Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
313 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Jefferson Davis Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northwestern Acadia Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Southeastern Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Southwestern Avoyelles Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northwestern St. Landry Parish in central Louisiana...
  Eastern Allen Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* Until 815 AM CDT

* At 312 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. 2 to 4 inches of rain have
  fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Eunice, Jennings, Oakdale, Ville Platte, Mamou, Welsh, Lake Arthur,
  Basile, Oberlin, Iota, Elton, Mermentau, Turkey Creek, Hayes,
  Evangeline, Pine Prairie, Bayou Chicot, Indian Lake, Duralde and
  Allen Parish Airport.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 4 inches are possible in the
warned area.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


LAT...LON 3096 9233 3097 9228 3091 9215 3007 9264
      3008 9265 3005 9270 3004 9306 3088 9263
      3090 9258 3089 9251 3091 9248 3094 9248
      3099 9235



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