Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
135 PM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CALCASIEU PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN CAMERON PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  SOUTHWESTERN JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  NORTHERN JEFFERSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 500 PM CDT

* AT 133 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SLOW MOVING CLUSTERS OF
  THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH
  FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BEAUMONT...LAKE CHARLES...PORT ARTHUR...SULPHUR...ORANGE...
  NEDERLAND...GROVES...PORT NECHES...VIDOR...BRIDGE CITY...
  WESTLAKE...WEST ORANGE...VINTON...IOWA...LAKE CHARLES REGIONAL
  AIRPORT...CENTRAL GARDENS...HAMSHIRE...HAYES...MAURICEVILLE AND
  GRAND LAKE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3010 9441 3012 9430 3018 9417 3016 9412
      3021 9409 3032 9291 3005 9286 2998 9327
      3005 9328 3005 9333 2997 9334 2989 9377
      2997 9376 3000 9379 2998 9383 2999 9386
      2997 9384 2986 9392 2979 9435

$$

RUA



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