Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1051 PM CST TUE DEC 23 2014

...CLUSTER AND LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL
MOVING NORTHEAST AFFECTING UPPER PLAQUEMINES PARISH...HANCOCK
COUNTY...ST. TAMMANY PARISH...ORLEANS PARISH...UPPER ST. BERNARD
PARISH...LOWER PLAQUEMINES PARISH...LOWER ST. BERNARD PARISH...

AT 1046 PM CST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN...ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
FROM 18 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WAVELAND TO 11 MILES WEST OF PORT
SULPHUR...AND A CLUSTER NEAR CHALMETTE AND VIOLET...MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 40 MPH.

THUNDERSTORMS AND HEAVY RAINFALL WILL AFFECT AREAS IN AND
AROUND...SLIDELL...POINTE A LA HACHE...PEARLINGTON...PEARL
RIVER...STENNIS SPACE CENTER...DIAMONDHEAD AND KILN

THESE STORMS COULD PRODUCE RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IN A
SHORT PERIOD OF TIME...RESULTING IN PONDING OF WATER AROUND LOW LYING
ROADWAYS. REMEMBER...DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO WATER COVERED
ROADWAYS. THE DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW A SAFE CROSSING.

LAT...LON 2955 8996 3012 8985 3015 8976 3021 8983
      3027 8982 3049 8964 3054 8935 3041 8934
      3018 8944 3015 8962 3001 8972 3004 8980
      3001 8984 2997 8984 2997 8973 2991 8973
      2987 8964 3009 8949 3009 8948 2944 8980
TIME...MOT...LOC 0449Z 209DEG 36KT 3009 8953 2953 8987

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