Flood Statement
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
950 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

LAC037-125-221830-
/O.CON.KLIX.FA.W.0009.000000T0000Z-171022T1830Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
West Feliciana LA-East Feliciana LA-
950 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...A FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 130 PM CDT FOR EASTERN WEST FELICIANA AND WESTERN EAST
FELICIANA PARISHES...

At 944 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated addition storms moving over
West and East Feliciana parishes. Local law enforcement reported
significant flooding occurring around the Thompson Creek watershed
due to heavy rainfall of up to 10 inches overnight. A number of
roadways remain closed in the area due to flooding and some water
rescues have been reported in unincorporated areas along the East
Feliciana and West Feliciana parish-line.

Flooding is expected to continue in the area through the morning and
into the early afternoon as runoff from the rainfall and
additional rainfall continues to flood local creeks and streams.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Jackson, Slaughter, Wilson, Norwood and Spillman.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 inch are possible in the warned
area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 3099 9106 3072 9116 3071 9121 3070 9125
      3069 9127 3068 9131 3071 9135 3073 9136
      3099 9130

$$


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