Flood Statement
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WGUS84 KLIX 151839
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
139 PM CDT TUE JUL 15 2014

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ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST LA-ST. CHARLES LA-ORLEANS LA-JEFFERSON LA-
ST. BERNARD LA-
139 PM CDT TUE JUL 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  JEFFERSON PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...METAIRIE...KENNER...HARVEY...
  AVONDALE...
  ORLEANS PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...NEW ORLEANS...EAST NEW ORLEANS...
  ST. BERNARD PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF CHALMETTE...
  ST. CHARLES PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HAHNVILLE...
  ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...RESERVE...LAPLACE...

* UNTIL 330 PM CDT

* AT 130 PM CDT VERY HEAVY RAINFALL CONTINUED ALONG AND EITHER SIDE
OF THE INTERSTATE 10 CORRIDOR OVER SOUTH SHORE AREAS. THIS LINE IS
NOT EXPECTED TO MOVE MUCH OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS. LOW LYING AREAS
AND ROADWAYS WILL FLOOD IN THEIR USUAL SPOTS. IF POSSIBLE...MOVE
PROPERTY TO ELEVATED AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
ADVISORY AREA THROUGH 330 PM.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 2987 8992 2990 8996 2990 8998 2989 8999
      2988 9002 2995 9064 3017 9052 3012 9042
      3006 9038 3006 9028 3002 9015 3004 9001
      3010 8985 2986 8985

$$





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