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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
357 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...STRONG WINDS AND FREEZING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TONIGHT...

.AN ARCTIC AIR MASS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE INTO THE AREA TONIGHT.
STRONG WINDS AND FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS MOST OF
THE AREA.

LAZ059>065-060600-
/O.NEW.KLIX.FZ.W.0005.150306T0900Z-150306T1300Z/
/O.CON.KLIX.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150306T0600Z/
UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-ORLEANS-
UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...THIBODAUX...RACELAND...LAROSE...
DESTREHAN...NORCO...METAIRIE...KENNER...NEW ORLEANS...
BELLE CHASSE...CHALMETTE...VIOLET...HOUMA...BAYOU CANE
357 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM CST FRIDAY.

* TIMING...THROUGH TONIGHT.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS
  EXPECTED THROUGH MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* TEMPERATURE...NEAR OR SLIGHTLY BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES
  EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* DURATION...1 TO 4 HOURS OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES CAN BE EXPECTED
  AWAY FROM URBAN HEAT EFFECTS.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT... ESPECIALLY
  ON EAST TO WEST ORIENTED ROADWAYS AND BRIDGES.
  ADDITIONALLY...SMALL TREE LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND
  UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT ITEMS SUCH AS TRASH CANS AND LIGHT
  OUTDOOR FURNITURE COULD BE BLOWN AROUND. FREEZING TEMPERATURES
  CAN DAMAGE SENSITIVE VEGETATION AND ARE DANGEROUS FOR OUTDOOR
  PETS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 26 TO 39 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
357 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...STRONG WINDS AND FREEZING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TONIGHT...

.AN ARCTIC AIR MASS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE INTO THE AREA TONIGHT.
STRONG WINDS AND FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS MOST OF
THE AREA.

LAZ066>070-060600-
/O.CON.KLIX.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150306T0600Z/
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHAUVIN...DULAC...MONTEGUT...GALLIANO...
CUT OFF...GOLDEN MEADOW...PORT SULPHUR...EMPIRE...YSCLOSKEY
357 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* TIMING...THROUGH MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* DURATION...ANOTHER 6 TO 8 HOURS OF STRONG GUSTY WINDS CAN BE
  EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY ON EAST TO WEST ORIENTED ROADWAYS AND BRIDGES.
  ADDITIONALLY...SMALL TREE LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND
  UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT ITEMS SUCH AS TRASH CANS AND LIGHT
  OUTDOOR FURNITURE COULD BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 26 TO 39 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
137 PM PST THU MAR 5 2015

...GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS IN THE VALLEYS AND COASTAL FOOTHILLS
TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.BUILDING SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE OVER NEVADA WILL CREATE GUSTY
NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS IN THE INLAND VALLEYS AND ADJACENT
COASTAL FOOTHILLS OF INLAND ORANGE COUNTY...THE INLAND
EMPIRE...AND SAN DIEGO COUNTY INLAND VALLEYS THROUGH FRIDAY. WINDS
WILL FUNNEL THROUGH THE CAJON AND SAN GORGONIO PASSES AND THROUGH
THE I-8 CORRIDOR. THE STRONGEST WINDS WILL OCCUR TONIGHT THROUGH
EARLY FRIDAY MORNING WITH HIGHEST GUSTS AROUND 50 MPH...LOCALLY
HIGHER. GUSTY OFFSHORE WINDS DIMINISHING GRADUALLY THROUGH THIS WEEKEND.

CAZ048-050-065-554-060600-
/O.NEW.KSGX.WI.Y.0008.150306T0300Z-150307T0000Z/
SAN BERNARDINO AND RIVERSIDE COUNTY VALLEYS-THE INLAND EMPIRE-
SAN DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS-SAN GORGONIO PASS NEAR BANNING-
ORANGE COUNTY INLAND AREAS-
137 PM PST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM PST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SAN DIEGO HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 4 PM PST
FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50
  MPH...LOCALLY HIGHER.

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS...INLAND ORANGE COUNTY...THE INLAND EMPIRE...SAN
  DIEGO COUNTY VALLEYS.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES.

