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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
500 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 2018

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500 AM CDT Tue Aug 21 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 today as a weak
frontal boundary moves slowly south over the region. The highest
chances are expected mainly along and south of a line from Kountze
to Opelousas. While severe storms are not anticipated, a few
stronger storms will be accompanied by occasional to frequent
cloud to ground lightning, gusty winds, and brief heavy downpours.

Showers and thunderstorms are expected to decrease from north to
south through the evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday
Dry weather is expected to prevail Wednesday through Friday,
although some isolated showers or storms will be possible over
Acadiana during the day Friday.

A return to more scattered seabreeze-induced showers and
thunderstorms are expected over the weekend and into early next

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.


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