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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:20 AM CDT on April 18, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EDT 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.




Record Report

Statement as of 9:45 AM CDT on April 18, 2015


... Record consecutive days of measurable rainfall for April set at
New Orleans and Baton Rouge...

A new April record for number of consecutive days with measurable
rain set at New Orleans International Airport and Baton Rouge
Metropolitan Airport with 10 and 9 days respectively.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Alaska - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning
Arizona - Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
California - High Surf Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning
Kansas - Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Maine - Flood Warning
Massachusetts - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory
Nebraska - Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Special Statement
New Jersey - Fire Weather Warning
New Mexico - Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
New York - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Pennsylvania - Fire Weather Warning
Rhode Island - Special Statement
Tennessee - Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Fire Weather Warning
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
- Small Craft Advisory