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Inclement weather uproots tree in Saint streets

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Severe weather uproots a tree on St. Thomas Street / Courtesy: Tiffany Fournier Severe weather uproots a tree on St. Thomas Street / Courtesy: Tiffany Fournier
LAFAYETTE, La. -

Severe wind from today's thunderstorms uprooted a tree in a well-known residential neighborhood in Lafayette.

The large tree, which according to Ryan Abshire-- president of Abbeville Tree Service-- appears to be a pecan tree, is resting on a St. Thomas Street residence. 

According to Meteorologist Eric Zernich, much of Acadiana received between 1-3 inches of rain.

But, good news-- rain chances are low as we enter Sunday. 

Here's a look around Lafayette and Vermilion parishes: 

Highway 167 near Meaux / Courtesy: Darla LeBlanc

Ambassador Caffery Pkwy. / Courtesy: Kelli Louviere

Duson / Courtesy: Shane Burns

Lafayette / Courtesy: ‎Facebook user ConeHead Peña

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