Your Morning News 3/22/12
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — NBC33 Morning Edition with Neeha Curtis and Jesse Vinturella airs from 5:00 to 7:00 a.m. weekdays. Here are the top stories you need to know before walking out the door this morning.
TRAFFIC- No major traffic incidents to tell you about this morning. Buckle up and drive safely as you head out on the roads this morning.
WEATHER- Scattered showers after 7am. High near 78. There's a 50 percent chance of precipitation today.
LOCAL NEWS- Weather tops our news this morning. An EF 1 tornado touched down in Prairieville yesterday and roads were flooded throughout the area. A state of emergency was declared in Leesville Wednesday morning when flooding shut down two of the town's sewer treatment pumps. Also, the Saints are having some trouble. Suspensions, fines, and the loss of draft picks left fans in shock. Watch the video for all the details.
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