Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
255 PM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014

LAC045-055-099-101-113-182200-
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LAFAYETTE LA-VERMILION LA-ST. MARY LA-IBERIA LA-ST. MARTIN LA-
255 PM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 500 PM CDT FOR ST.
MARTIN...IBERIA...ST. MARY...VERMILION AND LAFAYETTE PARISHES...

AT 251 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATED
THAT 3 TO 6 INCHES OF RAINFALL HAS FALLEN ACROSS THIS REGION...WITH
HIGHER ESTIMATES OF 6 TO 8 INCHES FROM INTRACOASTAL CITY TO NEW
IBERIA...AND BETWEEN JEANERETTE AND FRANKLIN.

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO WRIGHT...
RIDGE...LAKE PELBA...INDIAN BAYOU...ESTHER...COTEAU...ATCHAFALAYA
NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE...ACADIANA REGIONAL AIRPORT...YOUNGSVILLE...
ST. MARTINVILLE...SCOTT...MEAUX...MAURICE...LOREAUVILLE...LAKE FAUSSE
POINTE...LAFAYETTE...KAPLAN...JEFFERSON ISLAND...HENRY...HENDERSON...
FORKED ISLAND...ERATH...DUSON...DELCAMBRE...CECILIA...CATAHOULA...
CARENCRO...CADE...BUTTE LA ROSE...BROUSSARD...BREAUX BRIDGE AND
ABBEVILLE

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...
COULEE MINE...VERMILION RIVER...COULEE COTEAU HOLMES...WEST COTE
BLANCHE BAY...COULEE LANTIER...UPPER GRAND RIVER...FRANCOIS COULEE...
COULEE PORTAGE...BAYOU DES GLAISES...ATCHAFALAYA RIVER...ILE DES
CANNES, COULEE...QUEUE DE TORTUE, BAYOU...GRAND MARAIS, BAYOU...
TECHE, BAYOU...COULEE GALLEQUE...VERMILION BAY...HACKBERRY BAYOU...
HALFWAY BAYOU...ATCHAFALAYA BAY...FOURLEAGUE BAY...PIGEON BAYOU...
NORTH PRONG OF BELLE ISLE BAYOU...GULF OF MEXICO...NORTH BAYOU...
GUEYDAN CANAL...BLUE, BAYOU...BEAR BAYOU...WEST OVER BAYOU...LOWER
ATCHAFALAYA RIVER...SHAFFER, BAYOU...GREENS BAYOU...MYRTLE BAYOU...
MUDDY BAYOU...LITTLE DOCTORS BAYOU...LOIN, BAYOU...LITTLE BAYOU DES
OURSES...INDIAN BAYOU...FUSILIER OF THE SWAMPS, BAYOU...COULEE NICOLE
GUIDRY...ANSELM COULEE...CYPRESS ISLAND COULEE...CATAHOULA COULEE...
MARTIN, BAYOU...JUNCTION, BAYOU...MANUEL, BAYOU...COWPEN LITTLE
TENSAS...BAYOU LA ROSE...CHENE, BAYOU...GAROTIER, BAYOU...TWO MOUTH
BAYOU...LONG RIDE BARGE BAYOU...CAMERON, BAYOU...PIQUE BAYOU...BIG
BAYOU JOE...MYSTIC CREW BAYOU...LITTLE BAYOU...BELLE ISLE BAYOU...
TOMS BAYOU...PRIEN, BAYOU...COULEE CROCHE...JOHNSON, BAYOU AND COULEE
DATIDER.

MOST OF THE STRONGER THUNDERSTORMS HAVE ENDED AND MOVED OFFSHORE.
HOWEVER...SCATTERED SHOWERS ACROSS SOUTHERN LOUISIANA CONTINUES TO
MOVE EAST AND MAY DEPOSIT AN ADDITIONAL ONE HALF TO ONE INCH OF
RAINFALL IN THE WARNED AREA.

&&

LAT...LON 2940 9150 2941 9147 2980 9186 2982 9184
      2982 9197 2972 9213 2957 9170 2941 9185
      2941 9186 2947 9183 2956 9251 2996 9251
      3037 9207 3040 9169 3048 9175 2981 9109
      2933 9135

$$

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