Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
435 PM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN CAMERON PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  ST. MARTIN PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  IBERIA PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN ST. MARY PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  SOUTHEASTERN EVANGELINE PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  SOUTHERN ST. LANDRY PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  ACADIA PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  LAFAYETTE PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1100 PM CDT SUNDAY

* AT 427 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER
  PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA MOVING EASTWARD TOWARDS ACADIANA.
  RADAR ESTIMATES THAT UPWARDS OF 9 INCHES HAVE ALREADY FALLEN TODAY
  WITHIN THE WARNED AREA...AND AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS. REPORTS FROM LOCAL MEDIA AND LAW
  ENFORCEMENT INDICATE THAT FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING...
  AND THESE ADDITIONAL RAINS WILL ONLY AGGRAVATE THE SITUATION.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  LAFAYETTE...NEW IBERIA...OPELOUSAS...CROWLEY...ABBEVILLE...CATAHOULA...
  EUNICE...SCOTT...BREAUX BRIDGE...RAYNE...FRANKLIN...CARENCRO...ST.
  MARTINVILLE...JEANERETTE...KAPLAN...CHURCH POINT...IOTA...GUEYDAN...
  LEONVILLE AND ARNAUDVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE.

TRAVEL WITHIN THE WARNED AREA IS NOT RECOMMENDED AT THIS TIME. DO
NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS...TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN!!!

&&

LAT...LON 2975 9188 2978 9183 2979 9182 2984 9196
      2973 9220 2972 9219 2970 9212 2958 9262
      3007 9265 3020 9259 3048 9263 3057 9226
      3057 9176 3050 9175 3044 9164 3026 9159
      3023 9147 3011 9147 3004 9122 2991 9121

$$

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