400  
WGUS44 KLIX 192013  
FLWLIX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
313 PM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016  
 
LAC005-033-047-063-077-093-095-121-202015-  
/O.EXT.KLIX.FA.W.0016.000000T0000Z-160820T2015Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
LIVINGSTON LA-WEST BATON ROUGE LA-ST. JAMES LA-  
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST LA-POINTE COUPEE LA-IBERVILLE LA-  
EAST BATON ROUGE LA-ASCENSION LA-  
313 PM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS EXTENDED THE  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
LIVINGSTON PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
WEST BATON ROUGE PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
NORTHERN ST. JAMES PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
CENTRAL ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
POINTE COUPEE PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
IBERVILLE PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
ASCENSION PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
 
* UNTIL 315 PM CDT SATURDAY  
 
* AT 315 PM CDT...THE ONGOING WIDESPREAD FLOODING FROM LAST WEEK'S  
HISTORIC RAIN EVENT CONTINUES TO IMPACT THE WARNED AREA. AN  
EXPANSE OF BOTTOMLAND FLOODING CLOSE TO LAKE MAUREPAS CONTINUES TO  
PRODUCE BACKWATER FLOODING ON THE LOWER PORTIONS OF AREA  
RIVERS...BAYOUS AND STREAMS. THIS FLOODING IS VERY SLOW TO RECEDE.  
 
SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE MOVING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA  
AND PRODUCING LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL GENERALLY UP TO 1 INCH OVER A  
SMALL AREA. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR RISES TO ANY STANDING WATER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND...DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
STAY AWAY FROM FLOODED AREAS. SNAKES...ALLIGATORS AND OTHER WILDLIFE  
THREATS MAY BE PRESENT DUE TO THIS LARGE SCALE FLOODING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3100 9166 3085 9166 3084 9156 3092 9156  
3090 9153 3088 9152 3075 9159 3076 9138  
3065 9132 3072 9086 3065 9091 3065 9057  
3033 9046 3021 9055 3028 9030 3008 9042  
3006 9137 3050 9175 3098 9180  
 

 
 
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