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TS LEE UPDATE

Diversion Canal near Hill Top Inn.   Photo by:  Micky Hays Diversion Canal near Hill Top Inn. Photo by: Micky Hays
La Trace Road in Maurepas La Trace Road in Maurepas
Gunboat Landing Road, Maurepas Gunboat Landing Road, Maurepas

Emergency leaders in Livingston Parish are beginning to get reports of homes flooding in the lower end of the parish in areas including Killian, Maurepas and French Settlement, OEP Director Mark Benton says.

All waterways in Livingston parish and Ascension Parish have been closed to recreational boaters.

Much of the WAFB viewing area remains under a tornado watch until 4pm Sunday.

As of 10am, Tropical Storm Lee had maximum sustained winds of 45 MPH.  The center was located about 30 miles south-southeast of Lafayette.  The storm was moving at 3 MPH.

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