Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
126 PM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST TEXAS...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF KIRBYVILLE...
  TYLER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST TEXAS...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...WOODVILLE...TOWN BLUFF...ROCKLAND...
  COLMESNEIL...

* UNTIL 330 PM CDT

* AT 121 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM A CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS CENTRAL
  TYLER AND CENTRAL JASPER COUNTIES. RADAR INDICATES RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE AS THE
  STORMS PROGRESS SLOWLY SOUTH.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  ROGANVILLE...MT. UNION AND MAGNOLIA SPRINGS

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY
ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW
LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 3105 9452 3104 9447 3105 9443 3088 9389
      3044 9389 3083 9463 3086 9463

$$

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