Flood Warning
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FLWLIX
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
154 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the
following rivers in Louisiana...

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
  Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.



Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!



A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

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154 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* until further notice.
* At  1:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 53.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 55.5 feet by
  Saturday July 18.
* Impact...At 54.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge are inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom land are under water. Water approaches Angola
  farm land.

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LAT...LON 3103 9153 3102 9170 3071 9159 3074 9137

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LAT...LON 3103 9153 3102 9170 3071 9159 3074 9137




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