Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms.
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Last Update: 340 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

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Lake Charles, LA Local Forecast Office

36NM W Morgan City LA

Marine Zone Forecast

SEAS ARE PROVIDED AS A RANGE OF THE AVERAGE HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST ONE THIRD OF THE WAVES...ALONG WITH THE OCCASIONAL HEIGHT OF THE AVERAGE HIGHEST TEN PERCENT OF THE WAVES.

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
Today
Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters rough decreasing to a light chop in the afternoon. Thunderstorms and showers in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon.
Tonight
Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop. Slight chance of rain showers in the evening.
Monday
North winds up to 5 knots becoming northeast around 5 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth.
Monday Night
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
Tuesday
Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters a light chop.
Tuesday Night
Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters choppy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Wednesday
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters choppy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters choppy. Showers and thunderstorms likely.
Thursday
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters choppy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters choppy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
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Last Update: 340 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017
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