Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued for portion of Acadiana

Posted at 10:54 PM, May 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-09 23:54:07-04

Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued until 3AM for the western portions of Acadiana as strong storms could move out of Texas and into the region.

Severe Thunderstorm watch issued until 3AM


Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats with any of these storms.

Here is a look at the latest Predictive Radar.


Flooding will also be a concern with this round of storms as an additional 1-3 inches of rain is likely with isolated higher spots possible.

This is new rainfall for Friday morning on top of all the rain we received today.


Flash flood watches continue across the region until Saturday at 7 PM as any additional rainfall could cause flash flooding.