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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:23 AM CST on January 19, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 19, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Louisiana and
Mississippi... including the following areas... in southeast
Louisiana... Ascension... Assumption... East Baton Rouge... East
Feliciana... Iberville... Livingston... lower Jefferson... lower
Lafourche... lower Plaquemines... lower St. Bernard... lower
Terrebonne... northern Tangipahoa... Orleans... southern
Tangipahoa... St. Charles... St. Helena... St. James... St. John
The Baptist... St. Tammany... upper Jefferson... upper
Lafourche... upper Plaquemines... upper St. Bernard... upper
Terrebonne... Washington and West Baton Rouge. In Mississippi...
Amite... Hancock... Harrison... Jackson... Pearl River... Pike and
Walthall.

* Until 6 PM CST this evening

* a line of thunderstorms will continue to move across southeast
Louisiana and coastal Mississippi that will produce moderate to
heavy rainfall across the watch area. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 5
inches with locally higher amounts are possible. Rainfall rates
of 1.5 to 2 inches per hour are occurring in the heaviest
portions of the line.

* Impacts include ponding of water and flooding in low lying and
poorly drained areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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