Event: Flash Flood Warning
Sender Name: NWS New Orleans LA
WEA Text: Flash Flood Warning this area til 1:00 PM CST. Avoid flood areas. -NWS
Description: The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for…
Southeastern Iberville Parish in southeastern Louisiana…
Southwestern East Baton Rouge Parish in southeastern Louisiana…
Northwestern Assumption Parish in southeastern Louisiana…
* Until 100 PM CST
* At 1004 AM CST, gauge reports indicated showers and thunderstorms
producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three to four
inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to
* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Baton Rouge, Plaquemine, Oak Hills Place, St. Gabriel, White
Castle, Westminster, Old Jefferson, Merrydale, Inniswold, Village
St. George, Bayou Sorrel, Shenandoah, Gardere, Carville, Pierre
Part and Brownfields.
Additional rainfall amounts of around two inches are possible in the
Instruction: Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.
Link to more Info: http://www.weather.gov
Area Description: East Baton Rouge, LA; Iberville, LA; Assumption, LA
Message Identifier: NWS-IDP-PROD-2640239-2478823
CAP MessageType: Alert
Added note: – Flash Flood Warnings warnings