Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1058 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

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

  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau
  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage

LAC055-113-290558-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0112.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/VLSL1.3.ER.160812T1144Z.160815T1945Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1058 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 AM Sunday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.5 feet by this
  evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At stages near 14.6 feet...Widespread moderate flooding
  will occur with a few homes flooded near the river or from
  backwater flooding of the coulees and bayou that intersect the
  river.

&&

LAT...LON 3031 9204 3000 9227 2987 9219 2988 9206
      3022 9190 3031 9191

$$

LAC019-290557-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0122.000000T0000Z-160831T1200Z/
/OTBL1.1.ER.160814T0400Z.160822T1400Z.160830T1200Z.NO/
1058 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday morning...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until Wednesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:00 AM Sunday the stage was 4.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Tuesday morning.
* 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

$$

LAC001-053-113-290557-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0117.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MRML1.3.ER.160813T1040Z.160818T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1058 AM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 AM Sunday the stage was 5.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 5.4 feet through tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At stages near 5.5 feet...A few recreational camps and
  residences are subject to flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3025 9266 3004 9276 3004 9260 3019 9254 3024 9255

$$




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