Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1249 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

LAZ056>059-291830-
UPPER LAFOURCHE-ASSUMPTION-ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-ST. JAMES-
1249 PM CDT MON AUG 29 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT NORTHWESTERN LAFOURCHE...
ASSUMPTION...ST. JAMES AND SOUTHWESTERN ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST
PARISHES...

AT 1248 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER
NAPOLEONVILLE... MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
THIBODAUX...NAPOLEONVILLE...BELLE RIVER...GRAMERCY...LUTCHER...
SOUTH VACHERIE...LABADIEVILLE...SUPREME...NORTH VACHERIE...
PAINCOURTVILLE...CHACKBAY...PIERRE PART...BELLE ROSE...CONVENT...
BAYOU GENEVE...WALLACE...SCHRIEVER AND DES ALLEMANDS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...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 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 3000 9126 3000 9124 3003 9122 3006 9109
      3007 9109 3008 9101 3006 9096 3011 9091
      3015 9075 2980 9048 2975 9109 2981 9109
      2982 9111 2984 9113 2985 9118 2986 9120
      2990 9121 2992 9123 2993 9123 2996 9125
TIME...MOT...LOC 1748Z 155DEG 11KT 2997 9100

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