Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1045 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

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

  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas..
  Red River Near Alexandria
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Sabine River Near Bon Wier
  Sabine River Near Deweyville
  Neches River Near Town Bluff

LAC011-115-TXC351-221745-
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1045 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Bon Wier.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 PM Thursday the stage was 33.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 35.2 feet by
  Sunday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 35.0 feet...Expect several secondary roads
  in the Merryville area near the river to be closed.

&&

LAT...LON 3104 9361 3078 9366 3055 9379 3053 9366
      3082 9350 3104 9348

$$

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1045 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 PM Thursday the stage was 23.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
  continue to rise to near 25.8 feet by Tuesday early afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 25.0 feet...Lowest roads beside the river
  flood around Deweyville and subject to being closed. In addition,
  low-lying roads in Southwest Beauregard Parish are flooded
  including Robert Clark Road. Flooding occurs on the south side of
  Niblett Bluff Park with access roads to camp houses cut off around
  the park. Access roads to the river in Northeastern Orange County
  become flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3061 9376 3031 9381 3008 9378 3005 9367
      3044 9364 3057 9363

$$

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1045 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Red River Near Alexandria.
* until Saturday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 31.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 32.0 feet...Flooding of lowland areas near
  the river occurs and recreational boating is affected.

&&

LAT...LON 3160 9271 3143 9285 3105 9223 3122 9173
      3138 9185 3125 9227

$$

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1045 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday morning...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* until Tuesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 PM Thursday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.0 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage early
  Tuesday morning.
* 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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1045 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 5:00 AM Thursday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 4.3 feet by early
  Monday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.

&&

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

$$

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1045 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neches River Near Town Bluff.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:31 PM Thursday the stage was 68.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 64.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 68.8 feet by
  after midnight tomorrow. Additional rises may be possible
  thereafter.

&&

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

$$

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1045 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake.
* from Saturday evening to late Sunday night...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 9:45 PM Thursday the stage was 23.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Saturday evening.
* Impact...At stages near 25.0 feet...Water inundates roads in
  lowland areas near the river. Low spots on Old Sour Lake Road are
  under water.

&&

LAT...LON 3012 9445 3024 9423 3021 9407 3013 9406 3004 9445

$$




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