Baton Rouge, LA (70808)

11:34 AM CDT on July 04, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Location: Baton Rouge, LA
Elevation: 52 ft
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Special Statement

Elev 52 ft 30.40 °N, 91.17 °W | Updated 39 seconds ago

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Gusts 9.8 mph

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Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3700 ft
Heat Index 100 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 66%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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UV 6.0 out of 12
Pollen .50 out of 12
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Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KBTR 041553Z 22013KT 10SM BKN021 BKN037 31/24 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP174 T03060239

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Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3700 ft
Heat Index 100 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 66%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 6.0 out of 12
Pollen .50 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KBTR 041553Z 22013KT 10SM BKN021 BKN037 31/24 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP174 T03060239

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 8:50 PM CDT on July 03, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Baton Rouge.
* From Monday morning until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Friday the stage was 34.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday July 7th and continue to
rise to near 36.5 feet by Saturday July 18th.
* Impact... at 36.0 feet... river traffic and Industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact... at 35.0 feet... river islands from Red River Landing
downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.


Lat... Lon 3074 9130 3071 9159 3032 9130 3035 9113








850 PM CDT Fri Jul 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Red River Landing.
* Until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 51.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 53.5 feet by
Saturday July 18th 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







Special Statement
Statement as of 11:27 AM CDT on July 04, 2015

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Assumption... West
Baton Rouge... West Feliciana... east central Pointe Coupee... eastern
Iberville... East Baton Rouge... central East Feliciana... Ascension
parishes in southeastern Louisiana and southeastern Wilkinson
counties until 1215 PM CDT...

At 1127 am CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from 6 miles west of Wakefield
to near Erwinville to 9 miles northwest of Bayou Sorrel to near Bayou
Geneve... and moving northeast at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Baton Rouge... Zachary... Baker... Denham Springs... Gonzales...
Donaldsonville... Plaquemine... Port Allen... New Roads... Jackson... St.
Francisville... Clinton... Oak Hills Place... St. Gabriel... Addis...
Brusly... White Castle... Sorrento... Slaughter and Wilson.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3081 9100 3042 9098 3041 9096 3039 9097
      3040 9095 3036 9093 3035 9089 3015 9077
      3011 9091 3006 9096 2993 9123 2999 9126
      3004 9122 3003 9125 3006 9127 3006 9131
      3026 9143 3057 9138 3091 9150 3121 9114
time... Mot... loc 1627z 234deg 16kt 3086 9145 3060 9136 3028 9140 2989
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1127 am CDT Sat Jul 4 2015

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Assumption... West
Baton Rouge... West Feliciana... east central Pointe Coupee... eastern
Iberville... East Baton Rouge... central East Feliciana... Ascension
parishes in southeastern Louisiana and southeastern Wilkinson
counties until 1215 PM CDT...

At 1127 am CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from 6 miles west of Wakefield
to near Erwinville to 9 miles northwest of Bayou Sorrel to near Bayou
Geneve... and moving northeast at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Baton Rouge... Zachary... Baker... Denham Springs... Gonzales...
Donaldsonville... Plaquemine... Port Allen... New Roads... Jackson... St.
Francisville... Clinton... Oak Hills Place... St. Gabriel... Addis...
Brusly... White Castle... Sorrento... Slaughter and Wilson.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3081 9100 3042 9098 3041 9096 3039 9097
      3040 9095 3036 9093 3035 9089 3015 9077
      3011 9091 3006 9096 2993 9123 2999 9126
      3004 9122 3003 9125 3006 9127 3006 9131
      3026 9143 3057 9138 3091 9150 3121 9114
time... Mot... loc 1627z 234deg 16kt 3086 9145 3060 9136 3028 9140 2989
9109


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1127 am CDT Sat Jul 4 2015

... Significant weather advisory for northwestern Assumption... West
Baton Rouge... West Feliciana... east central Pointe Coupee... eastern
Iberville... East Baton Rouge... central East Feliciana... Ascension
parishes in southeastern Louisiana and southeastern Wilkinson
counties until 1215 PM CDT...

At 1127 am CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from 6 miles west of Wakefield
to near Erwinville to 9 miles northwest of Bayou Sorrel to near Bayou
Geneve... and moving northeast at 20 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Baton Rouge... Zachary... Baker... Denham Springs... Gonzales...
Donaldsonville... Plaquemine... Port Allen... New Roads... Jackson... St.
Francisville... Clinton... Oak Hills Place... St. Gabriel... Addis...
Brusly... White Castle... Sorrento... Slaughter and Wilson.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 15 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.


Lat... Lon 3081 9100 3042 9098 3041 9096 3039 9097
      3040 9095 3036 9093 3035 9089 3015 9077
      3011 9091 3006 9096 2993 9123 2999 9126
      3004 9122 3003 9125 3006 9127 3006 9131
      3026 9143 3057 9138 3091 9150 3121 9114
time... Mot... loc 1627z 234deg 16kt 3086 9145 3060 9136 3028 9140 2989
9109


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