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FIRST ALERT WEATHER: Severe weather updates and outages for April 30

REPORTED OUTAGES

12:30 p.m. - Entergy customers may be without power until 7:00 p.m. According to Entergy's outage map, Entergy still has over 25,000 customers still affected, with over 2,100 in EBR alone.

Due to the thunderstorms along with the high winds that have moved through the area we are experiencing numerous outages. Entergy personnel are working to restore service as quickly as safely possible. At this time, we estimate that all service will be restored by 7:00 P.M. The estimated time of restoration could change as all damage assessments are completed or if other storm activity results in additional outages.

According to DEMCO's outage map, over 2,600 of their customers have been affected by outages, including almost 1,200 in EBR and 800 in West Feliciana.

9:20 a.m. - At least 24,483 Entergy customers are without power including over 3,000 in East Baton Rouge. Over 5,000 DEMCO customers have also been affected by outages including over 2,000 in Ascension and over 1,800 in West Feliciana.

WEATHER ALERTS

9:47 a.m. - Severe weather threat coming to an end for WAFB viewing area. Should be a decent remainder to Sunday. Cool and breezy maybe stray shower.
 

8:59 a.m. - Severe Thunderstorm Warning for St. Mary Parish until 9:45 a.m. Sun.

8:58 a.m. - Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Ascension, Assumption, Lafourche, Livingston, St. Helena, St. James, St. John The Baptist, Tangipahoa and Terrebonne Parishes until 9:30 a.m Sun.

8:53 a.m. - Tornado Warning for St. Helena & Tangipahoa Parishes until 9:30 a.m. Sun.

8:20 a.m. - Severe Thunderstorm Warning for St. Mary Parish until 9:00 a.m. Sun.

8:15 a.m. - 

7:59 a.m. - Tornado Warning for East Baton Rouge, Livingston, St. Helena & Tangipahoa Parishes until 8:30 a.m. Sun.

7:56 a.m. - Severe Thunderstorm Warning for East Feliciana & St. Helena Parishes until 8:30 a.m Sun.

7:42 a.m. - Tornado Warning for East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana & West Baton Rouge Parishes until 08:15 AM Sun.

7:31 a.m. - Severe Thunderstorm Warning for East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Pointe Coupee, West Baton Rouge & West Feliciana Parishes until 08:00 AM Sun.

7:29 a.m. -Tornado Watch for Ascension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Lafourche, Livingston, St. Helena, St. James, St. John The Baptist, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne & West Baton Rouge Parishes in Louisiana and Amite & Pike Counties in Mississippi until 08:00 PM Sun.

7:05 a.m - Severe Thunderstorm Warning for St. Landry & St. Mary Parishes until 08:15 AM Sun.

6:43 a.m. - Severe Thunderstorm warning for squall line currently along I-49. Top end now entering NW corner of viewing area. 60 mph wind and 1" hail threat
 

6:10 a.m. - Flash Flood Warning for Avoyelles Parish until 10:15 AM Sun.

3:30 a.m. - Flash Flood Warning for Avoyelles & St. Landry Parishes until 08:15 AM Sun

1:47 a.m. - Tornado Watch for Avoyelles, Pointe Coupee, St. Landry, St. Mary and West Feliciana Parishes in Louisiana and Wilkinson County in Mississippi until 09:00 AM Sun.

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