The National Weather Service issued a tornado watch Thursday for all of the Louisiana parishes in the WAFB viewing area, but it expired for some parts before noon.
Meteorologist Steve Caparotta reports the tornado watch has been canceled from Baton Rouge westward. It remains in effect until 3 p.m. for areas to the east.
Here is the list of parishes that remain within the tornado watch area:
St. John the Baptist
Even where the watch has been canceled, scattered showers and a few thunderstorms will continue over the next few hours.
A tornado warning was issued for Tangipahoa Parish after noon. It expired at 12:30 p.m. A severe thunderstorm warning for Tangipahoa Parish expired at 12:45 p.m. One expired for Ascension Parish at noon.