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Flash Flood Warning in effect for much of WAFB viewing area

Flash Flood Warning (Source: WAFB) Flash Flood Warning (Source: WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A flash flood warning is in effect for multiple parts of the WAFB viewing area until 5:30 a.m., the National Weather Service (NWS) said.

The warning includes East Baton Rouge Parish, Ascension Parish, Southeastern West Baton Rouge Parish, St. Helena Parish, Livingston Parish, Southeastern East Feliciana Parish, East Central Iberville Parish and Western Tangipahoa Parish.

At 2:30 a.m., Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain has already fallen in some areas and flash flooding is expected to begin shortly, the NWS warning said.

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