Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WGUS84 KLCH 152019
FLSLCH

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
319 PM CDT TUE AUG 15 2017

LAC001-053-113-152215-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Jefferson Davis LA-Acadia LA-Vermilion LA-
319 PM CDT TUE AUG 15 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Southeastern Jefferson Davis Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Southwestern Acadia Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Northwestern Vermilion Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* Until 515 PM CDT

* At 319 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Crowley, Lake Arthur, Mermentau, Morse, Egan, Estherwood and
  Midland.

Additional rainfall of one to three inches is expected over the
area. This additional rain will result in minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 3004 9262 3004 9288 3025 9257 3020 9234
      3006 9257 3002 9261

$$

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