Heavy Rainfall For Parts Of Louisiana and Texas; Elevated/Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the Great Basin

Heavy rain from tropical showers/thunderstorms are possible for areas of Louisiana and Texas. The heavy rain and possible flooding are likely to persist the next few days, especially in southeast Texas. Critical fire weather threats continue for much of the Great Basin, from dry/windy conditions. Finally, rip currents/heavy surf are likely to continue from Florida to the Carolinas from Humberto.
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Coastal Waters Forecast for Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas (GMZ530) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas (GMZ530)
Issued by: National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
Last Update: 426 AM CDT Tue Sep 17 2019


Today: Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Isolated showers through the day. Isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

Tonight: Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.

Wednesday: North winds near 5 knots becoming east late in the morning, then becoming south in the afternoon. Waves less than 1 foot. Dominant period 4 seconds. Isolated showers in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night: Southwest winds near 5 knots becoming northwest after midnight. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds.

Thursday: North winds near 5 knots becoming southeast in the late morning and afternoon. Waves 1 foot or less. Dominant period 4 seconds. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening.

Friday: East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.

Saturday: East winds 10 to 15 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.

Saturday Night: Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Waves 1 to 2 feet. Dominant period 4 seconds.



Zone Forecast: Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas (GMZ530)

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