Date Posted: 08/03/21 9:13 AM

FLASH FLOOD WARNING ISSUED AUGUST 3 AT 9:09AM CDT UNTIL AUGUST 3 AT 11:15AM CDT

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Central Orleans Parish in southeastern Louisiana...

* Until 1115 AM CDT.

* At 909 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Between 1 and 2 inches of rain have fallen. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the warned area. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly.

HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms.

SOURCE...Radar.

IMPACT...Flash flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other poor drainage and low-lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include... New Orleans and East New Orleans. This includes the following Interstates...

Interstate 10 in Louisiana between mile markers 241 and 249.

Interstate 510 between mile markers 1 and 3.