Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
241 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

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TYLER TX-JASPER TX-
241 PM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM CDT FOR
WESTERN TYLER AND NORTHWESTERN JASPER COUNTIES...

AT 236 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. TWO TO SEVEN INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
FALLEN IN THE PAST THREE HOURS. TYLER COUNTY REPORTS THAT NUMEROUS
ROADS ARE FLOODED.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
WOODVILLE...COLMESNEIL...CHESTER...ROCKLAND...EBENEZER...
BROWNDELL AND SAM RAYBURN DAM.  SOME OF THE DRAINAGES INCLUDE BUT
NOT LIMITED TO RUSSELL CREEK...VINCENT CREEK...WOODS CREEK...
CANEY CREEK...MCGRAW CREEK...BILLIAMS AND GREENDWOOD CREEKS.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO THREE INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN
THE WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. ACT QUICKLY TO PROTECT YOUR LIFE. DELAY
TRAVEL ACROSS NORTHERN AND WESTERN PORTIONS OF TYLER COUNTY AS WE AS
EXTREME NORTHERN JASPER

&&

LAT...LON 3106 9456 3103 9447 3111 9406 3114 9403
      3115 9395 3114 9397 3056 9455 3101 9466

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