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The timing of the storms will be between now and 3 a.m.
Acadiana is under an enhanced risk for severe weather and that may be upgraded to a moderate risk.
Most of the severe weather will move out by 5 a.m. Thursday.
1 to 2 inches of rain will be possible. Most of the storms will move out this evening.
A Tornado Watch is no longer in effect for Acadia, Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Evangeline, Jefferson Davis, and Vermilion Parishe…
Showers and storms will be likely tonight; some of which may be strong to severe. Lows will be in the mid 60s.
The rain has moved out of Acadiana, and the Tornado Watch has been allowed to expire.
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A Tornado Warning issued for Acadia Parish until 5:45 p.m.
The LiveDoppler 10 Storm Tracker Weather Center is closely monitoring Hurricane Hermine over the eastern Gulf.
The National Weather Service has extended a Flash Flood Warning for most Acadiana until 8 a.m. Sunday morning.
Some areas may receive 5 to 10 inches of rain with isolated areas as much as a foot of rain.
Severe weather chances look low with these storms.
Some brief street flooding is possible in Lafayette, especially the areas that are prone to flooding.