Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
851 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

...The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Louisiana...

  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau

LAC019-301551-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0068.160430T1832Z-160504T1200Z/
/LCHL1.1.ER.160430T1832Z.000000T0000Z.160504T0000Z.NO/
851 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* from Saturday afternoon to Wednesday morning...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Friday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Significant flooding of
  numerous recreational camps and homes will occur. River Road and
  much of Mims Road are impassable.
* Impact...At stages near 5.5 feet...Access roads including River
  Road in North Lake Charles and Mims Road in Westlake become
  impassable to some vehicles.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...River Road in North Lake
  Charles and Mims Road in Westlake are flooded. Extensive marshland
  flooding will occur.
* 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

$$

LAC001-053-113-301334-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0069.160430T0151Z-160430T1334Z/
/MRML1.1.ER.160429T2237Z.160430T0115Z.160430T0134Z.NO/
851 PM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* until Saturday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 PM Friday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  towards midnight.
* 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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