Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
221 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

LAZ059-065>068-180815-
LOWER JEFFERSON-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER TERREBONNE-UPPER
LAFOURCHE-UPPER TERREBONNE-
221 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT SOUTHERN
LAFOURCHE...TERREBONNE AND LOWER JEFFERSON PARISHES...

AT 219 AM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 12 MILES SOUTHEAST OF BURNS POINT TO 18 MILES
SOUTHWEST OF HOUMA TO NEAR DULAC...AND MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE
STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HOUMA...GALLIANO...CUT OFF...LAROSE...LOCKPORT...GOLDEN MEADOW...
DULAC...MONTEGUT...BAYOU CANE...COCODRIE...CHAUVIN...GRAY...TAMBOUR
BAY BUOY AND LUMCON CENTER BUOY.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
CAUSE LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 2927 9091 2924 9100 2917 9094 2919 9109
      2933 9135 2937 9124 2925 9113 2953 9127
      2970 9072 2950 8998 2938 9001 2938 9003
      2939 9001 2924 9040 2935 9044 2915 9068
      2914 9092
TIME...MOT...LOC 0719Z 257DEG 36KT 2947 9137 2942 9095 2936 9066
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