765  
WGUS84 KLIX 181716  
FLSLIX  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
1216 PM CDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
LAC051-071-181815-  
/O.NEW.KLIX.FA.Y.0022.180618T1716Z-180618T1815Z/  
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
ORLEANS LA-JEFFERSON LA-  
1216 PM CDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS  
FOR...  
WEST CENTRAL ORLEANS PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON PARISH IN SOUTHEASTERN LOUISIANA...  
 
* UNTIL 115 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 1215 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING.  
OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN  
THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS  
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL RESULT IN ADDITIONAL MINOR FLOODING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 
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 3005 9028 3005 9025 3002 9018 3002 9011  
3003 9008 3003 9005 2992 9004 2992 9027  
 

 
 
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