Flash Flood Watch issued for Ascension

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a Flash Flood Watch for portions of Southeast Louisiana and Southern Mississippi, including the following areas, in southeast Louisiana, Ascension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, and Livingston

Waves of repeating heavy rainfall will move over the area through Thursday. Rainfall amounts of 3 to 6 inches with amounts up to 8 inches could be possible.

Areas that see continuous training of heavy rainfall within a short time could receive flood water to depths that would impact property and people in those areas.

If you have an emergency dial 911, for non-emergencies, or to report flooded areas and roadways please call 225-621-8300.