Flood Statement
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4
631
WGUS84 KLIX 181744
FLSLIX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1244 PM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014

LAC007-181945-
/O.NEW.KLIX.FA.Y.0046.140718T1744Z-140718T1945Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ASSUMPTION LA-
1244 PM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  ASSUMPTION PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF NAPOLEONVILLE...

* UNTIL 245 PM CDT

* AT 1243 PM CDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
BAND OF HEAVY RAINFALL OVER ASSUMPTION PARISH.  THIS BAND OF HEAVY
RAINFALL IS PRODUCING RAINFALL RATES OF UP TO 2 INCHES PER HOUR.
RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES HAVE ALREADY OCCURRED OVER THE
PARISH AND AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE
OVER THE NEXT TWO HOURS.  THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL LEAD TO STREET
FLOODING IN LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE ADVISORY
AREA.

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.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3005 9098 3000 9096 2998 9096 2997 9095
      2988 9091 2979 9110 2981 9110 2983 9113
      3000 9127

$$








USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.