Flood Statement
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WGUS84 KLIX 221715
FLSLIX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1215 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

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ORLEANS LA-ST. BERNARD LA-PLAQUEMINES LA-
1215 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  ORLEANS PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN ST. BERNARD PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN PLAQUEMINES PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 215 PM CDT

* AT 1215 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  NEW ORLEANS...CHALMETTE...BELLE CHASSE...EAST NEW ORLEANS...
  TIMBERLANE...GRETNA...LAKE CATHERINE...MERAUX...ARABI...
  TERRYTOWN AND VIOLET.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2987 9003 2990 9001 2994 9006 2993 9006
      2995 9007 3015 8983 3013 8982 3019 8976
      3018 8975 3017 8970 3014 8962 3007 8965
      3001 8975 3001 8980 2999 8982 2998 8982
      2997 8980 2984 9001

$$

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