Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
328 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017
...Windy Conditions Expected across Southeast Louisiana and
Southern Mississippi Saturday morning through Saturday evening...
.A developing storm system over the Plains has created strong
winds across the region this afternoon. These winds are expected
to be stronger on Saturday as the system approaches the region.
South winds of 15 to 30 mph with frequent gusts up 40 mph are
expected on Saturday.
Pointe Coupee-West Feliciana-East Feliciana-St. Helena-Washington-
St. Tammany-Iberville-West Baton Rouge-East Baton Rouge-Ascension-
Livingston-Assumption-St. James-St. John The Baptist-
Upper Lafourche-St. Charles-Upper Jefferson-Orleans-
Upper Plaquemines-Upper St. Bernard-Upper Terrebonne-
Lower Terrebonne-Lower Lafourche-Lower Jefferson-
Lower Plaquemines-Lower St. Bernard-Northern Tangipahoa-
Southern Tangipahoa-Wilkinson-Amite-Pike-Walthall-Pearl River-
Including the cities of New Roads, Lettsworth, Livonia, Spillman,
St. Francisville, Wakefield, Jackson, Clinton, Felps, Darlington,
Easleyville, Greensburg, Montpelier, Bogalusa, Enon, Franklinton,
Slidell, Mandeville, Covington, Lacombe, Bayou Sorrel,
Plaquemine, White Castle, Port Allen, Addis, Brusly, Baton Rouge,
Gonzales, Donaldsonville, Prairieville, Denham Springs, Watson,
Walker, Pierre Part, Labadieville, Paincourtville, Convent,
Lutcher, Gramercy, Laplace, Reserve, Thibodaux, Raceland, Larose,
Destrehan, Norco, Metairie, Kenner, East New Orleans,
New Orleans, Belle Chasse, Chalmette, Violet, Houma, Bayou Cane,
Chauvin, Cocodrie, Dulac, Montegut, Galliano, Cut Off,
Golden Meadow, Leeville, Buras, Pointe A La Hache, Port Sulphur,
Boothville, Venice, Empire, Myrtle Grove, Yscloskey, Amite,
Kentwood, Roseland, Wilmer, Hammond, Robert, Ponchatoula,
Centreville, Dolorosa, Fort Adams, Woodville, Gillsberg, Gloster,
Smithdale, Liberty, McComb, Dexter, Salem, Tylertown, Crossroads,
McNeil, Picayune, Bay St. Louis, Waveland, Diamondhead, Gulfport,
Pascagoula, Ocean Springs, Moss Point, Gautier, and St. Martin
328 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 10 PM CDT SATURDAY...
The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 6 AM to 10 PM CDT Saturday.
* TIMING...Saturday morning through late Saturday evening.
* WINDS...15 to 30 mph with numerous higher gusts; some gusts
will likely approach 40 mph at times.
* DURATION...12 to 16 hours
* IMPACTS...Difficult driving conditions for high profile vehicles
especially on east-west roadways and on bridges and overpasses.
Loose lawn objects along with trash cans will be blown around.
A Wind Advisory means that winds of 26 to 39 mph are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult...especially for
high profile vehicles. Use extra caution.