Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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WGUS74 KLIX 151840
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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
140 PM CDT WED APR 15 2015

MSC045-047-152100-
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HARRISON MS-HANCOCK MS-
140 PM CDT WED APR 15 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 PM CDT FOR
HARRISON AND EASTERN HANCOCK COUNTIES...

AT 135 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUES TO INDICATE HEAVY RAIN IS
FALLING OVER THE WARNED AREA. EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED
SIGNIFICANT FLOODING IN THE ORANGE GROVE AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF
RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ACCORDING TO RADAR ESTIMATES. FLASH
FLOODING IS ONGOING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
GULFPORT...BILOXI...LONG BEACH...BAY ST. LOUIS...WAVELAND...
DIAMONDHEAD...SAUCIER...KILN...SHORELINE PARK...LYMAN AND GULFPORT
AIRPORT.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3043 8897 3042 8901 3041 8899 3039 8899
      3037 8908 3031 8927 3035 8927 3037 8929
      3036 8931 3037 8931 3037 8933 3033 8938
      3034 8934 3031 8932 3031 8933 3026 8948
      3061 8949 3065 8924 3068 8910

$$


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