* OUTLOOK...OFFSHORE WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH FRIDAY EVENING
  THROUGH THE WEEKEND...THOUGH REMAIN SOMEWHAT GUSTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS
THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

23/JJT

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
408 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.STRONG COLD AIR ADVECTION BEHIND A SOUTHWARD MOVING COLD FRONT
WILL PRODUCE WIND GUSTS UPWARDS OF 45 MPH THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING. GUSTY WINDS WILL DIMINISH BELOW WIND ADVISORY
CRITERIA BY MIDDAY FRIDAY.

NCZ103-060915-
/O.NEW.KMHX.WI.Y.0009.150306T0000Z-150306T1500Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KILL DEVIL HILLS...KITTY HAWK...
NAGS HEAD...SOUTHERN SHORES
408 PM EST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A WIND ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* TIMING...THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* IMPACTS...LOOSE OBJECTS LIKE TRASH CANS AND LAWN AND PATIO
  FURNITURE COULD GET BLOWN AROUND. TREE LIMBS AND BRANCHES COULD
  BE BLOWN DOWN AND POSSIBLY PRODUCE POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
304 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING...

...A LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZE WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE AREA TONIGHT
INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS EVENING IN THE
WAKE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT PASSAGE. FREQUENT GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH
CAN BE EXPECTED.

IN ADDITION...A LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZE IS EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF THE
REGION WITH TEMPERATURES DIPPING INTO THE 20S ALONG AND WEST OF THE
INTERSTATE 65 CORRIDOR. THESE TEMPERATURES COULD HARM SENSITIVE
VEGETATION AND NEW GROWTH GIVEN THE RECENT VERY MILD TEMPERATURES.

ALZ052>064-FLZ001>003-MSZ075-076-078-079-060415-
/O.NEW.KMOB.FZ.W.0001.150306T0400Z-150306T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMOB.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150306T0400Z/
WASHINGTON-CLARKE-WILCOX-MONROE-CONECUH-BUTLER-CRENSHAW-ESCAMBIA-
COVINGTON-UPPER MOBILE-UPPER BALDWIN-LOWER MOBILE-LOWER BALDWIN-
INLAND ESCAMBIA-COASTAL ESCAMBIA-INLAND SANTA ROSA-PERRY-GREENE-
STONE-GEORGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHATOM...MILLRY...JACKSON...
THOMASVILLE...GROVE HILL...CAMDEN...PINE HILL...HOMEWOOD...
MONROEVILLE...EVERGREEN...GREENVILLE...LUVERNE...BRANTLEY...
ATMORE...BREWTON...EAST BREWTON...ANDALUSIA...OPP...MOBILE...
PRICHARD...SARALAND...BAY MINETTE...TILLMANS CORNER...THEODORE...
DAPHNE...FAIRHOPE...FOLEY...SPANISH FORT...CENTURY...FLOMATON...
MOLINO...FERRY PASS...BRENT...WEST PENSACOLA...BELLVIEW...
ENSLEY...MYRTLE GROVE...JAY...RICHTON...BEAUMONT...NEW AUGUSTA...
LEAKESVILLE...MCLAIN...WIGGINS...LUCEDALE
304 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS EVENING...
...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST
FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  FREQUENT GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURE...LOWS WILL DROP INTO MID TO UPPER 20S WEST OF
  INTERSTATE 65 AND INTO THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S FURTHER EAST.

* IMPACTS...THE GUSTY WINDS COULD BLOW AROUND LIGHT...UNSECURED
  OUTDOOR OBJECTS. IN ADDITION...DRIVING COULD BE DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING WEST AND EAST
  ROADWAYS. THE FREEZING TEMPERATURES COULD HARM SENSITIVE VEGETATION
  AND ANY NEW GROWTH GIVEN THE RECENT MILD TEMPERATURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION. ALSO SECURE LIGHT
OUTDOOR OBJECTS THAT CAN BE EASILY BLOWN AROUND IN THE WIND.

