News & Updates for Tangipahoa Parish

Cindy Benitez
/ Categories: News & Notices

Heavy Rainfall and Severe Weather Update: December 29, 2022

Click HERE, HERE, and HERE for an update concerning the upcoming heavy rainfall and severe weather event.

Changes from the previous update:

  • Addition of severe weather risk. A graphic for a slight risk of flooding rainfall expected Monday will also be attached to this mailing but the additional information with this email will mainly pertain to Friday's event.

WHAT: SLIGHT RISK of flooding rainfall and MARGINAL RISK of severe storms

WHEN: Mainly from Friday mid-morning through late Friday evening

WHERE: Flood potential all areas. Severe potential mainly along and south of the I10/12 corridor

CONFIDENCE: Moderate confidence in heavy rainfall amounts as well as timing. Moderate confidence in the Marginal Risk of severe storms.


  • Rainfall of 1 to 3 inches is forecast with locally higher amounts possible.
  • This rainfall could lead to ponding of water in low lying areas and areas of poor drainage.
  • Severe storms could produce damaging winds and isolated tornadoes.

The graphics above in the hyperlink will highlight the risk, its level and area involved as well as forecasted rainfall amounts.

Previous Article Heavy Rainfall Update: Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022
Next Article Boil Water Advisory for Eastern Heights Water Works Rescinded Dec. 29, 2022
CategoryNews & Notices

Theme picker