Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
438 PM CST SUN NOV 16 2014

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOVING NORTHEAST AFFECTING AMITE
COUNTY...WALTHALL COUNTY...ST. HELENA PARISH...NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA
PARISH...PIKE COUNTY...

AT 435 PM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM MCCOMB TO
8 MILES NORTH OF GREENSBURG...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

THE LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT AREAS IN AND AROUND...
MCCOMB...MAGNOLIA...KENTWOOD AND OSYKA

THE PRIMARY THREAT FROM THESE STORMS IS WIND GUSTS TO NEAR 35
MPH...WHICH COULD DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND UNSECURED SMALL
OBJECTS.

HEAVY RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH THESE STORMS WILL ALSO RESULT IN REDUCED
VISIBILITY ALONG AREA ROADWAYS INCLUDING INTERSTATE 55. DRIVERS
TRAVELING THROUGH THE IMPACTED AREAS SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION. SOME
PONDING OF WATER WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE ON LOW LYING ROADWAYS AND IN
AREAS OF POOR DRAINAGE.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CST SUNDAY EVENING
FOR SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA.

LAT...LON 3134 9008 3133 9006 3113 9019 3085 9064
      3096 9079 3125 9051 3136 9023 3136 9011
TIME...MOT...LOC 2237Z 237DEG 31KT 3119 9045 3094 9062

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