Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
650 PM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  WEST CENTRAL ST. MARTIN PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN IBERIA PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  SOUTHEASTERN LAFAYETTE PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 845 PM CDT

* AT 648 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN. COUPLED WITH ONGOING FLOODING FROM RAINS EARLIER
  IN THE WEEK, THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS CAPABLE OF EXACERBATING
  THIS FLOODING OR CREATING ADDITIONAL FLOODING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ERATH...DELCAMBRE...CADE...COTEAU AND JEFFERSON ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 2994 9210 3004 9206 3011 9197 3012 9193
      3012 9185 2993 9193

$$

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