Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
618 PM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

LAC019-023-TXC245-361-040215-
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CAMERON LA-CALCASIEU LA-ORANGE TX-JEFFERSON TX-
618 PM CST SAT DEC 3 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN CAMERON PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  SOUTHWESTERN CALCASIEU PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  JEFFERSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 815 PM CST

* AT 616 PM CST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO
  TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BEAUMONT...PORT ARTHUR...ORANGE...NEDERLAND...GROVES...PORT
  NECHES...VIDOR...BRIDGE CITY...WEST ORANGE...VINTON...SABINE
  NATIONAL WILDLIFE...SABINE PASS...JOHNSONS BAYOU...CENTRAL
  GARDENS...ROSE CITY...ORANGEFIELD...LA BELLE...PORT ACRES...EDGERLY
  AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS REGIONAL AIRPORT.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE 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 2958 9434 3008 9423 3028 9348 2976 9358
      2974 9375 2970 9384 2980 9391 2985 9379
      2997 9376 3000 9379 2998 9383 2999 9386
      2998 9384 2997 9384 2984 9395 2981 9395
      2970 9385 2967 9405

$$

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