Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
938 AM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOVING NORTH AFFECTING UPPER
TERREBONNE PARISH...ASSUMPTION PARISH...UPPER LAFOURCHE PARISH...
LOWER LAFOURCHE PARISH...LOWER TERREBONNE PARISH...

AT 934 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 17 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF BURNS POINT TO 16 MILES SOUTH OF HOUMA TO 24 MILES SOUTH
OF GALLIANO...MOVING NORTH AT 20 MPH.

THE LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT AREAS IN AND AROUND...
DULAC...LEEVILLE...CHAUVIN...GOLDEN MEADOW...MONTEGUT...GALLIANO...
HOUMA...BAYOU CANE...GRAY...CUT OFF...SCHRIEVER...THIBODAUX...
RACELAND...MATHEWS...LOCKPORT...LAROSE AND LABADIEVILLE

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE FREQUENT LIGHTNING...WIND
GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH...WHICH COULD DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND
UNSECURED SMALL OBJECTS...AND TROPICAL FUNNEL CLOUDS ARE POSSIBLE.
SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE HOME OR BUILDING UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE
PASSED.

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CAB





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