National Weather Service

February 06, 2018 - 10:02 am
(WWL/AP) -- The National Weather Service says there's no tsunami warning for the Gulf Coast or the East Coast, despite a warning that appeared on phones this morning. The initial message sent by third party services did not indicate that the Tsunami Warning was a test. Some WWL employees received...
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December 11, 2017 - 3:17 pm
(WWL.com) -- Totals are in for last week’s historic snow event and Kentwood saw the most with 6 and a half inches. That’s according to Shawn O’Neil with the National Weather Service in Slidell, who says parts of the Baton Rouge area saw three to five inches. “And into the Donaldsonville area all...
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Chris Miller
December 07, 2017 - 11:51 am
There is a possibility of snowfall in the New Orleans area. That alone is enough to get people talking, but a few Saints fans have been pointing out on social media that the last time measurable snow fell in New Orleans, the Saints went on to win the Super Bowl. Last time Snow happened in Southern...
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Jim Hanzo
August 29, 2017 - 4:09 pm
Mayor Mitch Landrieu at an afternoon news conference said New Orleans has had about 3 to 4 inches of rain so far, although he said, in some areas have seen as much as 5 to 6 inches. Mayor Mitch Landrieu 8-29-17.mp3 (function ($) { Drupal.behaviors.media_displays.loadRampAudio($('[data-media-loading...
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Chris Miller
August 08, 2017 - 8:41 pm
Another heavy rain storm soaked city streets, sending roadways underwater and giving New Orleans motorists an uneasy sense of deja vu. MULTIPLE ROADS FLOODED AROUND CITY PARK AND LAKEVIEW TOWARDS UNO VIA THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE. — Carl Arredondo WWLTV (@carl_arredondo) August 9, 2017 The slow-...
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June 20, 2017 - 6:32 am
With tropical rains blowing ashore now through early Friday, state officials are urging residents to be ready. That includes having what you need (food, water, medicine) to get by for a few days if your neighborhood goes under water. Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness...
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