Flash Flood Watch
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Flood Watch
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
914 PM CDT Sat Apr 14 2018

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE ACROSS SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA AND
SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI THIS EVENING...

.A slow moving cold front will continue to push into coastal
Mississippi through early Sunday morning. Showers and
thunderstorms will continue near and in advance of the front,
producing heavy rainfall. One more surge of heavy rain is possible
across much of the area this evening.

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Washington-St. Tammany-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-Pike-
Walthall-
Including the cities of Bogalusa, Enon, Franklinton, Slidell,
Mandeville, Covington, Lacombe, Laplace, Reserve, Thibodaux,
Raceland, Larose, Destrehan, Norco, Metairie, Kenner,
East New Orleans, New Orleans, Belle Chasse, Chalmette, Violet,
Houma, Bayou Cane, Chauvin, Cocodrie, Dulac, Montegut, Galliano,
Cut Off, Golden Meadow, Leeville, Buras, Pointe A La Hache,
Port Sulphur, Boothville, Venice, Empire, Myrtle Grove,
Yscloskey, Amite, Kentwood, Roseland, Wilmer, Hammond, Robert,
Ponchatoula, McComb, Dexter, Salem, and Tylertown
914 PM CDT Sat Apr 14 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

The Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Louisiana and
southern Mississippi has been cancelled.

Light to moderate rain will still be possible over this area
however the flash flood threat has diminished.

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Pearl River-Hancock-Harrison-Jackson-
Including the cities of Crossroads, McNeil, Picayune,
Bay St. Louis, Waveland, Diamondhead, Gulfport, Pascagoula,
Ocean Springs, Moss Point, Gautier, and St. Martin
914 PM CDT Sat Apr 14 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM CDT SUNDAY...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Mississippi and southern Mississippi,
  including the following areas, in southeast Mississippi,
  Harrison. In southern Mississippi, Hancock, Jackson, and Pearl
  River.

* until 1 AM CDT Sunday

* Showers and thunderstorms with heavy rainfall have produced 3
  to 5 inches of rain across the area with additional rain
  likely this evening, some locally higher amounts in excess of
  8 inches are possible.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, areas with poor
  drainage, and area rivers will be possible. If you encounter
  flooded roads, remember to turn around, don`t drown.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

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