Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
835 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake

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

  Calcasieu River Near Oakdale
  Calcasieu River Near Oberlin
  Calcasieu River Near Kinder
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay

LAC079-241635-
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835 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Monday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 14.3 feet
  by Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 15.0 feet...Flooding of secondary roads
  near the river and its tributaries begins, including Ashmore Road.
  Strothers Crossing Road near Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near
  Hineston have several feet of water over them and subject to
  washouts.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Some roads upstream from
  Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the community of
  Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
  feet of water over the road and are subject to being closed.
  Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275

$$

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835 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oakdale.
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Monday the estimated stage was 13.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Low secondary roads near the
  river begin to flood. Several houses in close proximity to the
  river are subject to flooding.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding, mainly
  forested areas along the river will occur. Park and picnic ground
  off of Highway 10 begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3090 9269 3088 9270 3077 9272 3077 9267 3090 9265

$$

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835 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Saturday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oberlin.
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Monday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.0 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday
  morning.
* Impact...At stages near 15.0 feet...Moderate flooding will occur
  with several access roads to the river flooded.
* Impact...At stages near 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near
  the river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3077 9273 3071 9283 3058 9289 3058 9277 3078 9267

$$

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835 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Saturday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Kinder.
* FROM TUESDAY EVENING TO SATURDAY AFTERNOON...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Monday the stage was 15.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage tomorrow evening and continue
  to rise to near 18.0 feet by Thursday morning. The river will fall
  below flood stage by Saturday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 18.0 feet...Flooding begins to cut off some
  of the roads around Topsy in Northwest Jefferson Davis Parish.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Flooding of wooded areas near
  the river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3058 9290 3035 9318 3033 9309 3045 9293 3059 9277

$$

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835 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 AM Monday the stage was 2.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...the river will fluctuate around flood stage for the
  next several days.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Water over lowest portions of
  Goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 3.5 feet...Ponding of water on low spots
  along Goos Ferry Road will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3030 9329 3019 9321 3025 9308 3031 9303 3038 9314

$$

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835 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Friday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Monday the stage was 1.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to flood stage by Wednesday evening
  and fluctuate near flood stage through the week.
* Impact...At stages near 4.5 feet...Water covers portions of River
  Road in north Lake Charles.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor marshland flooding
  occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in north Lake Charles.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9332 3017 9335 3014 9328 3029 9303 3036 9309

$$

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835 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 PM Monday the stage was 4.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain in a flat crest through Wednesday
  then fall back to below flood stage by early Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near the
  river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3025 9266 3004 9276 3004 9260 3019 9254 3024 9255

$$

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835 PM CST MON JAN 23 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake.
* At  7:45 PM Monday the stage was 96.9 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  6:30 AM Monday.
* Flood stage is 97.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 96.6 feet by
  Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 97.0 feet...Minor flooding begins around
  the lake, especially the north end of the lake.
* Impact...At stages near 95.0 feet...Elevation of the spillway.

&&

LAT...LON 3082 9324 3080 9317 3080 9313 3062 9293
      3057 9295 3065 9305

$$



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