Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
1237 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

LAC019-280737-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-170503T0200Z/
/OTBL1.1.WT.170429T0215Z.170429T0600Z.170502T0200Z.NO/
1237 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until Tuesday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 AM Thursday the stage was 3.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by tomorrow late evening and
  continue to rise to near 4.5 feet by early Saturday morning.the
  river will fall below flood stage by Monday before midnight.
* 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.
* Impact...At stages near 3.5 feet...Ponding of water on low spots
  along Goos Ferry Road will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3038 9314 3031 9303 3025 9308 3019 9321 3030 9329

$$

LAC019-280737-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-170501T0800Z/
/LCHL1.1.WT.170429T0336Z.170429T1800Z.170430T2000Z.NO/
1237 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...Flood Warning extended until late Sunday night...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until late Sunday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 AM Thursday the stage was 3.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise to above flood stage late Friday evening and then fall
  to near flood stage by Saturday morning... then will rise to near 4.5
  feet Saturday afternoon and remain above flood stage until late
  afternoon Sunday.
* Impact...At stages near 4.5 feet...Water covers portions of River
  Road in north Lake Charles.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor marshland flooding
  occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in north Lake Charles.

&&

LAT...LON 3036 9309 3029 9303 3014 9328 3017 9335 3035 9332

$$



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