The National Weather Service (NWS) issued a tornado watch for Orleans, LA; Washington, LA; Walthall, MS; St. Charles, LA; Lafourche, LA; Jefferson, LA; Terrebonne, LA; St. Tammany, LA starting on 2019/05/19 07:17. NSW thinks it is ‘possible’ the event will happen and the event is categorized as ‘extreme.’
The best action to take according to The National Weather Service is to continue to monitor the situation.
Original Alert From The National Weather Service
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED TORNADO WATCH 191 TO INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 11 AM CDT THIS MORNING
IN LOUISIANA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 7 PARISHES
IN SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA
JEFFERSON LAFOURCHE ORLEANS ST. CHARLES ST. TAMMANY TERREBONNE WASHINGTON
IN MISSISSIPPI THIS WATCH INCLUDES 1 COUNTY
IN SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF BAYOU CANE, BOGALUSA, COVINGTON, CUT OFF, DESTREHAN, DEXTER, EAST NEW ORLEANS, ENON, FRANKLINTON, GALLIANO, HOUMA, KENNER, LACOMBE, LAROSE, MANDEVILLE, METAIRIE, NEW ORLEANS, NORCO, RACELAND, SALEM, SLIDELL, THIBODAUX, AND TYLERTOWN.