Iberia Parish News:

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From Parish President M. Larry Richard - Hazardous Weather Potential Late Evening April 20 into Friday April 21 -  4/20/2023

For more information contact: Prescott Marshall

Rainfall forecast for Iberia Parish is 2-3 Friday, with a worst case scenario of 3-4.

Hazardous Weather

Potential for severe storms with hail, damaging winds and a low end change of a tornado, along with excessive rainfall that may lead to flooding.


Today April 20 late evening into Friday April 21


An upper level disturbance will push a cold front into the area.

The front will encounter an increasing moist and unstable air mass that will result in scattered showers and thunderstorms by this evening, becoming widespread overnight into Friday.

Forecaster Confidence

High that strong thunderstorms will occur later today into Friday.

Moderate confidence in the exact timing and locations of the impacts.

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