Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
424 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS MOVING SOUTHWEST AFFECTING WEST
BATON ROUGE PARISH...IBERVILLE PARISH...

AT 421 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES
WEST OF PORT ALLEN TO 6 MILES NORTHEAST OF NEW IBERIA...MOVING
SOUTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

THE CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  GROSSE TETE BY 435 PM...
  7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF MARINGOUIN BY 440 PM...
  RAMAH BY 450 PM...

HEAVY RAIN ASSOCIATED WITH !THESE STORMS WILL ALSO RESULT IN REDUCED
VISIBILITY ALONG AREA ROADWAYS !EDIT OR DELETE INCLUDING INTERSTATE
10. 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.

THE PRIMARY THREAT FROM THESE STORMS IS 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.

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