Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
435 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

LAZ060-061-212200-
UPPER JEFFERSON-ST. CHARLES-
435 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT CENTRAL ST. CHARLES AND
NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON PARISHES...

AT 434 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS OVER NEW SARPY...OR NEAR
HAHNVILLE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5 MPH.

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

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HAHNVILLE...METAIRIE...JEFFERSON...HARAHAN...ELMWOOD...ST. ROSE...
RIVER RIDGE...LULING...BOUTTE...WAGGAMAN...NEW SARPY...TAFT...
DESTREHAN...NORCO...AMA...KILLONA AND NEW ORLEANS ARMSTRONG AIRPORT.

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 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 2996 9048 3007 9039 3006 9037 3005 9033
      3006 9032 3006 9031 3005 9028 3005 9026
      3003 9022 3002 9018 3002 9016 3001 9013
      2979 9032
TIME...MOT...LOC 2134Z 307DEG 5KT 2999 9036
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