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

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WGUS74 KLIX 250027
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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
727 PM CDT WED JUN 24 2015

LAC033-121-250300-
/O.CON.KLIX.FF.W.0028.000000T0000Z-150625T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WEST BATON ROUGE LA-EAST BATON ROUGE LA-
727 PM CDT WED JUN 24 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN WEST BATON ROUGE AND SOUTHWESTERN EAST BATON ROUGE
PARISHES...

AT 721 PM CDT...THE PUBLIC REPORTED HEAVY RAIN FROM THUNDERSTORMS
OVER THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN PARTS OF BATON ROUGE METRO AREA. UP TO
THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. MANY STREETS ARE FLOODED
AND A FEW STREETS ARE IMPASSABLE.

THE MAIN CORE OF THE STORM HAS MOVED WEST. HOWEVER...MODERATE
RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE THE WARNED AREA AND MAINTAIN THE THREAT OF
FLASH FLOODING AND RESIDUAL FLOODING THROUGH THIS EVENING.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED
AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3047 9138 3053 9098 3047 9098 3046 9099
      3044 9098 3042 9098 3042 9097 3035 9097
      3034 9100 3032 9114 3032 9131 3034 9132
      3037 9135

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