Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
847 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN LOUISIANA...

  CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR GLENMORA

LAC079-190347-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0008.140419T1200Z-140421T0000Z/
/GLML1.1.ER.140419T1200Z.140420T0600Z.140420T1800Z.NO/
847 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR GLENMORA.
* FROM SATURDAY MORNING TO SUNDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
  CANCELLED.
* AT  7:30 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.6 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW MORNING AND CONTINUE
  TO RISE TO NEAR 12.1 FEET BY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.
* 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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