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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
455 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
271130-
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-
455 AM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

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

AN EASTERLY WAVE/UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
INTO SOUTHEAST TEXAS TODAY. THIS WILL BRING AN ELEVATED CHANCE
FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO SOUTHEAST TEXAS ANYTIME IN THE
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE...SMALL CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS...WILL BE
POSSIBLE. DUE TO THE HIGH MOISTURE CONTENT IN THE ATMOSPHERE...LOCALLY
HEAVY DOWNPOURS WILL BE POSSIBLE...BRINGING A QUICK ONE TO TWO
INCHES OF RAINFALL. ALSO...OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THE STORMS

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

ANOTHER EASTERLY WAVE AND SURFACE TROUGH...ALONG WITH AN UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY INTO
SUNDAY. A DECENT COVERAGE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE THE
RESULT. SOME OF THE STORMS COULD PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY DOWNPOURS
AND OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

THERE IS STILL SOME UNCERTAINTY FOR THE FORECAST PERIOD NEXT
TUESDAY INTO THURSDAY AS A LOT WILL DEPEND ON THE EVENTUAL
STRENGTH AND POSITION OF THE TROPICAL WAVE KNOWN AS 99L. AS IT
STANDS AT THIS POINT...THERE WOULD BE NO DIRECT IMPACTS. HOWEVER...DUE
TO THE UNCERTAINTY...ALL INTERESTS SHOULD CONTINUE TO MONITOR THIS
SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
742 PM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Bayou Vermilion Near Carencro

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau
  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage

LAC019-271441-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0122.000000T0000Z-160829T0000Z/
/OTBL1.1.ER.160814T0400Z.160822T1400Z.160828T0000Z.NO/
742 PM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until Sunday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:00 AM Friday the stage was 4.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Water over lowest portions of
  Goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 3.5 feet...Ponding of water on low spots
  along Goos Ferry Road will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3030 9329 3019 9321 3025 9308 3031 9303 3038 9314

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