Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
800 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City

LAC099-101-061600-
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/MCGL1.2.UU.000000T0000Z.160122T1100Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
800 PM CST FRI FEB 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Friday the stage was 6.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 6.6 feet
  by Sunday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Flood stage. The city dock will
  be under water. Water will cover the lower end of Belleview Front
  Street in Berwick. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger
  river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly
  enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.

&&

LAT...LON 2995 9147 2986 9139 2951 9154 2939 9113
      2980 9110 2997 9124

$$




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