Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
826 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

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

  BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR Eunice
  Calcasieu River Near Oberlin
  Calcasieu River Near Kinder
  West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State Park
  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage
  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

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826 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR Eunice.
* until Tuesday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 15.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage this evening and continue to
  rise to near 17.0 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.the river will
  fall below flood stage by late Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Minor flooding begins along
  the bayou with a few structures right along the bayou threatened.

&&

LAT...LON 3057 9240 3056 9235 3019 9256 3022 9260
      3045 9257

$$

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826 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Sunday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by midnight and
  continue to rise to near 14.5 feet by Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Some roads upstream from
  Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the community of
  Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
  feet of water over the road and are subject to being closed.
  Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...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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826 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oberlin.
* from late Wednesday night until further notice...or until the
  warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 9.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by early Thursday morning and
  continue to rise to near 14.0 feet by Friday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near
  the river will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...Water begins to overflow the
  banks on both sides of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3077 9273 3071 9283 3058 9289 3058 9277 3078 9267

$$

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826 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Kinder.
* from Wednesday morning to Thursday morning...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Flooding of wooded areas near
  the river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3058 9290 3035 9318 3033 9309 3045 9293 3059 9277

$$

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826 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State
  Park.
* until Saturday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 AM Sunday the stage was 4.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage this evening and
  continue to rise to near 6.5 feet by tomorrow evening. The river
  will fall below flood stage by Friday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 6.5 feet...Portions of South Perkins Ferry
  Road become impassable. Recreational areas in Sam Houston Jones
  State Park are under water, including the playground and campsites
  nearest the river.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Low spots on South Perkins
  Ferry Road have water on it. Water is over some boat docks on South
  Perkins Ferry Road and over boat ramps at Sam Houston Jones State
  Park. Extensive marshland flooding will occur upstream and
  downstream from the park.

&&

LAT...LON 3032 9329 3030 9332 3028 9331 3028 9323 3032 9323

$$

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826 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 AM Sunday the stage was 4.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 5.5 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Goos Ferry Road becomes
  impassable.
* 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

$$

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826 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:00 PM Sunday the estimated stage was 4.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 5.0 feet by
  early Monday afternoon then remain steady.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...River Road in North Lake
  Charles and Mims Road in Westlake are flooded. Extensive marshland
  flooding will occur.
* 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 3035 9332 3017 9335 3014 9328 3029 9303 3036 9309

$$

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826 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...Flood Warning extended until late Thursday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage.
* until late Thursday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 PM Sunday the stage was 10.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.0 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 11.5 feet...Minor flooding of Beaver Park
  and Vermilionville near the river will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 10.0 feet...Minor flooding of Heymann Park
  off of Highway 90 will occur.

&&

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

$$

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826 PM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday afternoon...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake.
* until Tuesday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Sunday the stage was 26.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is near crest and will fall to below flood
  stage tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At stages near 25.0 feet...Water inundates roads in
  lowland areas near the river. Low spots on Old Sour Lake Road are
  under water.

&&

LAT...LON 3012 9445 3024 9423 3021 9407 3013 9406 3004 9445

$$



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