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

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
1033 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

...The National Weather Service in New Orleans Baton Rouge has issued
a flood warning for the following rivers in Louisiana...

  Tchefuncte River Above U.S. Highway 190 Near Covington affecting
  St. Tammany Parish

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC103-152133-
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/CUSL1.1.ER.150415T1200Z.150415T1200Z.150415T1800Z.NO/
1033 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

The National Weather Service in New Orleans/Baton Rouge has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Tchefuncte River Above U.S. Highway 190 Near Covington.
* from Wednesday morning to Wednesday evening.
* At 9:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Water will invade Camp Tchefuncte`s parking
  lot. Vehicles must be removed to higher ground.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...The Camp Tchefuncte softball field will be
  under water. The camp parking lot is threatened with flooding and
  vehicles are advised to be moved if higher river stages are
  anticipated.

&&

LAT...LON 3059 9018 3059 9022 3048 9014 3049 9009

$$




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