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
105 PM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  IBERIA PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...NEW IBERIA...JEANERETTE...AVERY
  ISLAND...
  LAFAYETTE PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...SCOTT...LAFAYETTE...CARENCRO...
  ST. MARTIN PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ST. MARTINVILLE...CATAHOULA...BREAUX
  BRIDGE...
  ST. MARY PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...BELLE RIVER...STEPHENSVILLE...
  PATTERSON...MORGAN CITY...FRANKLIN...CYPREMORT POINT...BURNS
  POINT...BERWICK...BAYOU VISTA...
  VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...FRESHWATER CITY...PECAN ISLAND...
  KAPLAN...INTRACOASTAL CITY...FORKED ISLAND...ABBEVILLE...

* UNTIL 500 PM CDT

* AT 105 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED
  THAT 3 TO 6 INCHES OF RAINFALL HAS FALLEN ACROSS THIS
  REGION...WITH HIGHER ESTIMATES OF 6 TO 8 INCHES FROM INTRACOASTAL
  CITY TO NEW IBERIA...AND BETWEEN JEANERETTE AND FRANKLIN.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO ESTHER...
  SORREL...PATTERSON MEMORIAL AIRPORT...GLENCOE...ELLERSLIE...COTE
  BLANCHE ISLAND...COTEAU...ACADIANA REGIONAL AIRPORT...LYDIA...
  LOREAUVILLE...LAKE FAUSSE POINTE...JEFFERSON ISLAND...HENRY...
  ERATH...DELCAMBRE...CHARENTON...BALDWIN AND AMELIA

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...
COULEE MINE...VERMILION RIVER...COULEE COTEAU HOLMES...WEST COTE
BLANCHE BAY...COULEE LANTIER...UPPER GRAND RIVER...FRANCOIS COULEE...
COULEE PORTAGE...BAYOU DES GLAISES...ATCHAFALAYA RIVER...ILE DES
CANNES, COULEE...QUEUE DE TORTUE, BAYOU...GRAND MARAIS, BAYOU...
TECHE, BAYOU...COULEE GALLEQUE...VERMILION BAY...ALLIGATOR BAYOU...
HACKBERRY BAYOU...HALFWAY BAYOU...ATCHAFALAYA BAY...FOURLEAGUE BAY...
PIGEON BAYOU...NORTH PRONG OF BELLE ISLE BAYOU...GULF OF MEXICO...
NORTH BAYOU...GUEYDAN CANAL...BLUE, BAYOU...BEAR BAYOU...WEST OVER
BAYOU...LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER...SHAFFER, BAYOU...GREENS BAYOU...
MYRTLE BAYOU...MUDDY BAYOU...LITTLE DOCTORS BAYOU...LOIN, BAYOU...
LITTLE BAYOU DES OURSES...INDIAN BAYOU...FUSILIER OF THE SWAMPS,
BAYOU...COULEE NICOLE GUIDRY...ANSELM COULEE...CYPRESS ISLAND
COULEE...CATAHOULA COULEE...MARTIN, BAYOU...JUNCTION, BAYOU...LOWER
GRAND RIVER...MANUEL, BAYOU...COWPEN LITTLE TENSAS...BAYOU LA ROSE...
CHENE, BAYOU...GAROTIER, BAYOU...JOHNSON, BAYOU...TWO MOUTH BAYOU...
LONG RIDE BARGE BAYOU...CHERAMI, BAYOU...CAMERON, BAYOU...PIQUE
BAYOU...BIG BAYOU JOE...MYSTIC CREW BAYOU...LITTLE BAYOU...BELLE ISLE
BAYOU...TOMS BAYOU...PRIEN, BAYOU...COULEE CROCHE AND COULEE DATIDER.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2940 9150 2941 9147 2980 9186 2982 9184
      2982 9197 2972 9213 2957 9170 2941 9185
      2941 9186 2947 9183 2956 9251 2996 9251
      3037 9207 3040 9169 3048 9175 2981 9109
      2933 9135

$$

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