Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
454 AM CDT THU JUL 17 2014

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
181130-
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-
454 AM CDT THU JUL 17 2014

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

A SURFACE BOUNDARY WILL LIFT NORTH OUT OF THE COASTAL WATERS BRINGING
A SURGE OF GULF MOISTURE. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
BE THE RESULT. SOME LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING WILL BE THE MAIN HAZARDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL COMBINE WITH THE ABUNDANT MOISTURE
TO PRODUCE WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. DUE
TO THE HIGH MOISTURE CONTENT AVAILABLE...HIGH RAINFALL RATES WILL
BE POSSIBLE...LEADING TO LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND THE POSSIBILITY
OF STREET FLOODING AND FLOODING OF LOW LYING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.
ALSO...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE.
TYPICAL SCATTERED AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL THEN BE
POSSIBLE FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-181130-
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-
454 AM CDT THU JUL 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF THE NORTHWEST
GULF OF MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ONSHORE WINDS WILL RETURN AND INCREASE BY TONIGHT AS A SURFACE
BOUNDARY MOVES NORTH OUT OF THE GULF.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

MODERATE SOUTHERLY WINDS ON FRIDAY AS A DISTURBANCE MOVES OUT OF
THE PLAINS. THE DISTURBANCE WILL ALSO BRING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS FOR FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. VISIBILITIES WILL LIKELY
BE GREATLY REDUCED DUE TO HEAVY RAINFALL. ALSO...WINDS AND SEAS
WILL BE LOCALLY HIGHER NEAR STORMS...ALONG WITH FREQUENT CLOUD TO
WATER LIGHTNING. THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL BE MORE SCATTERED TO
ISOLATED IN NATURE NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

RUA





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