649  
FLUS44 KLCH 260951  
HWOLCH  
 
HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
451 AM CDT THU APR 26 2018  
 
LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-  
271000-  
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-  
451 AM CDT THU APR 26 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 A FEW THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED ACROSS  
THE ACADIANA REGION EARLY THIS MORNING. A FEW OF THE STORMS COULD  
PRODUCE WIND GUSTS OF 30 TO 40 MPH ALONG WITH FREQUENT CLOUD TO  
GROUND LIGHTNING, MAINLY NEAR THE COAST. SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE  
EXPECTED TO MOVE EAST OF THE AREA BY MID-MORNING.  
 
MINOR RIVER FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE ON THE LOWER  
ATCHAFALAYA RIVER NEAR MORGAN CITY AND ON THE SABINE RIVER NEAR  
DEWEYVILLE.  
   
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN
 
FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY  
A FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE TUESDAY AND  
WEDNESDAY. HOWEVER, NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.  
   
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
 
 
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.  
 

 
 
GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-271000-  
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-  
451 AM CDT THU APR 26 2018  
 
THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF GULF OF MEXICO.  
   
DAY ONE
 
TODAY AND TONIGHT  
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ALONG A  
COLD FRONT AS IT MOVES OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ZONES EAST OF  
CAMERON EARLY THIS MORNING. THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE OCCASIONAL  
CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING STRIKES ALONG WITH WIND GUSTS TO AROUND  
30 KT.  
 
MODERATE NORTHWESTERLY WIND SPEEDS CAN BE EXPECTED THIS MORNING  
BEHIND THE FRONT, RESULTING IN EXERCISE CAUTION CONDITIONS FOR  
THE COASTAL WATERS EAST OF INTRACOASTAL CITY OUT TO 60 NM, AS WELL  
AS THE 20 TO 60 NM ZONES FROM HIGH ISLAND TO INTRACOASTAL CITY.  
WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DIMINISH THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.  
   
DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN
 
FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY  
AN INCREASING PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL RESULT IN STRENGTHENING  
SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS AND BUILDING SEAS MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.  
SMALL CRAFT ADVISORIES MAY BECOME NECESSARY BY WEDNESDAY.  
   
SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT
 
 
SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.  
 

 
 
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