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9:29 AM CDT on April 27, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Waxing Gibbous, 65% visible
Pressure 29.78 in
Visibility 1.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Overcast 3100 ft
Dew Point 62 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.24 in
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UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 7.50 out of 12
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Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KHZR 271355Z AUTO 29034G44KT 1SM +TSRA BKN005 BKN014 OVC031 18/17 A2978 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS P0024 T01750165

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Pressure 29.78 in
Visibility 1.0 miles
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Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Overcast 3100 ft
Dew Point 62 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.24 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 7.50 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KHZR 271355Z AUTO 29034G44KT 1SM +TSRA BKN005 BKN014 OVC031 18/17 A2978 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS P0024 T01750165

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Tornado Watch
Statement as of 9:24 AM CDT on April 27, 2015

Tornado Watch 126 remains in effect until 100 PM CDT for the
following locations


La
. Louisiana parishes included are

Ascension Assumption East Baton Rouge
East Feliciana Grant Iberia
Iberville Jefferson Lafayette
Lafourche La Salle Livingston
Natchitoches Orleans Plaquemines
Pointe Coupee St. Bernard St. Charles
St. Helena St. James St. John The Baptist
St. Martin St. Mary St. Tammany
Tangipahoa Terrebonne Vermilion
Washington West Baton Rouge West Feliciana
Winn




Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Statement as of 9:17 AM CDT on April 27, 2015

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
east central Iberville Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
northwestern Washington Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
Tangipahoa Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
East Baton Rouge Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
southeastern West Baton Rouge Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
east central West Feliciana Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
northwestern St. John The Baptist Parish in southeastern
Louisiana...
Livingston Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
St. Helena Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
East Feliciana Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
northern Ascension Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
southeastern Wilkinson County in southern Mississippi...
southern Amite County in southern Mississippi...
southern Pike County in southern Mississippi...

* until 1000 am CDT

* at 917 am CDT... Doppler radar indicated a line of severe
thunderstorms capable of producing quarter size hail and
destructive winds in excess of 70 mph. These storms were located
along a line extending from near Felps to north Vacherie... and
moving east at 60 mph.

* Locations impacted include...
Baton Rouge... Hammond... Zachary... Baker... Denham Springs...
Gonzales... Plaquemine... Port Allen... Jackson... Clinton...
Greensburg... Oak Hills Place... Amite... St. Gabriel... Ponchatoula...
Walker... Amite city... Addis... Brusly and Kentwood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Severe thunderstorms produce damaging winds... destructive hail...
deadly lightning and very heavy rain. For your protection... move to
an interior room on the lowest floor of your home or business. Heavy
rains flood roads quickly so do not drive into areas where water
covers the Road.

Doppler radar has indicated some weak rotation within these storms.
Although a tornado is not immediately likely... if one is spotted...
act quickly and move to a place of safety in a sturdy structure...
such as a basement or small interior room.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 100 PM CDT for southeastern
Louisiana and southern Mississippi.

Lat... Lon 3113 9029 3023 9038 3019 9042 3020 9046
      3022 9043 3026 9043 3028 9040 3029 9040
      3030 9043 3031 9042 3034 9048 3030 9054
      3030 9056 3029 9056 3026 9058 3023 9057
      3021 9058 3027 9129 3113 9123
time... Mot... loc 1417z 259deg 51kt 3102 9093 2999 9071




Flood Warning
Statement as of 9:38 PM CDT on April 26, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Red River Landing.
* Until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 51.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 52.4 feet by
Monday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 51.0 feet... all river islands along The Reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact... at 48.0 feet... access roads will be inundated and
evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
the levees must be complete.
* Impact... at 46.0 feet... river traffic will become dangerous. A levee
crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
recommended.
* Impact... at 45.0 feet... between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
evacuation of the island is recommended.


Lat... Lon 3103 9153 3102 9170 3071 9159 3074 9137




Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 4:22 AM CDT on April 27, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 7 am CDT this morning through
Tuesday early afternoon...

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Louisiana and
southern 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...
Pointe Coupee... 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... West Baton Rouge
and West Feliciana. In southern Mississippi... Amite...
Hancock... Harrison... Jackson... Pearl River... Pike... Walthall
and Wilkinson.

* From 7 am CDT this morning through early Tuesday afternoon

* a potent upper level storm system will impact the region through
Tuesday acting on an abundance of moisture to produce several
rounds of showers and thunderstorms during the period. General
rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches can be expected through
Tuesday with isolated amounts up to 5 inches possible.

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.