Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1107 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN LAFOURCHE PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...
  ST. CHARLES PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...
  ORLEANS PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN ST. BERNARD PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN PLAQUEMINES PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...
  JEFFERSON PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1215 PM CDT

* AT 1106 AM CDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF MADISONVILLE TO NEAR LOCKPORT...
  MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

  HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT WIND DAMAGE
           TO ROOFS...SIDING...AND TREES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NEW ORLEANS...CHALMETTE...HARVEY...CUT OFF...AVONDALE...EAST NEW
  ORLEANS...MARRERO...TIMBERLANE...LAROSE...BELLE CHASSE...METAIRIE...
  HAHNVILLE...GALLIANO...JEFFERSON...GRETNA...HARAHAN...WESTWEGO...
  LOCKPORT...JEAN LAFITTE AND LAFITTE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

CONTINUOUS CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
MOVE INDOORS IMMEDIATELY. LIGHTNING IS ONE OF NATURE`S LEADING
KILLERS. REMEMBER...IF YOU CAN HEAR THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO
BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 2965 9060 3009 9032 3005 9013 3007 9002
      3017 8989 3008 8965 3000 8970 3001 8980
      2999 8982 2998 8970 2995 8968 2992 8970
      2990 8966 2939 8990 2939 8996 2933 8994
      2936 8991 2924 8997
TIME...MOT...LOC 1606Z 299DEG 28KT 3032 9008 2968 9050

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH

$$



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