Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
911 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...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 Glenmora
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau

LAC079-060411-
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/GLML1.1.ER.160505T2100Z.160507T1200Z.160510T0000Z.NO/
911 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

...Flood Warning extended until late Monday night...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* from this afternoon to late Monday night...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Thursday the stage was 11.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by this afternoon
  and continue to rise to near 13.0 feet by Saturday morning. The
  river will fall below flood stage by Monday evening.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...When the river is rising and
  the gauge reading is forecast to reach 12 feet or higher. Roads
  upstream from Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the
  community of Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have
  water on them and are subject to being closed. Also, flooding of
  forested areas near the river will occur.

&&

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

$$

LAC019-060410-
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/OTBL1.1.WT.160428T2200Z.160503T1000Z.160505T1400Z.NO/
911 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until Friday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:00 AM Thursday the stage was 4.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Nonflood flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late this morning.
* 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

$$

LAC001-053-113-060410-
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/MRML1.1.ER.160430T1505Z.160504T1415Z.160509T1800Z.NO/
911 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* until late Monday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 AM Thursday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Monday early afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 5.5 feet...A few recreational camps and
  residences are subject to flooding.
* 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

$$

LAC011-051441-
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/BKDL1.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
911 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake.
* At  8:45 AM Thursday the stage was 96.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 97.0 feet.
* 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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