Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
822 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways.  Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks.  Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.

For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

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TXC499-011322-
/O.EXT.KSHV.FL.W.0033.170501T0925Z-170503T1500Z/
/QTMT2.1.ER.170501T0925Z.170502T1800Z.170502T2100Z.NO/
822 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

The flood warning continues for
  the Lake Fork Creek Near Quitman.
* from late tonight to Wednesday morning...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:15 AM Sunday The stage was 8.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early tomorrow and continue to
  rise to near 16.7 feet BY Tuesday early afternoon. The river will
  fall below flood stage by Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact...at 16.0 feet...Expect minor lowland flooding problems.
  Ranchers that may have cattle and equipment in the creek bottoms
  should move them to higher ground.

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LAT...LON 3281 9552 3268 9536 3261 9534 3261 9537 3280 9552

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