Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
939 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Louisiana...

  Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake
  Calcasieu River Near Kinder

...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the
following rivers in Louisiana...

  Calcasieu River Near Oberlin

LAC003-230539-
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939 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 the Calcasieu River Near Oberlin.
* From this evening until further notice...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Sunday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
  to near 18.0 feet by early Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 19.0 feet...Major flooding will occur.
  Secondary roads and homes near the river will be affected. Reeds
  Bridge Road begins to flood upstream of oberlin.
* 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.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...Water begins to overflow the
  banks on both sides of the river.

&&

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

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939 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Calcasieu River Near Kinder.
* From Tuesday morning until further notice...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Sunday the stage was 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by Tuesday morning and continue
  to rise to near 18.0 feet by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 18.0 feet...If gage reading at Kinder
  reaches 18 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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939 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake.
* From this evenining until Wednesday afternoon...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Sunday the stage was 96.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 97.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
  rise to near 97.2 feet by tomorrow early afternoon. the river will
  fall below flood stage by Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 98.0 feet...Minor flooding begins around
  the south end of the lake. Some of the lowest structures on the
  north end of the lake begin to flood.
* 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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