Flash Flood Watch issued July 07 at 4:02AM CDT until July 07 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS New Orleans
Ascension; Assumption; East Baton Rouge; East Feliciana; Iberville; Livingston; Lower Jefferson; Lower Lafourche; Lower Plaquemines; Lower St. Bernard; Lower Terrebonne; 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; West Feliciana
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* portions of southeast Louisiana and Mississippi, including the
following areas, in southeast Louisiana, Ascension,
Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville,
Livingston, Lower Jefferson, Lower Lafourche, Lower
Plaquemines, Lower St. Bernard, Lower Terrebonne, 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 this evening
* Several locations have received excessive rainfall over the past
several days. The area soils have become saturated, leading to a
flash flood potential for any areas that may see additional
moderate to heavy rainfall through this afternoon.
* Rapid rises on area creeks, streams and drainage systems.
Ponding of water in low lying areas, including underpasses.
Street flooding in poorly drained areas.
Be prepared for potential flash flooding during periods of heavy
rainfall. If you encounter flooded roads, turn around - don`t
drown. Find an alternate route to reach you destination.