Lee brings torrential rains to Louisiana coast  

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Tropical Storm Lee adjourned aloof off the Louisiana bank Saturday as it dumped torrential rains beyond the Gulf Coast.Forecasters at the National Blow Centermost said in their 2 p.m. ET amend that the storm had been anchored for a few hours.Its centermost was about 45 afar southwest of Morgan City, with best abiding apprehension of 60 afar per hour.Forecasters apprehend the storm, which could accompany up to 20 inches of rain to the region, to activate a apathetic and aberrant aisle to the arctic and northeast and accomplish landfall after Saturday afternoon or evening.Lee's apprehension were accepted to break beneath the 74 mph beginning of blow strength, but the National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for eastern Louisiana, the Florida Panhandle and southern genitalia of Alabama and Mississippi. It is in aftereffect until 11 p.m. ET.The anticipation of calamity in beneath New Orleans evoked memories of Blow Katrina, which abounding 80 percent of the city, dead 1,500 bodies and acquired added than $80 billion in damage. Half of the burghal lies beneath sea akin and is adequate by a arrangement of levees and flood gates.

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