All Clear And Ongoing Impacts Briefing May 21, 2021
There is no longer a threat for impactful heavy rainfall or severe weather.
Click HERE for an update concerning lingering coastal flooding, river flooding, and wind impacts today. Changes from previous update:
Flash Flood Watch has expired; Heavy Rain threat is diminished
No major changes to the MEDIUM (60%) chance of tropical cyclone development over the next 5 days in the western Gulf.
Western St. Tammany Parish has been upgraded from Coastal Flood Advisory to a Coastal Flood Warning
Coastal Flood Warning has been extended until 4PM Saturday CT
WHAT: Minor to Moderate Coastal Flooding
WHEN: Tonight overnight into tomorrow for coastal flooding.
This afternoon and evening for strong winds WHERE: Along east and south facing shores of the coastal flooding. Across coastal parishes and counties for the strong winds. CONFIDENCE:
Additional Information and Resources:
NWS New Orleans Website: www.weather.gov/neworleans
NWS New Orleans DSS Website: https://www.weather.gov/lix/embrief
River Gauges and Forecasts: http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=lix
NWS New Orleans Facebook: www.facebook.com/NWSNewOrleans
NWS New Orleans Twitter: https://twitter.com/NWSNewOrleans
Online Weather Reporting: https://www.weather.gov/lix/submit_storm_report
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