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Louisiana, Ascension

Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 2:44 PM CDT on August 24, 2016

Expires 4:00 PM EDT on August 25, 2016

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has extended the

* Flood Advisory for...
east central Iberville Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
south central East Baton Rouge Parish in southeastern Louisiana...
northwestern Ascension Parish in southeastern Louisiana...

* until 300 PM CDT Thursday

* at 243 PM CDT... Bluff Swamp near Kleinpeter gauge reported a stage
of 12.95 feet at 2 PM CDT. Backwater and inland flooding continues
to be ongoing from the heavy rains of last week. Water levels are
beginning to drain slowly. Some showers and thunderstorms may
delay the drainage rate each afternoon.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Baton Rouge... Gonzales... Oak Hills Place... St. Gabriel...
Sorrento... Shenandoah... Inniswold... geismer... Old Jefferson...
Prairieville... Carville... Gardere...
Westminster and Village St. George.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around... don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated... or
ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

Lat... Lon 3041 9120 3045 9119 3046 9099 3039 9097
      3037 9093 3036 9093 3036 9090 3021 9083
      3016 9105 3018 9116 3025 9111 3030 9123
      3032 9114 3033 9114 3034 9117 3035 9124

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Arkansas - Flood Warning
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Florida - Record Report
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Iowa - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Record Report
Kansas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Record Report
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Montana - Air Quality Alert
New York - Coastal Hazard Statement
Ohio - Special Statement
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Texas - Flood Warning
Washington - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Record Report
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement

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