Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
915 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

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

  Village Creek Near Kountze

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas..
  Red River Near Alexandria
  Neches River Near Town Bluff
  Neches River Near Beaumont
  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake

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915 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Red River Near Alexandria.
* from Sunday evening until further notice...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 31.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by Sunday May 31...and
  continue to rise to near 37.5 feet by Monday morning...June 8.
* Impact...At stages near 37.5 feet...Water reaches top of the rails
  of the Texas and Pacific railroad bridge at Boyce. Considerable
  backwater flooding will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 35.0 feet...Considerable overflow below
  Alexandria to the confluence with the Black River occurs. Backwater
  flooding worsens along inflow bayous that drain into the Red River.
* Impact...At stages near 32.0 feet...Flooding of lowland areas near
  the river occurs and recreational boating is affected.
* Impact...At stages near 31.0 feet...Some of the outfall canals are
  slowed or not allowed to drain into the river between 31 and 32
  feet. Depending on rainfall this could cause flooding along some of
  the bayous, especially along Bayou Rigolette.

&&

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

$$

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915 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neches River Near Town Bluff.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:46 PM Thursday the stage was 73.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 64.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 73.5 feet by
  Tuesday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 73.0 feet...Flooding expected in the Mont
  Neches, Barlow Lake and Sheffields Ferry communities. Some homes
  may become flooded as well, especially in the Barlow Lake
  community.
* Impact...At stages near 70.0 feet...Flooding can be expected
  around Barlow Lake and Brushy Lake with some roads being cutoff and
  some of the lowest properties near the river begin to flood.

&&

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

$$

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915 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neches River Near Beaumont.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 AM Thursday the stage was 4.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 5.8 feet by early
  Tuesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Beaumont
  Country Club and Colliers Ferry Park can be expected. Also flooding
  in Northwest Orange County south of River Oaks to Bunns Bluff can
  be expected. Water may go over Four Oaks Ranch Road in Northwest
  Orange County.

&&

LAT...LON 3019 9417 3023 9411 3004 9378 2992 9387 2998 9406

$$

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915 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Friday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Village Creek Near Kountze.
* until Friday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:30 PM Thursday the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Friday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 17.0 feet...Water covers low spots on
  Willard Lake Road and Village Creek Road near Lumberton.

&&

LAT...LON 3048 9433 3050 9423 3026 9404 3016 9414 3033 9433

$$

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915 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 PM Thursday the stage was 28.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue at a flat crest near 28.1 feet
  through Saturday morning.
* 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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