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL DAMAGE OR KILL CROPS...NEW
GROWTH...AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
304 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING...

...A LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZE WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE AREA TONIGHT
INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS EVENING IN THE
WAKE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT PASSAGE. FREQUENT GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH
CAN BE EXPECTED.

IN ADDITION...A LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZE IS EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF THE
REGION WITH TEMPERATURES DIPPING INTO THE 20S ALONG AND WEST OF THE
INTERSTATE 65 CORRIDOR. THESE TEMPERATURES COULD HARM SENSITIVE
VEGETATION AND NEW GROWTH GIVEN THE RECENT VERY MILD TEMPERATURES.

FLZ004>006-060400-
/O.CON.KMOB.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150306T0400Z/
COASTAL SANTA ROSA-INLAND OKALOOSA-COASTAL OKALOOSA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PACE...MILTON...CRESTVIEW...WRIGHT...
NICEVILLE...SEMINOLE...EGLIN AFB
304 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS EVENING...

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  FREQUENT GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...THE GUSTY WINDS COULD BLOW AROUND LIGHT...UNSECURED
  OUTDOOR OBJECTS. IN ADDITION...DRIVING COULD BE DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING WEST AND EAST
  ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION. ALSO SECURE LIGHT
OUTDOOR OBJECTS THAT CAN BE EASILY BLOWN AROUND IN THE WIND.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
304 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...STRONG GUSTY WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS EVENING...

...A LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZE WILL IMPACT MUCH OF THE AREA TONIGHT
INTO EARLY FRIDAY MORNING...

.STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS EVENING IN THE
WAKE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT PASSAGE. FREQUENT GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH
CAN BE EXPECTED.

IN ADDITION...A LIGHT TO MODERATE FREEZE IS EXPECTED OVER MUCH OF THE
REGION WITH TEMPERATURES DIPPING INTO THE 20S ALONG AND WEST OF THE
INTERSTATE 65 CORRIDOR. THESE TEMPERATURES COULD HARM SENSITIVE
VEGETATION AND NEW GROWTH GIVEN THE RECENT VERY MILD TEMPERATURES.

ALZ051-MSZ067-060415-
/O.NEW.KMOB.FZ.W.0001.150305T2104Z-150306T1500Z/
/O.CON.KMOB.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150306T0400Z/
CHOCTAW-WAYNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUTLER...LISMAN...SILAS...WAYNESBORO
304 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST FRIDAY...
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  FREQUENT GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURE...LOWS WILL DROP INTO THE LOW TO MID 20S WITH WIND
  CHILLS IN THE LOW TO MID TEENS.

* IMPACTS...THE GUSTY WINDS COULD BLOW AROUND LIGHT...UNSECURED
  OUTDOOR OBJECTS. IN ADDITION...DRIVING COULD BE DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING WEST AND EAST
  ROADWAYS. THE FREEZING TEMPERATURES COULD HARM SENSITIVE VEGETATION
  AND ANY NEW GROWTH GIVEN THE RECENT MILD TEMPERATURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION. ALSO SECURE LIGHT
OUTDOOR OBJECTS THAT CAN BE EASILY BLOWN AROUND IN THE WIND.

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL DAMAGE OR KILL CROPS...NEW
GROWTH...AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
241 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THURSDAY...

...HARD FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM
CST FRIDAY...

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM CST
FRIDAY...

.NORTH WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS ARE EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES WILL
FALL AFTER SUNSET AS THE COLD RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES IN. A
FREEZE AND HARD FREEZE WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FROM CENTRAL
LOUISIANA AND THE EAST TEXAS LAKES TO THE COAST.

