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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
444 AM CST SUN NOV 23 2014

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOVING NORTHEAST AFFECTING ST. JAMES
PARISH...UPPER TERREBONNE PARISH...ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH...
ASSUMPTION PARISH...UPPER LAFOURCHE PARISH...UPPER JEFFERSON
PARISH...LOWER LAFOURCHE PARISH...LOWER PLAQUEMINES PARISH...ST.
CHARLES PARISH...LOWER TERREBONNE PARISH...LOWER JEFFERSON PARISH...

AT 442 AM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 19 MILES
SOUTHEAST OF MORGAN CITY TO 50 MILES SOUTH OF HOUMA...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

THE LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT AREAS IN AND AROUND...
LABADIEVILLE...TAMBOUR BAY BUOY...GRAY...SCHRIEVER...DULAC...BAYOU
CANE...COCODRIE...LUMCON CENTER BUOY...THIBODAUX...HOUMA...CHAUVIN...
MONTEGUT...RACELAND...MATHEWS...LOCKPORT...LEEVILLE...LAROSE...GOLDEN
MEADOW...GALLIANO...CUT OFF...LAFITTE...JEAN LAFITTE...BARATARIA...
DESTREHAN...DES ALLEMANDS AND BOUTTE

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND WIND
GUSTS 35 TO 45 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.

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 2926 9032 2921 9040 2931 9045 2927 9057
      2922 9052 2918 9062 2920 9063 2912 9064
      2908 9086 2923 9113 2952 9123 2960 9108
      2992 9116 2997 9031 2959 8991 2928 8999
      2922 9006 2922 9003 2922 9001 2908 9024
TIME...MOT...LOC 1044Z 231DEG 34KT 2947 9105 2889 9092

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