At 7:25 PM, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Laplace to 12 miles south of Amelia. Movement was east at 60 mph. Winds in excess of 40 mph are possible with these storms.
Locations impacted include Choctaw, Chackbay, Kraemer, Thibodaux, Houma, Reserve, Hahnville, Laplace, Metairie, Gramercy, Lutcher, Lockport, Mathews, Schriever, Montz, Luling, Garyville, Boutte, Supreme, Raceland, Ama, and Destrehan.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.
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