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
955 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN TYLER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  HARDIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  SOUTHEASTERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  SOUTHWESTERN NEWTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 245 PM CDT

* AT 949 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TWO TO FIVE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING AND STREAM GAUGES IN
  THE AREA CONTINUE TO SHOW RISING WATER LEVELS. WHILE RAINFALL
  RATES HAVE DECREASED FOR THE TIME BEING...ADDITIONAL HEAVY
  RAINFALL DEVELOPMENT IS POSSIBLE WITH UP TO TWO INCHES
  OF RAIN THROUGH 3 PM.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BEAUMONT...LUMBERTON...SILSBEE...NEWTON...KIRBYVILLE...KOUNTZE...
  DEWEYVILLE...THICKET...FRED...SARATOGA...BUNA...EVADALE...CALL...WARREN...
  WILDWOOD...LAKEVIEW...ROGANVILLE...VOTAW...VILLAGE MILLS AND GIST.

THIS INCLUDES BUT NOT LIMTED TO THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND
DRAINAGES...VILLAGE CREEK... BOGGY CREEK...LITTLE CYPRESS
CREEK...CYPRESS CREEK...NICHOLS CREEK...HORSEPEN CREEK...STEEPBANK
CREEK...LONG BRANCH...DAVE MACK BRANCH...MILL CREEK...COW
BAYOU...BIG CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3049 9465 3049 9454 3055 9455 3078 9416
      3091 9367 3059 9369 3054 9374 3043 9370
      3043 9371 3039 9376 3034 9376 3029 9371
      3024 9372 3024 9412 3020 9409 3017 9412
      3019 9421 3018 9421 3012 9460 3045 9472

$$



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