Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
847 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

LAZ061>064-070-141430-
UPPER PLAQUEMINES LA-LOWER ST. BERNARD LA-UPPER ST. BERNARD LA-
ORLEANS LA-UPPER JEFFERSON LA-
847 AM CDT TUE APR 14 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN ST. BERNARD...
NORTHWESTERN PLAQUEMINES...NORTH CENTRAL JEFFERSON AND ORLEANS
PARISHES UNTIL 930 AM CDT...

AT 846 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
ARABI...OR NEAR NEW ORLEANS...MOVING EAST AT 30 MPH.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NEW ORLEANS...EAST NEW ORLEANS...CHALMETTE...HARVEY...MARRERO...
TIMBERLANE...METAIRIE...BELLE CHASSE...JEFFERSON...GRETNA...
WESTWEGO...TERRYTOWN...MERAUX...ARABI...LAKE CATHERINE...VIOLET AND
LAKEFRONT AIRPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2990 9013 3002 9014 3003 9004 3005 9003
      3012 8985 3010 8980 3016 8970 3011 8967
      3006 8973 3003 8972 3004 8982 3000 8986
      2996 8985 2993 8982 2996 8973 2991 8974
      2988 8963 2994 8958 2986 8954
TIME...MOT...LOC 1346Z 270DEG 25KT 3000 9002

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