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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
357 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...STRONG WINDS AND FREEZING TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TONIGHT...

.AN ARCTIC AIR MASS WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE INTO THE AREA TONIGHT.
STRONG WINDS AND FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED ACROSS MOST OF
THE AREA.

LAZ059>065-060600-
/O.NEW.KLIX.FZ.W.0005.150306T0900Z-150306T1300Z/
/O.CON.KLIX.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150306T0600Z/
UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-ORLEANS-
UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...THIBODAUX...RACELAND...LAROSE...
DESTREHAN...NORCO...METAIRIE...KENNER...NEW ORLEANS...
BELLE CHASSE...CHALMETTE...VIOLET...HOUMA...BAYOU CANE
357 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...
...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 7 AM CST FRIDAY.

* TIMING...THROUGH TONIGHT.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS
  EXPECTED THROUGH MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* TEMPERATURE...NEAR OR SLIGHTLY BELOW FREEZING TEMPERATURES
  EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* DURATION...1 TO 4 HOURS OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES CAN BE EXPECTED
  AWAY FROM URBAN HEAT EFFECTS.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT... ESPECIALLY
  ON EAST TO WEST ORIENTED ROADWAYS AND BRIDGES.
  ADDITIONALLY...SMALL TREE LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND
  UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT ITEMS SUCH AS TRASH CANS AND LIGHT
  OUTDOOR FURNITURE COULD BE BLOWN AROUND. FREEZING TEMPERATURES
  CAN DAMAGE SENSITIVE VEGETATION AND ARE DANGEROUS FOR OUTDOOR
  PETS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

LAZ034>037-039-071-MSZ068>071-077-060600-
/O.NEW.KLIX.FZ.W.0005.150306T0000Z-150306T1500Z/
POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-WASHINGTON-
NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEW ROADS...LIVONIA...
ST. FRANCISVILLE...JACKSON...CLINTON...GREENSBURG...MONTPELIER...
BOGALUSA...FRANKLINTON...AMITE...KENTWOOD...CENTREVILLE...
WOODVILLE...GLOSTER...LIBERTY...CROSBY...MCCOMB...TYLERTOWN...
PICAYUNE
357 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST FRIDAY.

* TEMPERATURE...TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S CAN BE
  EXPECTED.

* DURATION...12 TO 15 HOURS OF SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES.

* IMPACTS...SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES CAN DAMAGE SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION AND ARE DANGEROUS FOR OUTDOOR PETS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

LAZ040-046>050-056>058-072-MSZ080>082-060600-
/O.NEW.KLIX.FZ.W.0005.150306T0300Z-150306T1500Z/
ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-WEST BATON ROUGE-EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-
LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-ST. JAMES-ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SLIDELL...MANDEVILLE...COVINGTON...
LACOMBE...PLAQUEMINE...WHITE CASTLE...PORT ALLEN...ADDIS...
BRUSLY...BATON ROUGE...GONZALES...DONALDSONVILLE...
DENHAM SPRINGS...WALKER...PIERRE PART...LABADIEVILLE...
PAINCOURTVILLE...LUTCHER...GRAMERCY...LAPLACE...RESERVE...
HAMMOND...PONCHATOULA...BAY ST. LOUIS...WAVELAND...DIAMONDHEAD...
GULFPORT...BILOXI...PASCAGOULA...OCEAN SPRINGS...MOSS POINT...
GAUTIER...ST. MARTIN
357 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST
FRIDAY.

* TEMPERATURE...TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 20S AND LOWER 30S CAN BE
  EXPECTED.

* DURATION...89 TO 12 HOURS OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES

* IMPACTS...SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES CAN DAMAGE SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION AND ARE DANGEROUS FOR OUTDOOR PETS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$

LAZ066>070-060600-
/O.CON.KLIX.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150306T0600Z/
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHAUVIN...DULAC...MONTEGUT...GALLIANO...
CUT OFF...GOLDEN MEADOW...PORT SULPHUR...EMPIRE...YSCLOSKEY
357 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT CST TONIGHT...

* TIMING...THROUGH MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* WINDS...SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* DURATION...ANOTHER 6 TO 8 HOURS OF STRONG GUSTY WINDS CAN BE
  EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY ON EAST TO WEST ORIENTED ROADWAYS AND BRIDGES.
  ADDITIONALLY...SMALL TREE LIMBS COULD BE BLOWN DOWN AND
  UNSECURED LIGHT WEIGHT ITEMS SUCH AS TRASH CANS AND LIGHT
  OUTDOOR FURNITURE COULD BE BLOWN AROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$







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