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

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
551 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

LAC005-007-051-057-071-089-093-095-109-142345-
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ST. JAMES LA-ASCENSION LA-ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST LA-ST. CHARLES LA-
ASSUMPTION LA-ORLEANS LA-TERREBONNE LA-LAFOURCHE LA-JEFFERSON LA-
551 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  ASCENSION PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  ASSUMPTION PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  JEFFERSON PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...TIMBERLANE...METAIRIE...MARRERO...
  KENNER...HARVEY...AVONDALE...
  LAFOURCHE PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF THIBODAUX...
  ORLEANS PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF NEW ORLEANS...
  ST. CHARLES PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HAHNVILLE...
  ST. JAMES PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...RESERVE...LAPLACE...
  TERREBONNE PARISH IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 645 PM CDT

* AT 548 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEORLOGISTS DETECTED A
LARGE CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL OVER
ASSUMPTION AND ST JAMES PARISH...MOVING EAST TOWARDS THE RIVER
PARISHES AT 15 MPH.

THE RAIN AREA WILL BE ENTERING THE METRO NEW ORLEANS
AREA...KENNER...METAIRIE BY 630 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 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.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3014 9090 3018 9042 3010 9041 3007 9037
      3003 9017 3006 8999 3000 8991 2998 8993
      2999 8998 2995 9001 2990 8996 2989 9001
      2983 9007 2974 9007 2969 9110

$$


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