Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
813 PM CDT SAT JUL 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  OUACHITA PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1115 PM CDT

* AT 811 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO
  BEGIN SHORTLY. SOME PORTIONS OF THE CITY HAVE ALREADY SEEN IN
  EXCESS OF 3 INCHES OF RAINFALL WITH ANOTHER 2-4 INCHES POSSIBLE
  ACROSS THE CITY AND OTHER COMMUNITES IN OUACHITA PARISH.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MONROE...CLAIBORNE...WEST MONROE...BROWNSVILLE-BAWCOM...
  BROWNSVILLE-BAWCOMVILLE...SWARTZ...RICHWOOD...STERLINGTON.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3240 9200 3229 9203 3228 9210 3226 9211
      3228 9217 3228 9231 3232 9231 3241 9242
      3258 9241 3259 9223 3262 9221 3269 9209
      3272 9207 3269 9205 3271 9204 3271 9197
      3266 9194 3266 9191 3260 9193 3252 9190

$$

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