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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1018 AM CDT MON APR 13 2015

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-140330-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-
WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-WEST BATON ROUGE-
EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-ST. JAMES-
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-
ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
1018 AM CDT MON APR 13 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
TODAY AND A FEW COULD BE STRONG AND POSSIBLY SEVERE. MAIN RISK
WOULD BE STRONG TO DAMAGING WIND GUSTS AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING AS A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS MOVE THROUGH LATE
THIS MORNING AND MIDDAY. AN ISOLATED TORNADO OR WATERSPOUT IS ALSO
POSSIBLE.

IN ADDITION HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE AN ISSUE. A FLASH FLOOD WATCH
HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO NOW INCLUDE ALL AREAS ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE
INTERSTATE 10 AND 12 CORRIDORS. THE WATCH INCLUDES THE NEW
ORLEANS METRO AREA...THE BATON ROUGE METRO AREA...ALONG WITH ALL
OF COASTAL MISSISSIPPI.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH WILL REMAIN IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY.
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS AGAIN ON TUESDAY MAY
RESULT IN AREAS OF HEAVY RAINFALL WHICH COULD LEAD TO FLASH
FLOODING. THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH MAY FURTHER NEED TO BE EXTENDED
IN AREA AND TIME AS MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN LOOKS POSSIBLE THROUGH
MUCH OF THE WEEK.

OTHERWISE...SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN
BE EXPECTED EACH DAY DURING THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK WITH LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED BUT PLEASE REPORT ANY FLASH
FLOODING THAT MAY BE OCCURRING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCIES ALONG WITH OUR OFFICE.

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