LAT...LON 2997 9124 2980 9110 2939 9113 2951 9154
      2986 9139 2995 9147


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