Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
812 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

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

  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau
  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage

LAC055-113-011512-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0112.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/VLSL1.3.ER.160812T1144Z.160815T1945Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
812 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 14.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 13.7 feet
  by Friday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Moderate flooding in
  Lafayette, with significant flooding near where coulees and bayous
  intersect the Vermilion River.
* Impact...At stages near 13.5 feet...Flooding of some yards near
  the river will occur. Significant flooding of Beaver Park and
  Vermilionville will occur.

&&

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

$$

LAC019-011511-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0122.000000T0000Z-160906T1200Z/
/OTBL1.1.ER.160814T0400Z.160822T1400Z.160905T1200Z.NO/
812 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday morning...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until Tuesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 4.7 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
  Monday morning.
* 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

$$

LAC019-011511-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0131.000000T0000Z-160903T0600Z/
/LCHL1.1.ER.160829T1135Z.160829T1600Z.160902T1800Z.NO/
812 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

...Flood Warning extended until late Friday night...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until late Friday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 3.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fluctuate around flood stage
  through Friday evening.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor marshland flooding
  occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in north Lake Charles.

&&

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

$$

LAC001-053-113-011511-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0117.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MRML1.3.ER.160813T1040Z.160818T1445Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
812 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 4.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling to near 4.2 feet by
  Sunday evening.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near the
  river will occur.

&&

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

$$




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