Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1236 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOVING EAST AFFECTING PLAQUEMINES
PARISH AND ST. BERNARD PARISH...

AT 1229 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS 10 MILES SOUTHEAST OF BELLE CHASSE...
MOVING EAST AT 10 MPH.

THE PRIMARY THREAT FROM THESE STORMS IS FREQUENT LIGHTNING. SEEK
SHELTER IN A SAFE HOME OR BUILDING UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.

THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IN A
SHORT PERIOD OF TIME...RESULTING IN PONDING OF WATER AROUND LOW LYING
ROADWAYS. REMEMBER...DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO WATER COVERED
ROADWAYS. THE DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW A SAFE CROSSING.

LAT...LON 2969 9001 2985 8993 2977 8955 2965 8961
      2965 8963 2964 8964 2963 8962 2961 8963
      2962 8968 2960 8971 2954 8966 2952 8967
TIME...MOT...LOC 1736Z 292DEG 7KT 2974 8987

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