Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
322 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

.A STALLED FRONTAL SYSTEM AND MULTIPLE AREAS OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
CREATE HIGH RAINFALL TOTALS ACROSS EAST TEXAS, WEST AND CENTRAL
LOUISIANA THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON. 5 TO 8 INCHES OF RAINFALL IS
POSSIBLE IN THE WATCH AREA.

LAZ027-028-030-031-041-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-040000-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FF.A.0009.161203T1000Z-161205T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
VERNON-RAPIDES-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-CALCASIEU-TYLER-HARDIN-JEFFERSON-
ORANGE-NORTHERN JASPER-NORTHERN NEWTON-SOUTHERN JASPER-
SOUTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT POLK...PICKERING...LEESVILLE...
SLAGLE...ALEXANDRIA...PINEVILLE...BUNDICK LAKE...DE RIDDER...
FIELDS...ORETTA...OAKDALE...KINDER...LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...
TOWN BLUFF...FRED...HILLISTER...IVANHOE...SPURGER...WARREN...
WOODVILLE...LUMBERTON...SILSBEE...BEAUMONT...SABINE PASS...
SEA RIM STATE PARK...ORANGE...VIDOR...BRIDGE CITY...
HOLLY SPRINGS...JASPER...KIRBYVILLE...MAGNOLIA SPRINGS...
MT. UNION...ROGANVILLE...BURKEVILLE...FARRSVILLE...JAMESTOWN...
NEWTON...WIERGATE...BLEAKWOOD...CALL...GIST...BUNA...EVADALE...
DEWEYVILLE
322 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST
  TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN LOUISIANA...ALLEN...
   BEAUREGARD...CALCASIEU...RAPIDES AND VERNON. IN SOUTHEAST
  TEXAS...HARDIN...JEFFERSON...NORTHERN JASPER...NORTHERN
  NEWTON...ORANGE...SOUTHERN JASPER...SOUTHERN NEWTON AND TYLER.

* THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON

* 5 TO 8 INCHES OF RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE IN THE WATCH AREA THROUGH
  MONDAY AFTERNOON. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS INCLUDE DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING
  FLASH FLOODING AS WELL AS ELEVATED LEVELS ON AREA RIVERS AND
  STREAMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

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