Saturday, August 13, 2016 - 4:30 p.m.
St. John the Baptist Parish - The National Weather Service has canceled the Flash Flood Watch for St. the John the Baptist Parish and other Southeastern Parishes. Forecasters are predicting the worst of the severe weather to have passed the area and residents can expect light to moderate rainfall for the remainder of the weekend.
Emergency prepared officials remain in contact with the National Weather Service for updates and continue to monitor the Parish for any changes. Information will be sent out from the Communications Department as needed. St. John Parish is also in contact with officials across the area affected by historical flooding and offering resources and assistance where needed.
For more information and to sign up for Emergency Alerts, please visit the St. John Parish website at sjbparish.com and click “Stay Connected.”