Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
937 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Tangipahoa River Near Robert affecting Tangipahoa Parish

  Bogue Falaya River At Boston St in Covington affecting St. Tammany
  Parish

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

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937 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Bogue Falaya River At Boston St in Covington.
* until Tuesday evening.
* At  8:30 AM Monday the stage was 6.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow early afternoon.
* Impact...At 6.0 feet...The river will leave its banks under the
  Boston Street bridge and begin to flood the boston towers property

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LAT...LON 3052 9004 3052 9014 3042 9016 3042 9004




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