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Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
716 PM CST THU JAN 19 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Comite River At Comite Joor Rd affecting East Baton Rouge Parish

Precautionary/Preparedness Actions...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC033-201437-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0004.170120T0113Z-170120T1437Z/
/CMTL1.1.ER.170119T2158Z.170120T0600Z.170120T0837Z.NO/
716 PM CST THU JAN 19 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Friday morning...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Comite River At Comite Joor Rd.
* From this evening to Friday Morning.
* At  6:15 PM Thursday the stage was 20.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 20.7 feet
  near midnight. The river will then fall below flood stage
  at 20 feet by early tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...High water will prevent recreational and
  industrial activity from Louisiana Highway 64 downstream to the
  Amite River junction. Farm animals and equipment should be moved to
  higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3066 9103 3066 9114 3056 9118 3046 9108 3046 9095




$$




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED...
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
613 PM CST THU JAN 19 2017

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-201100-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER
LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA
RIVER LA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO
PORT FOURCHON LOUISIANA FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MISSISSIPPI TO STAKE ISLAND
LOUISIANA OUT 20 TO 60 NM-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-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
613 PM CST THU JAN 19 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH EAST ACROSS THE
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER THIS EVENING. A FEW
STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THIS SECTION OF THE
COASTAL WATERS WITH THE MAIN THREATS BEING STRONG WINDS AND ISOLATED
WATERSPOUTS.

AREAS OF FOG ARE EXPECTED LATER THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...AND MAY
BECOME DENSE IN SOME LOCATIONS BOTH OVER LAND AND ACROSS THE
NEARSHORE COASTAL WATERS...SOUNDS AND TIDAL LAKES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

PATCHY DENSE FOG IS POSSIBLE FRIDAY MORNING.

A SLIGHT RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL EXIST FRIDAY
NIGHT...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT...AND A SLIGHT RISK WILL ALSO EXIST
FOR SATURDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. ALL MODES OF SEVERE
WEATHER...DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE HAIL AND TORNADOES WILL BE POSSIBLE
ALONG WITH HEAVY RAINFALL. PLEASE STAY CURRENT ON FORECASTS
CONCERNING THIS SEVERE WEATHER SCENARIO.

GALE FORCE WINDS ARE LIKELY TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE GULF WATERS
SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...AND HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS
TO SMALL CRAFT ARE LIKELY TO PERSIST INTO MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

THE ACTIVATION OF STORM SPOTTERS...HAM RADIO OPERATORS...AND
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL IN SUPPORT OF SEVERE WEATHER
OPERATIONS MAY BE NEEDED FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

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