Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WGUS84 KLCH 230022
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
722 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

LAC079-230215-
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RAPIDES LA-
722 PM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  CENTRAL RAPIDES PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 915 PM CDT

* AT 722 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR
  DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ALEXANDRIA...PINEVILLE...ALEXANDRIA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AND
  WOODWORTH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3137 9236 3115 9233 3113 9253 3134 9257

$$

TINGLER



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