Special Weather Statement
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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
323 PM CDT SUN OCT 15 2017

LAZ066-152100-
Lower Terrebonne-
323 PM CDT SUN OCT 15 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM AFFECTING SOUTHWESTERN TERREBONNE PARISH...

At 321 PM CDT, a cluster of strong thunderstorms were located 18
miles south of Amelia, or 22 miles southwest of Houma, moving
southwest at 15 mph.

These storms will remain over mainly rural areas of southwestern
Lower Terrebonne Parish.

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 2916 9094 2920 9092 2917 9100 2927 9130
      2937 9124 2932 9121 2933 9116 2924 9117
      2925 9113 2926 9112 2934 9113 2940 9122
      2955 9116 2937 9079 2922 9086 2926 9089
      2924 9100 2920 9091 2921 9087 2913 9090
TIME...MOT...LOC 2021Z 033DEG 11KT 2940 9102

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