Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
833 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Neches River Near Town Bluff

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City

LAC099-101-021533-
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833 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 6.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain around 6.2 to 6.3 feet for the
  next several days.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Flood stage. The city dock will
  be under water. Water will cover the lower end of Belleview Front
  Street in Berwick. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger
  river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly
  enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Floodwall gates will be closed
  to protect against higher stages. Vessel traffic will be affected
  by stronger river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be
  strictly enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.

&&

LAT...LON 2995 9147 2986 9139 2951 9154 2939 9113
      2980 9110 2997 9124

$$

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833 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neches River Near Town Bluff.
* from late Monday night until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 61.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 64.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by Tuesday morning and continue
  to rise to near 64.2 feet by Tuesday early afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 64.0 feet...Minor flooding will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 62.0 feet...The river is at bankfull
  stage.

&&

LAT...LON 3096 9432 3079 9420 3053 9418 3053 9399 3099 9415

$$




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