News & Updates for Tangipahoa Parish

SuperUser Account

Severe Weather Update - February 14th 6 AM CST

Here is an update concerning the severe weather threat on Thursday.
 

Changes from the previous update:

  • No major updates.

Overview:
 

WHAT:  SLIGHT RISK of Severe Weather
 

WHEN: Afternoon into the evening on Thursday
 

WHERE:  Southeast Louisiana and Southern Mississippi generally along and north of I-10/I-12 corridor  
 

CONFIDENCE:

  • We are confident there will be showers and thunderstorms across the area on Thursday. We have lower confidence that a few could become strong to severe.

  • We also have less confidence on the timing and the area of any strong to severe thunderstorms that could occur.

Impacts:

The main threats associated with any severe storms will be:

Damaging Winds:

  • Wind gusts greater than 60 mph will be possible.

  • Trees and powerlines could be damaged and lead to isolated/scattered power outages

Tornadoes:

  • Isolated tornadoes will be possible.

Rainfall:

  • In addition to the severe weather threat, heavy rainfall may be possible.

  • This rainfall could lead to ponding of water in low-lying areas and areas of poor drainage.

The attached graphic HERE highlights the threats associated with this system.

Previous Article Road Work Update To Begin On Monday, Feb. 14, 2022
Next Article Severe Weather Update - February 16, 2022 - 6 AM CST
Print
1944
CategoryNews & Notices

Theme picker