Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
1109 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

...The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Louisiana...

  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

LAC079-230609-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0068.170525T0000Z-170525T1200Z/
/GLML1.1.ER.170525T0000Z.170525T0000Z.170525T0600Z.NO/
1109 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* from Wednesday evening to Thursday morning...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  9:45 AM Monday the stage was 7.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Wednesday evening.
* 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 3115 9275 3105 9265 3090 9262 3090 9269 3113 9279

$$

LAC019-230609-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0069.170526T0000Z-170527T1200Z/
/LCHL1.1.ER.170526T0000Z.170526T0000Z.170527T0000Z.NO/
1109 AM CDT Mon May 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* from Thursday evening to Saturday morning...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:00 AM Monday the stage was 3.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Thursday evening.
* Impact...At stages near 4.5 feet...Water covers portions of River
  Road in north Lake Charles.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor marshland flooding
  occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in north Lake Charles.

&&

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

$$



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