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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:23 PM CST on January 19, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EST on January 19, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 6 PM CST this
evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Louisiana and Mississippi... including
the following areas... in southeast Louisiana... Ascension...
Assumption... East Baton Rouge... East Feliciana... Iberville...
Livingston... lower Jefferson... lower Lafourche... lower
Plaquemines... lower St. Bernard... lower Terrebonne... northern
Tangipahoa... Orleans... southern Tangipahoa... St. Charles...
St. Helena... St. James... St. John The Baptist... St. Tammany...
upper Jefferson... upper Lafourche... upper Plaquemines... upper
St. Bernard... upper Terrebonne... Washington and West Baton
Rouge. In Mississippi... Amite... Hancock... Harrison...
Jackson... Pearl River... Pike and Walthall.

* Until 6 PM CST this evening

* a line of thunderstorms will continue to move across southeast
Louisiana and coastal Mississippi that will produce moderate to
heavy rainfall across the watch area. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 3
inches are possible. Rainfall rates of 1 to 1.5 inches per hour
are occurring in the heaviest portions of the line.

* Impacts include ponding of water and flooding in low lying and
poorly drained areas.

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.





Marine Warning

Statement as of 4:24 PM CST on January 19, 2017

Expires 6:30 PM EST on January 19, 2017


The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* special marine warning for...
Breton Sound...
Chandeleur Sound...
coastal waters from Boothville la to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River out 20 nm...
coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island
Louisiana out 20 to 60 nm...
coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out 20
nm...
Mississippi Sound...

* until 530 PM CST

* at 423 PM CST... strong thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 6 nm northwest of Mississippi Sound to 8 nm
southeast of Breton Sound... moving east at 45 knots.

Hazard... wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect wind gusts in excess of 34 knots and suddenly
           higher waves. Boats could sustain damage or capsize. Make
           sure all on board are wearing life jackets. Return to
           safe Harbor if possible.

* Locations impacted include...
Mississippi Sound... Chandeleur Sound... Horn Island... Ship Island
and Pascagoula.

Lat... Lon 3038 8877 3038 8881 3034 8873 3037 8859
      3035 8858 3034 8851 3032 8848 3036 8845
      3036 8841 2988 8831 2967 8820 2945 8827
      2937 8929 3039 8899 3040 8886 3041 8888
      3041 8899 3043 8898 3043 8885
time... Mot... loc 2223z 260deg 43kt 3038 8895 2945 8922

Hail... 0.00in
wind... >34kts


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Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
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Illinois - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
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Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Maine - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Mississippi - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Montana - Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Nebraska - Dense Fog Advisory
Nevada - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory, Winter Storm Watch
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Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Record Report
Oregon - Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory, High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Record Report
South Dakota - Dense Fog Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
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Washington - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Watch , Freezing Rain Advisory , Record Report
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