511  
WGUS44 KLIX 191244  
FLWLIX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
644 AM CST FRI FEB 19 2021  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS LA HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN LOUISIANA...  
 
TANGIPAHOA RIVER NEAR ROBERT AFFECTING TANGIPAHOA PARISH.  
 
FOR THE TANGIPAHOA RIVER...INCLUDING ROBERT...MINOR FLOODING IS  
FORECAST.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV.  
 
THE NEXT STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED THIS EVENING AT 645 PM CST.  
 

 
 
LAC105-200045-  
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644 AM CST FRI FEB 19 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE TANGIPAHOA RIVER NEAR ROBERT.  
* FROM THIS MORNING TO SUNDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 5:30 AM CST FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.4 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* RECENT ACTIVITY...THE MAXIMUM RIVER STAGE IN THE 24 HOURS ENDING  
AT 5:30 AM CST FRIDAY WAS 15.4 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO A CREST OF 16.0 FEET  
THIS EVENING. IT WILL THEN FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATE SUNDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET, MINOR FLOODING NEAR THE RIVER WITH BEACH  
AREAS UNDER WATER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3036 9025 3030 9030 3069 9050 3069 9043  
 

 
 
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