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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
706 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

LAZ036-037-039-048-071-MSZ069>071-191415-
Northern Tangipahoa LA-Washington LA-East Feliciana LA-St. Helena LA-
East Baton Rouge LA-Pike MS-Walthall MS-Amite MS-
706 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN WASHINGTON...
NORTHWESTERN TANGIPAHOA...ST. HELENA...NORTHEASTERN EAST BATON ROUGE
AND EASTERN EAST FELICIANA PARISHES...WESTERN WALTHALL...AMITE AND
PIKE COUNTIES UNTIL 815 AM CST...

At 706 AM CST, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from 7 miles northeast of Gloster to near Felps to
near Pride. Movement was northeast at 45 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Mccomb, Clinton, Liberty, Greensburg, Magnolia, Kentwood, Summit,
Tylertown, Gloster, Osyka, Easleyville, Salem, Darlington, Pride,
Gillsberg, Felps, Mount Herman, Smithdale, Tangipahoa and Mccomb
Airport.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 3094 9012 3059 9110 3103 9097 3134 9102
      3135 9011
TIME...MOT...LOC 1306Z 243DEG 40KT 3130 9096 3106 9091 3069 9102

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