Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WGUS84 KLCH 230341
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1041 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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RAPIDES LA-AVOYELLES LA-
1041 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  RED RIVER AFFECTING...
  NORTHEASTERN RAPIDES PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN AVOYELLES PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1030 AM CDT MONDAY

* AT 1032 PM CDT...THE RED RIVER AT ALEXANDRIA WAS 31.3 FEET. THE RIVER
  IS FORECAST TO REMAIN NEARLY STEADY FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. AT
  THESE LEVELS OVERFLOW OCCURS ON THE FLOODWAY SIDE OF THE LEVEE FROM
  ALEXANDRIA TO ACME. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION
  DUE TO HIGH RIVER FLOWS. IN ADDITION...THE PUBLIC BOAT RAMPS IN
  RAPIDS AND AVOYELLES PARISHES ARE CURRENTLY CLOSED.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED AND
MAY CAUSE A MINOR INCONVENIENCE.

&&

LAT...LON 3149 9270 3150 9268 3147 9271 3145 9270
      3145 9268 3140 9269 3140 9267 3139 9265
      3141 9253 3120 9222 3124 9217 3123 9199
      3122 9199 3123 9190 3109 9223 3130 9248
      3137 9273 3149 9276 3152 9272

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