Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
413 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

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Caldwell LA-Jackson LA-Union LA-Ouachita LA-Lincoln LA-Winn LA-
413 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Western Caldwell Parish in north central Louisiana...
  Jackson Parish in north central Louisiana...
  Eastern Union Parish in north central Louisiana...
  Ouachita Parish in north central Louisiana...
  Southeastern Lincoln Parish in north central Louisiana...
  Eastern Winn Parish in north central Louisiana...

* Until 715 AM CDT

* At 413 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Widespread rainfall amounts of one to three inches of rain have
  fallen early this morning, with additional heavy rainfall moving
  over the area during the next hour or two resulting in minor
  flooding of low lying, poor drainage areas.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Monroe, Claiborne, West Monroe, Winnfield, Swartz,
  Brownsville-Bawcom, Brownsville-Bawcomville, Farmerville, Richwood,
  Sterlington, Choudrant, Marion, Chatham, Dodson, Eros, Downsville,
  Sikes, Drew, Fondale and D Arbonne.

Additional rainfall of one to two inches, with isolated higher
amounts exceeding three inches, are expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

&&

LAT...LON 3240 9200 3228 9203 3227 9200 3197 9224
      3180 9256 3180 9262 3176 9262 3171 9271
      3246 9262 3301 9228 3300 9207 3287 9208
      3271 9206 3269 9205 3271 9204 3271 9197
      3266 9194 3266 9191 3260 9193 3252 9190

$$

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