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
1209 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EVANGELINE PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...TURKEY CREEK...MAMOU...BASILE...
  ALLEN PARISH IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...REEVES...OBERLIN...OAKDALE...
  MITTIE...KINDER...ELIZABETH...
  SOUTHEASTERN BEAUREGARD PARISH IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...
  EASTERN CALCASIEU PARISH IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...LAKE CHARLES REGIONAL AIRPORT...
  WESTLAKE...SULPHUR...MOSS BLUFF...LAKE CHARLES...IOWA...HAYES...
  JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...WELSH...FENTON...ELTON...

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT

* AT 1202 PM CDT...MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN CONTINUES FROM LAKE
  CHARLES AND IOWA TO OAKDALE AND BASILE. RAINFALL TOTALS FROM THIS
  MORNING RANGE FROM 2 INCHES TO AROUND 9 INCHES WITH ANOTHER INCH
  OR MORE POSSIBLE. LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED MANY
  ROADWAYS CLOSED AROUND THE CITY OF LAKE CHARLES AND ARE URGING
  MOTORIST TO STAY OFF THE STREETS UNTIL THE FLOODING RECEDES.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO INDIAN
  LAKE...HARMONY...DURALDE...CHICOT STATE PARK...BOND...BAYOU
  CHICOT...ALLEN PARISH AIRPORT...REDDELL...PINE PRAIRIE...LEBLANC
  AND BEAVER

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY
ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW
LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3097 9234 3096 9228 3094 9228 3090 9224
      3082 9221 3049 9247 3048 9263 3044 9261
      3004 9294 3005 9353 3089 9280 3089 9251
      3091 9248 3095 9248 3098 9241 3099 9236

$$

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