Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
248 PM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

.RAIN IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF THIS EVENING...AS A COLD FRONT
MOVES SOUTH AND EAST INTO THE COASTAL PLAINS.

LAZ027>033-TXZ180-201-259>262-182100-
/O.CAN.KLCH.FF.A.0005.000000T0000Z-140719T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
VERNON-RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
TYLER-HARDIN-NORTHERN JASPER-NORTHERN NEWTON-SOUTHERN JASPER-
SOUTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEESVILLE...NEW LLANO...ALEXANDRIA...
PINEVILLE...MARKSVILLE...BUNKIE...COTTONPORT...SIMMESPORT...
MANSURA...DE RIDDER...OAKDALE...KINDER...VILLE PLATTE...MAMOU...
OPELOUSAS...EUNICE...WOODVILLE...COLMESNEIL...LUMBERTON...
SILSBEE...JASPER...KIRBYVILLE...NEWTON...BUNA...DEWEYVILLE
248 PM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST
TEXAS HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

$$

LAZ043>045-052>055-190300-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FF.A.0005.000000T0000Z-140719T0300Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-
LOWER ST. MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROWLEY...RAYNE...CHURCH POINT...
LAFAYETTE...BREAUX BRIDGE...ST. MARTINVILLE...ABBEVILLE...
KAPLAN...NEW IBERIA...MORGAN CITY...FRANKLIN...PATTERSON...
BERWICK...BAYOU VISTA...STEPHENSVILLE
248 PM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA AND SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
  IBERIA...LAFAYETTE...LOWER ST. MARTIN...ST. MARY AND UPPER ST.
  MARTIN. IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...ACADIA AND VERMILION.

* UNTIL 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING

* RAINS WILL TAPER OFF BY MIDEVENING. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES
  OF RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE IN THE WATCH AREA UNTIL EARLY EVENING.

* THESE HIGH RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BRING ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF
  ROAD FLOODING AND FLOODING OF LOW LYING OR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

LAZ041-042-073-074-TXZ215-216-190000-
/O.CON.KLCH.FF.A.0005.000000T0000Z-140719T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-JEFFERSON-
ORANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...JENNINGS...
WELSH...LAKE ARTHUR...HACKBERRY...HOLLY BEACH...CAMERON...
GRAND CHENIER...BEAUMONT...PORT ARTHUR...ORANGE...VIDOR...
BRIDGE CITY
248 PM CDT FRI JUL 18 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...
  CALCASIEU...EAST CAMERON...JEFFERSON DAVIS AND WEST CAMERON.
  IN SOUTHEAST TEXAS...JEFFERSON AND ORANGE.

* UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING

* RAIN WILL TAPER OFF THIS EVENING. RAINFALL TOTALS OVER A 24 HOUR
  PERIOD RANGED...FROM 6 TO 8 INCHES ACROSS SOUTHEAST TEXAS...AND
  FROM 4 TO 6 INCHES ACROSS SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA. RAIN WATER IS
  SLOWLY DRAINING FROM FLOODED AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA FOR THE LATEST
UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

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