Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
850 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

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

  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay

LAC079-040450-
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/GLML1.1.ER.161205T0925Z.161206T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
850 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* from late Sunday night until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 7:45 AM Saturday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue to
  rise to near 13.5 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Some roads upstream from
  Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the community of
  Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
  feet of water over the road and are subject to being closed.
  Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.
* 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

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LAC019-040449-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0137.161204T0000Z-161207T1200Z/
/OTBL1.1.ER.161204T0000Z.161204T0000Z.161206T1200Z.NO/
850 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* from this evening to Wednesday morning...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 9:00 AM Friday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage this
  evening.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Water over lowest portions of
  Goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.
* 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

$$



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