Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas...

  Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice
  Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake
  Calcasieu River Near Oakdale
  Calcasieu River Near Oberlin
  Calcasieu River Near Kinder
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau
  Sabine River Near Deweyville
  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay

LAC079-231520-
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720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* Until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:45 PM Sunday the stage was 16.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 14.5 feet
  by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...When the river is rising and
  forecast to reach 16 feet, portions of Highway 112 between Highway
  121 and Beechwood Church is subject to flooding.
* Impact...At stages near 15.0 feet...Flooding of secondary roads
  near the river and its tributaries begins, including Ashmore Road.
  Strothers Crossing Road near Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near
  Hineston have several feet of water over them and subject to
  washouts.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Some roads upstream from
  Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the community of
  Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
  feet of water over the road and are subject to being closed.
  Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.

&&

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

$$

LAC003-231519-
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720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oakdale.
* Until Thursday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:45 PM Sunday the stage was estimated at 13.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will crest near 14.5 feet Monday morning.
 * Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Low secondary roads near the
  river begin to flood. Several houses in close proximity to the
  river are subject to flooding.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding, mainly
  forested areas along the river will occur. Park and picnic ground
  off of Highway 10 begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3090 9269 3088 9270 3077 9272 3077 9267 3090 9265

$$

LAC003-231519-
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720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oberlin.
* From Monday afternoon until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Sunday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 18.0 feet by early Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 15.0 feet...Moderate flooding will occur
  with several access roads to the river flooded.
* Impact...At stages near 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near
  the river will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...Water begins to overflow the
  banks on both sides of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3077 9273 3071 9283 3058 9289 3058 9277 3078 9267

$$

LAC003-053-231519-
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720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Kinder.
* From Tuesday evening until further notice...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Sunday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by Tuesday evening and continue
  to rise to near 18.0 feet by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 18.0 feet...If gage reading at Kinder
  reaches 18 feet, flooding begins to cut off some of the roads
  around Topsy in Northwest Jefferson Davis Parish.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Flooding of wooded areas near
  the river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3058 9290 3035 9318 3033 9309 3045 9293 3059 9277

$$

LAC019-231519-
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720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* Until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 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 rising to near 5.9 feet by early
  Friday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Goos Ferry Road becomes
  impassable.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Water over lowest portions of
  Goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.

&&

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

$$

LAC019-231519-
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/LCHL1.1.ER.170121T0740Z.170122T0800Z.170127T1200Z.NO/
720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Friday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* Until friday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Sunday the stage was 2.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Tuesday evening.
* Impact...At stages near 4.5 feet...Water covers portions of River
  Road in north Lake Charles.
* 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

$$

LAC001-039-097-231519-
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720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice.
* Until Monday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Sunday the stage was 16.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Minor flooding begins along
  the bayou with a few structures right along the bayou threatened.

&&

LAT...LON 3057 9240 3056 9235 3019 9256 3022 9260
      3045 9257

$$

LAC011-231519-
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720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake.
* Until Wednesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:45 PM Sunday the stage was 96.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 97.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
  continue to rise to near 97.2 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.the
  river will fall below flood stage by early Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 97.0 feet...Minor flooding begins around
  the lake, especially the north end of the lake.
* Impact...At stages near 95.0 feet...Elevation of the spillway.

&&

LAT...LON 3082 9324 3080 9317 3080 9313 3062 9293
      3057 9295 3065 9305

$$

LAC001-053-113-231519-
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720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...Flood Warning extended until late Wednesday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* Until late Wednesday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:15 PM 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
  Wednesday early afternoon.
* 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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720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* Until Thursday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:45 PM Sunday the stage was 24.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.4 feet by
  Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  morning.
* Impact...At stages near 24.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding will
  occur.
* Impact...At stages near 23.0 feet...The river is at bankfull
  stage.

&&

LAT...LON 3062 9378 3031 9381 3011 9378 3011 9364
      3057 9363

$$

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720 PM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Friday morning...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake.
* Until friday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:45 PM Sunday the stage was 25.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.0 feet by
  Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  evening.
* Impact...At stages near 25.0 feet...Water inundates roads in
  lowland areas near the river. Low spots on Old Sour Lake Road are
  under water.
* Impact...At stages near 22.0 feet...River is at bankfull stage.

&&

LAT...LON 3012 9445 3024 9423 3021 9407 3013 9406 3004 9445

$$




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