Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
944 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

LAC001-039-053-097-300545-
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Jefferson Davis LA-Evangeline LA-Acadia LA-St. Landry LA-
944 PM CDT WED MAR 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Jefferson Davis Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Southern Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana...
  Acadia Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  West central St. Landry Parish in central Louisiana...

* Until 1245 AM CDT

* At 942 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. Two to four inches of rain has already fallen over
  the area and additional heavy rainfall is expected over the next
  several hours. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Crowley, Eunice, Jennings, Ville Platte, Church Point, Welsh,
  Basile, Iota, Mermentau, Evangeline, Chataignier, Mowata, Maxie,
  Savoy, Duralde, Egan, Pine Island, Swords, Thornwell and Branch.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3037 9290 3049 9265 3049 9263 3050 9262
      3070 9220 3032 9220 3004 9281 3004 9289

$$

TWH



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