Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River LA out 20 nm (GMZ550) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River LA out 20 nm (GMZ550)
Issued by: National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
Last Update: 921 AM CST Sun Feb 25 2018
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Rest Of Today: South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Slight chance of showers through the day.

Tonight: South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Chance of rain in the evening, then showers likely and scattered thunderstorms after midnight.

Monday: West winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds. Showers likely and scattered thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

Monday Night: East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 6 seconds.

Tuesday: Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 3 feet. dominant period 6 seconds. Slight chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon.

Tuesday Night: South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of showers in the evening.

Wednesday: South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds.

Wednesday Night: Southwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet with occasional seas to 6 feet. Dominant period 5 seconds. Chance of thunderstorms and slight chance of showers.

Thursday: West winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 6 feet. Chance of showers.

Thursday Night: North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.



Zone Forecast: Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River LA out 20 nm (GMZ550)

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