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Tornado Watch
Issued: 11:33 AM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 82 remains in effect until 700 PM CDT for the
following locations


La
. Louisiana parishes included are

Acadia Allen Ascension
Assumption Avoyelles Cameron
Catahoula Concordia East Baton Rouge
East Carroll East Feliciana Evangeline
Franklin Iberia Iberville
Jefferson Davis Lafayette Lafourche
Livingston Madison Pointe Coupee
Rapides Richland St. Charles
St. Helena St. James St. John The Baptist
St. Landry St. Martin St. Mary
Tangipahoa Tensas Terrebonne
Vermilion West Baton Rouge West Carroll
West Feliciana




Flood Warning
Issued: 9:23 AM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service


The Flood Warning continues for
the Boeuf River near Fort Necessity
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 am Thursday the stage was 56.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 50.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 57.0 feet by early
Sunday afternoon.



              Flood observed forecast 7 am crest
location stg stg day time Fri Sat sun crest time date

Boeuf River
Fort Necessity 50 56.1 Thu 08 am 56.4 56.7 57.0 57.0 01 PM 04/21




Lat... Lon 3186 9180 3196 9192 3205 9201 3212 9202
      3218 9184 3195 9179






Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:02 AM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana,
Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin la, Madison la,
Morehouse, Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Adams, Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Claiborne, Clarke,
Clay, Copiah, Covington, Forrest, Franklin MS, Grenada, Hinds,
Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson
Davis, Jones, Kemper, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake,
Leflore, Lincoln, Lowndes, Madison MS, Marion, Montgomery,
Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Rankin, Scott, Sharkey,
Simpson, Smith, Sunflower, Warren, Washington, Webster,
Winston and Yazoo.

* Through this evening

* widespread heavy rainfall of 2 to 4 inches with locally higher
amounts possible in a few hours.

* This rainfall will occur over saturated soils and ongoing
areal flooding in locations.

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.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:02 AM CDT Apr. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

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

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas in southeast
Arkansas, Ashley and Chicot. In northeast Louisiana,
Catahoula, Concordia, East Carroll, Franklin la, Madison la,
Morehouse, Richland, Tensas and West Carroll. In Mississippi,
Adams, Attala, Bolivar, Carroll, Choctaw, Claiborne, Clarke,
Clay, Copiah, Covington, Forrest, Franklin MS, Grenada, Hinds,
Holmes, Humphreys, Issaquena, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson
Davis, Jones, Kemper, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Leake,
Leflore, Lincoln, Lowndes, Madison MS, Marion, Montgomery,
Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Rankin, Scott, Sharkey,
Simpson, Smith, Sunflower, Warren, Washington, Webster,
Winston and Yazoo.

* Through this evening

* widespread heavy rainfall of 2 to 4 inches with locally higher
amounts possible in a few hours.

* This rainfall will occur over saturated soils and ongoing
areal flooding in locations.

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.




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