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

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1210 PM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOVING NORTHEAST AFFECTING ST. JAMES
PARISH...ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH...UPPER LAFOURCHE PARISH...ST.
TAMMANY PARISH...SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA PARISH...ST. CHARLES PARISH...

AT 1208 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS FROM RESERVE TO 10 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
HAHNVILLE...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

THE LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT AREAS IN AND AROUND...
LAPLACE...NEW SARPY...NORCO...ROBERT...MADISONVILLE...FOLSOM AND
COVINGTON

THE PRIMARY THREAT FROM THESE STORMS IS WIND GUSTS 40 TO 50 MPH...
WHICH COULD DOWN TREE LIMBS AND BLOW AROUND UNSECURED SMALL OBJECTS.
SEEK SHELTER IN A SAFE HOME OR BUILDING UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE
PASSED.

BE PREPARED TO TAKE QUICK ACTION IF A WARNING IS ISSUED. STAY TUNED
TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS FOR
FURTHER DETAILS OR UPDATES FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

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