Tornado Warning: New Orleans and East of Houma

Radar update at 12:14pm. Tornado is in the area enclosed by the orange oval. Moving ESE.
12:20pm update: 18,000 homes and businesses without power in Jefferson Parish (in Louisiana, counties = parishes) and, of those, 9,000 are in the City of New Orleans.

Radar at 12:01pm CDT:
There is a pronounced hook echo but the tornado may be rain-wrapped and invisible. You can see it better in the Doppler wind data.

Take cover in these areas!


Popular posts from this blog

[1:10am Update] Tornado Forecast for Rest of the Night

First Tornado Watch of the Day Issued

Hilary's Forecast Path Shifts West; Updated 9:20am PDT