Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
847 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Bayou Vermilion Near Carencro

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR Eunice
  Calcasieu River Near Oakdale
  Calcasieu River Near Oberlin
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora

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847 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Saturday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.8 feet by
  tomorrow morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...portions of Highway 112 between
  Highway 121 and Beechwood Church is subject to flooding.
* Impact...At stages near 15.0 feet...Flooding of secondary roads
  near the river and its tributaries begins, including Ashmore Road.
  Strothers Crossing Road near Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near
  Hineston have several feet of water over them and subject to
  washouts.

&&

LAT...LON 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275

$$

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847 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday morning...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oakdale.
* FROM SUNDAY EVENING TO THURSDAY MORNING...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage tomorrow evening
  with a crest near 12.6 feet by early Monday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding, mainly
  forested areas along the river will occur. Park and picnic ground
  off of Highway 10 begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3090 9269 3088 9270 3077 9272 3077 9267 3090 9265

$$

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847 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oberlin.
* FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by tomorrow afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 14.9 feet by early Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 15.0 feet...Moderate flooding will occur
  with several access roads to the river flooded.
* Impact...At stages near 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near
  the river will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...Water begins to overflow the
  banks on both sides of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3077 9273 3071 9283 3058 9289 3058 9277 3078 9267

$$

LAC019-221646-
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847 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* FROM SUNDAY EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fluctuate between 4.0 and 4.5 feet for
  the next several days.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 3.5 feet...Ponding of water on low spots
  along Goos Ferry Road will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3030 9329 3019 9321 3025 9308 3031 9303 3038 9314

$$

LAC019-221646-
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847 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 4.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fluctuate near flood stage for the next
  several days.
* Impact...At stages near 4.5 feet...Water covers portions of River
  Road in north Lake Charles.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor marshland flooding
  occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in north Lake Charles.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9332 3017 9335 3014 9328 3029 9303 3036 9309

$$

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847 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Monday morning...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR Eunice.
* UNTIL MONDAY MORNING...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 16.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.9 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Minor flooding begins along
  the bayou with a few structures right along the bayou threatened.

&&

LAT...LON 3057 9240 3056 9235 3019 9256 3022 9260
      3045 9257

$$

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847 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...Flood Warning extended until late Wednesday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 PM Saturday the stage was 4.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 4.5 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
  early afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near the
  river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3025 9266 3004 9276 3004 9260 3019 9254 3024 9255

$$

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847 PM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Bayou Vermilion Near Carencro.
* At  8:15 PM Saturday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has crested below flood stage and is
  expected to continue a slow fall for the next several days.

&&

LAT...LON 3026 9200 3028 9193 3031 9194 3032 9189
      3046 9198 3046 9201

$$




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