Flood Warning
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
1241 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

...The National Weather Service in New Orleans Baton Rouge has issued
a flood warning for the following rivers in Louisiana...

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
  West Baton Rouge Parishes
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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1241 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

The National Weather Service in New Orleans/Baton Rouge has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* from Friday morning until further notice.
* At 12:00 PM Sunday the stage was 34.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Friday morning and continue to
  rise to near 35.2 feet by Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...River islands from Red River Landing
  downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.

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LAT...LON 3074 9130 3071 9159 3032 9130 3035 9113

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