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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:41 AM CDT on May 25, 2018

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2018


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

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Louisiana and
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 Mississippi, Hancock, Harrison, and Jackson.

* Through Saturday evening

* widespread 4 to 6 inches of rainfall likely in swaths along lake
and sea breeze boundaries. Some locally higher amounts greater
than 6 inches possible. Rain rates 2 to 3 inches per hour at
times.

* Potential impacts of flooding include flooding of streets and
low lying areas. Increased water levels on area rivers and
streams. High rain rates may briefly overwhelm pumping
capacities until rates diminish.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

Additional flash flood watches may be extended in area and time at
a later time throughout the weekend as the situation unfolds.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:41 AM CDT on May 25, 2018

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2018


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

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Louisiana and
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 Mississippi, Hancock, Harrison, and Jackson.

* Through Saturday evening

* widespread 4 to 6 inches of rainfall likely in swaths along lake
and sea breeze boundaries. Some locally higher amounts greater
than 6 inches possible. Rain rates 2 to 3 inches per hour at
times.

* Potential impacts of flooding include flooding of streets and
low lying areas. Increased water levels on area rivers and
streams. High rain rates may briefly overwhelm pumping
capacities until rates diminish.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

Additional flash flood watches may be extended in area and time at
a later time throughout the weekend as the situation unfolds.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch
Alaska - Special Statement
Arizona - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Hazard Statement, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch
Georgia - Flash Flood Watch
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Air Quality Alert
Louisiana - Flash Flood Watch
Maine - Special Statement
Maryland - Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch
Nevada - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
New Hampshire - Special Statement
New Jersey - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Fire Weather Watch
New York - Coastal Hazard Statement , Air Quality Alert
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Special Statement
Oregon - Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory
Pennsylvania - Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Air Quality Alert
South Carolina - Flood Warning
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Special Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Washington - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Advisory

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