Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
802 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau
  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage

LAC055-113-291502-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0112.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/VLSL1.3.ER.160812T1144Z.160815T1945Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
802 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 PM Sunday the stage was 15.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 14.9 feet
  by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 14.6 feet...Widespread moderate flooding
  will occur with a few homes flooded near the river or from
  backwater flooding of the coulees and bayou that intersect the
  river.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Moderate flooding in
  Lafayette, with significant flooding near where coulees and bayous
  intersect the Vermilion River.
* Impact...At stages near 13.5 feet...Flooding of some yards near
  the river will occur. Significant flooding of Beaver Park and
  Vermilionville will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 11.5 feet...Minor flooding of Beaver Park
  and Vermilionville near the river will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 10.0 feet...Minor flooding of Heymann Park
  off of Highway 90 will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3031 9204 3000 9227 2987 9219 2988 9206
      3022 9190 3031 9191

$$

LAC019-291501-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0122.000000T0000Z-160831T1200Z/
/OTBL1.1.ER.160814T0400Z.160822T1400Z.160830T1200Z.NO/
802 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until Wednesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:00 AM Sunday the stage was 4.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 3.5 feet...Ponding of water on low spots
  along Goos Ferry Road will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3030 9329 3019 9321 3025 9308 3031 9303 3038 9314

$$

LAC019-290132-
/O.CAN.KLCH.FL.W.0130.000000T0000Z-160829T0434Z/
/LCHL1.1.ER.160828T1149Z.160828T1400Z.160828T1649Z.NO/
802 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* At  7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 3.7 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at 11:49 AM Sunday.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 3.6 feet by Tuesday
  morning.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor marshland flooding
  occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in north Lake Charles.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9332 3017 9335 3014 9328 3029 9303 3036 9309

$$

LAC001-053-113-291501-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0117.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MRML1.3.ER.160813T1040Z.160818T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
802 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 PM Sunday the stage was 5.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 5.0 feet
  by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 5.5 feet...A few recreational camps and
  residences are subject to flooding.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near the
  river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3025 9266 3004 9276 3004 9260 3019 9254 3024 9255

$$




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