Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1055 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways.  Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks.  Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.

For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

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TXC159-343-387-449-241555-
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/TLCT2.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150522T1230Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1055 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Sulphur River Below Talco. Texas.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1015 AM Saturday the stage was 25.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 24.2 feet
  by Sunday morning.  Also the Sulphur River crested at 26.0 feet
  during Friday morning.
* Impact...at 25.0 feet...Expect moderate flooding of lowland areas
  with some secondary roadways closed. All cattle and equipment
  nearby the river should be moved to higher ground.

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LAT...LON 3338 9530 3341 9488 3331 9466 3326 9466 3331 9478

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TXC037-067-343-241555-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0094.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NAPT2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150525T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1055 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Sulphur River Near Naples, Texas.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 700 AM Saturday The stage was 26.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 28.5 feet by
  Monday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...Minor lowland flooding.

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LAT...LON 3331 9466 3328 9456 3330 9447 3324 9462 3326 9466

$$

TXC067-315-241555-
/O.EXT.KSHV.FL.W.0132.150526T0000Z-150526T1800Z/
/JEFT2.1.ER.150526T0000Z.150526T0000Z.150526T0000Z.NO/
1055 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...The flood warning extended until Tuesday afternoon...The flood
warning continues for
  the Black Cypress Bayou At Jefferson, Texas.
* from Monday evening to Tuesday afternoon...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 1000 AM Saturday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13 feet.
* Forecast...The bayou is expected to rise to near flood stage Monday
  evening.
* Impact...at 13.0 feet...Lowland flooding will affect mainly timber
  resources.

&&

LAT...LON 3297 9448 3275 9425 3275 9433 3278 9440 3289 9450

$$

TXC159-343-449-241555-
/O.EXT.KSHV.FL.W.0119.000000T0000Z-150525T1800Z/
/WOCT2.1.ER.150517T1932Z.150522T0045Z.150525T0000Z.NO/
1055 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the White Oak Creek Near Talco, Texas.
* until Monday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1015 AM Saturday The stage was 16.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16 feet.
* Forecast...The creek will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  sUNDAY evening.
* Impact...at 16.0 feet...Expect minor lowland flooding of creek
  bottoms. Ranchers that may have cattle and equipment in the creek
  bottoms should move them to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3326 9530 3334 9506 3330 9471 3327 9466 3325 9472

$$




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