Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1007 AM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

TXC199-245-221730-
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JEFFERSON TX-HARDIN TX-
1007 AM CDT SUN MAY 22 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1230 PM CDT FOR
SOUTHERN JEFFERSON AND SOUTHWESTERN HARDIN COUNTIES...

AT 1004 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. 2 TO 7 INCHES OF RAIN FELL THIS
MORNING, HOWEVER ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS WILL BE LIGHT. WATER LEVELS ARE
EXPECTED TO SLOWLY RECEDE THROUGH THE NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
NOME...HAMSHIRE...CHINA...BATSON...LA BELLE...FANNETT...STOWELL AND WINNIE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY. RIVER BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME
UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3029 9458 2973 9397 2967 9412 2975 9436
      2989 9436 2989 9441 2996 9444 3011 9445
      3011 9460 3027 9465

$$

TINGLER



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