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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED FLOOD WATCH NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA 949 AM CDT MON JUL 24 2017 ...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY... .A MOISTURE RICH TROPICAL AIR MASS IS BE AGITATED BY SUBTLE DISTURBANCES MOVING ACROSS THE REGION. EFFICIENT RAINFALL WITH SEVERAL INCHES OF ACCUMULATION MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING OVER THE NEXT 24 TO 36 HOURS. ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA AND MISSISSIPPI, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS, IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA, ASCENSION, ASSUMPTION, EAST BATON ROUGE, EAST FELICIANA, IBERVILLE, LIVINGSTON, 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 MISSISSIPPI, AMITE, HANCOCK, HARRISON, JACKSON, PEARL RIVER, PIKE, WALTHALL, AND WILKINSON. * THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING * RAIN RATES NEAR OR IN EXCESS OF 2 INCHES PER HOUR WILL BE COMMON. RAINFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF 5 TO 7 INCHES POSSIBLE OVER A 24 TO 36 HOUR PERIOD, INCLUDING WHAT HAS FALLEN SO FAR THIS MORNING, THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. * IMPACTS INCLUDE EXTENSIVE STREET FLOODING, FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POORLY DRAINED AREAS, RISES ON AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS, POSSIBLY TO FLOOD LEVELS IF HEAVY RAINS PERSIST. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT 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.
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