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

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

LAZ056-065-066-180715-
ASSUMPTION-LOWER TERREBONNE-UPPER TERREBONNE-
154 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT WESTERN TERREBONNE AND
SOUTHERN ASSUMPTION PARISHES...

AT 152 AM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM 13 MILES SOUTH OF PATTERSON TO 19 MILES SOUTH OF
AMELIA TO 32 MILES SOUTHEAST OF BURNS POINT...AND MOVING EAST AT 30
MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

THESE STORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ASSUMPTION...WESTERN LOWER TERREBONNE AND SOUTHWESTERN UPPER
TERREBONNE PARISHES.

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 2916 9094 2926 9088 2926 9099 2924 9100
      2922 9091 2917 9100 2927 9130 2937 9124
      2924 9117 2925 9113 2926 9112 2954 9127
      2960 9107 2970 9110 2974 9100 2950 9077
      2912 9082
TIME...MOT...LOC 0652Z 248DEG 24KT 2949 9130 2939 9119 2915 9130
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