Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
946 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
LOUISIANA...TEXAS...

  SABINE RIVER NEAR DEWEYVILLE

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
LOUISIANA...

  CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR GLENMORA

LAC079-200446-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-140422T1200Z/
/GLML1.1.ER.140419T0300Z.140420T0600Z.140422T0600Z.NO/
946 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING...THE FLOOD WARNING
CONTINUES FOR
  THE CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR GLENMORA.
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:30 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.2 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 12.5 FEET BY
  AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 12.0 FEET...WHEN THE RIVER IS RISING AND
  THE GAUGE READING IS FORECAST TO REACH 12 FEET OR HIGHER. ROADS
  UPSTREAM FROM GLENMORA...INCLUDING STROTHERS CROSSING ROAD NEAR THE
  COMMUNITY OF CALCASIEU AND PRICE CROSSING ROAD NEAR HINESTON HAVE
  WATER ON THEM AND ARE SUBJECT TO BEING CLOSED. ALSO...FLOODING OF
  FORESTED AREAS NEAR THE RIVER WILL OCCUR.

&&

LAT...LON 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275

$$

LAC011-019-TXC351-361-191516-
/O.CAN.KLCH.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-140419T2100Z/
/DWYT2.1.DR.140415T1120Z.140418T1445Z.140419T1137Z.NO/
946 AM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE SABINE RIVER NEAR DEWEYVILLE.
* AT  8:45 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 23.9 FEET.
* FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT  6:37 AM SATURDAY.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 24.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 23.0 FEET BY TOMORROW
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 23.0 FEET...THE RIVER IS AT BANKFULL
  STAGE.

&&

LAT...LON 3058 9381 3011 9377 3014 9364 3043 9368 3057 9358

$$



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