LAZ041-042-052>055-073-074-TXZ201-215-216-261-262-060600-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FZ.W.0001.150306T0400Z-150306T1400Z/
/O.CON.KLCH.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150306T0000Z/
CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-
LOWER ST. MARTIN-WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-HARDIN-JEFFERSON-
ORANGE-SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...JENNINGS...
WELSH...LAKE ARTHUR...ABBEVILLE...KAPLAN...NEW IBERIA...
MORGAN CITY...FRANKLIN...PATTERSON...BERWICK...BAYOU VISTA...
STEPHENSVILLE...HACKBERRY...HOLLY BEACH...CAMERON...
GRAND CHENIER...LUMBERTON...SILSBEE...BEAUMONT...PORT ARTHUR...
ORANGE...VIDOR...BRIDGE CITY...BUNA...DEWEYVILLE
241 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...
...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM CST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM CST
FRIDAY.

* TIMING...STRONG AND GUSTY WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.
  TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL TO OR BELOW FREEZING TONIGHT
  ALL THE WAY TO THE COAST.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURE...26 TO 32 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS MAY MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT FOR HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES ESPECIALLY ON EAST TO WEST ROADWAYS AND BRIDGES.
  FREEZING TEMPERATURES MAY HARM TENDER VEGETATION THAT HAS GROWN
  OR BLOOMED OVER THE PAST FEW WEEKS ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE COASTAL
  PARISHES AND DEEP SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 20 TO 34 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION. WINDS OVER LOCAL
WATERWAYS COULD BE 5 MPH HIGHER THAN OVER LAND. SMALL BOATS WILL
BE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING.

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS TEMPERATURES BETWEEN 32 TO 26 DEGREES ARE
IMMINENT OR HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND
OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
241 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THURSDAY...

...HARD FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM
CST FRIDAY...

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM CST
FRIDAY...

.NORTH WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS ARE EXPECTED TO
CONTINUE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES WILL
FALL AFTER SUNSET AS THE COLD RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES IN. A
FREEZE AND HARD FREEZE WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FROM CENTRAL
LOUISIANA AND THE EAST TEXAS LAKES TO THE COAST.

LAZ027>033-043>045-TXZ180-259-260-060600-
/O.NEW.KLCH.HZ.W.0002.150306T0400Z-150306T1400Z/
/O.CON.KLCH.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150306T0000Z/
VERNON-RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-TYLER-NORTHERN JASPER-
NORTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEESVILLE...NEW LLANO...ALEXANDRIA...
PINEVILLE...MARKSVILLE...BUNKIE...COTTONPORT...SIMMESPORT...
MANSURA...DE RIDDER...OAKDALE...KINDER...VILLE PLATTE...MAMOU...
OPELOUSAS...EUNICE...CROWLEY...RAYNE...CHURCH POINT...LAFAYETTE...
BREAUX BRIDGE...ST. MARTINVILLE...WOODVILLE...COLMESNEIL...
JASPER...KIRBYVILLE...NEWTON
241 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

...HARD FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 AM
CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A HARD
FREEZE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
8 AM CST FRIDAY.

* TIMING...STRONG AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
  AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE MID 20S
  BEFORE MIDNIGHT ACROSS CENTRAL LOUISIANA AND IN THE EARLY
  MORNING ACROSS PORTIONS OF ACADIANA. TEMPERATURES WILL RISE
  QUICKLY AFTER SUNRISE FRIDAY.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 30 TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURE...22 TO 27 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS MAY MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT FOR HIGH PROFILE
  VEHICLES ESPECIALLY ON EAST TO WEST ROADWAYS AND BRIDGES.
  TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO LOW 20S WILL KILL SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION AND POSE A RISK TO ANIMALS AND PLUMBING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OF 20 TO 34 MPH ARE EXPECTED.
WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR
HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. USE EXTRA CAUTION. WINDS OVER LOCAL
WATERWAYS COULD BE 5 MPH HIGHER THAN OVER LAND. SMALL BOATS WILL
BE ESPECIALLY PRONE TO CAPSIZING.

A HARD FREEZE WARNING MEANS TEMPERATURES OF 25 DEGREES OR LOWER
ARE IMMINENT OR HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS
AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION...POSE A HEALTH RISK TO PETS...AND
MAY CAUSE EXPOSED PLUMBING TO FREEZE. RESIDENTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO
TAKE PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT PLANTS...PETS...AND PIPES.

&&

$$

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