Weekend weather update – SW La., SE Tx. could see several inches of rain
The National Weather Service is expecting additional rain through this weekend. A flash flood watch is in effect for all of southwest, central, and south central Louisiana through Saturday.
For southwest Louisiana, between 3-6 inches of rain is expected. The heaviest rain will occur Saturday morning.
For southeast Texas, between 2-5 inches of rain is expected. The heaviest rain will occur early Sunday morning.
Flash flood warnings will be issued when damage to property is expected or there is a risk to life. It will be upgraded to a flash flood emergency when rain totals exceed the 100 year rain event and/or water rescues are expected.