Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
500 PM CDT MON AUG 21 2017

St. Tammany LA-
500 PM CDT MON AUG 21 2017

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  West central St. Tammany Parish in southeastern Louisiana...

* Until 700 PM CDT

* At 459 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
  the advisory area. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Covington and Madisonville.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in continued minor flooding.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

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 3046 9007 3040 9007 3041 9024 3042 9025
      3049 9020