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
610 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Eastern Rapides Parish in central Louisiana...
  Avoyelles Parish in central Louisiana...

* Until 1015 AM CDT

* At 609 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. 5 to 7 inches of rain has
  fallen. Flash flooding is expected.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Marksville, Bunkie, Moreauville, Cheneyville, Bordelonville, Effie,
  Cottonport, Mansura, Lecompte, Hessmer, Evergreen, Plaucheville,
  Deville, Echo, Brouillette, Lake Ophelia National Wildlife Refuge,
  Poland, Centerpoint, Ruby and Hamburg.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible in the
warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3133 9208 3134 9203 3132 9200 3128 9202
      3127 9199 3122 9199 3125 9196 3123 9192
      3127 9195 3130 9191 3122 9175 3088 9201
      3088 9224 3097 9228 3100 9238 3095 9248
      3090 9250 3090 9262 3147 9216

$$

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