Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
426 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

LAZ069-181030-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-
426 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT LOWER PLAQUEMINES
PARISH...

AT 422 AM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR POINTE A LA HACHE TO 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF EMPIRE
TO 13 MILES SOUTHEAST OF LEEVILLE...AND MOVING EAST AT 35 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
PORT SULPHUR...BURAS...BOOTHVILLE-VENICE...POINTE A LA HACHE...
VENICE...BURAS-TRIUMPH...BOOTHVILLE AND EMPIRE.

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 2925 8947 2929 8967 2933 8964 2931 8982
      2940 8977 2940 8983 2958 8986 2963 8963
      2956 8971 2949 8960 2965 8952 2948 8960
      2940 8952 2942 8958 2940 8958 2934 8920
      2935 8920 2929 8915 2914 8942
TIME...MOT...LOC 0922Z 262DEG 28KT 2952 8978 2928 8974 2910 9005
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