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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Louisiana preparing for up to 15 inches of rain by Saturday, John Bel Edwards says [ The Advocate]

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards expects up to 15 inches of rain on Friday and Saturday and expects some Mississippi River levees to be overtopped south of New Orleans.

“We know this is going to be a Louisiana event now,” said Gov. John Bel Edwards at a Wednesday morning briefing from the state Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness in Baton Rouge.

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