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4:43 AM CDT on April 18, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch

Elev 30 ft 30.45 °N, 91.24 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

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Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Few 7000 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.25 in
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UV 0 out of 12
Pollen 3.60 out of 12
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SPECI KBTR 180920Z 00000KT 4SM -RA BR FEW070 OVC100 21/20 A2992 RMK AO2 P0005 T02110200

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Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Few 7000 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Dew Point 68 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.25 in
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UV 0 out of 12
Pollen 3.60 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Local Activity
SPECI KBTR 180920Z 00000KT 4SM -RA BR FEW070 OVC100 21/20 A2992 RMK AO2 P0005 T02110200

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 8:47 PM CDT on April 17, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Red River Landing.
* Until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 48.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to continue rising until cresting
at around 50.0 feet on Saturday may 2nd..
* 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 4:20 AM CDT on April 18, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this 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... 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... Hancock... Harrison... Jackson and
Pearl River.

* Through this evening

* several rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected to move
across southern Mississippi and southeast Louisiana today. These
thunderstorms could produce locally heavy rainfall totals of
one to three inches... on top of already saturated soils. Some
localized flooding could develop where these heavier rains fall.

* 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.