Ponchatoula, LA (70454)

10:37 PM CDT on April 17, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Ponchatoula, LA
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch

Elev 35 ft 30.45 °N, 90.36 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

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Pressure 29.96 in
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Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 98%
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UV 1.3 out of 12
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METAR KHDC 180315Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 22/20 A2996 RMK AO2

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Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
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Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.15 in
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UV 1.3 out of 12
Pollen 4.20 out of 12
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METAR KHDC 180315Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 22/20 A2996 RMK AO2

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 8:12 PM CDT on April 17, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tangipahoa river near Robert.
* From Saturday afternoon to Wednesday morning.
* At 7:30 PM Friday the stage was 14.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise above flood stage by
tomorrow afternoon and then continue to rise until cresting at
around 16.0 feet by Sunday afternoon. The river is expected
to fall below flood stage by late Tuesday night.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet... minor flooding near the river with beach
areas under water.
* Impact... at 15.0 feet... minor flooding near the river.


Lat... Lon 3069 9043 3069 9050 3030 9030 3036 9025







Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 3:48 PM CDT on April 17, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

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

* Through Saturday evening

* isolated thunderstorms are possible across the area this
afternoon with locally heavy rainfall possible. A larger area of
showers and thunderstorms is expected to move across southern
Mississippi and southeast Louisiana late tonight and during the
day on Saturday. This complex of thunderstorms is expected to be
the main threat of heavy rain over the next 24 to 36 hours. Many
areas are completely saturated. One to three inches of rain
could fall in heavier storms... with locally higher amounts.

* Areas that see heavy rainfall within a short time could
receive flood water to depths that would impact property and
people in those areas. Area creeks... streams and rivers are
also likely to experience rises... and some may rise to
bankfull or flood levels over the next several days.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions are favorable for heavy
rainfall that may 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.