Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1104 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

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

  Calcasieu River Near Kinder

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

  BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR Eunice
  Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State Park
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau

LAC079-040604-
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1104 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* from late Thursday night until further notice...or until the
  warning is cancelled.
* At 10:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 10.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by early Friday
  morning and continue to rise to near 12.5 feet by early Saturday
  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

$$

LAC003-053-031634-
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1104 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Calcasieu River Near Kinder.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will crest below flood stage on Friday.

&&

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

$$

LAC019-040603-
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/LCRL1.1.ER.160503T0300Z.160504T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1104 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State
  Park.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was estimated near 5.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to rise to near 5.6 feet by
  early Wednesday afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Low spots on South Perkins
  Ferry Road have water on it. Water is over some boat docks on South
  Perkins Ferry Road and over boat ramps at Sam Houston Jones State
  Park. Extensive marshland flooding will occur upstream and
  downstream from the park.

&&

LAT...LON 3032 9329 3030 9332 3028 9331 3028 9323 3032 9323

$$

LAC019-040603-
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1104 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 6.0 feet by
  tomorrow evening 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.

&&

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

$$

LAC019-040603-
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1104 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 3.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by this afternoon
  and continue to rise to near 5.5 feet by Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 5.5 feet...Access roads including River
  Road in North Lake Charles and Mims Road in Westlake become
  impassable to some vehicles.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...River Road in North Lake
  Charles and Mims Road in Westlake are flooded. Extensive marshland
  flooding will occur.

&&

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

$$

LAC001-039-097-040603-
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1104 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR Eunice.
* until late tonight...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 16.7 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
  this evening.
* 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

$$

LAC011-040603-
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1104 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake.
* from Wednesday evening to Thursday afternoon...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 10:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 95.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 97.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Wednesday evening.
* Impact...At stages near 97.0 feet...Minor flooding begins around
  the lake, especially the north end of the lake.

&&

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

$$

LAC001-053-113-040603-
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1104 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 5.7 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 5.7 feet
  by Wednesday 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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