Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
421 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WILL CONTINUE TODAY...

.A LONG FETCH OF STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL
CONTINUE TO PRODUCE ELEVATED WATER LEVELS ALONG THE COAST AND ON
COASTAL WATERWAYS...ESPECIALLY DURING TIMES OF HIGH TIDE. TIDES
WILL RUN 1.5 TO 2.0 FEET ABOVE PREDICTED LEVELS.

LAZ041-052>054-073-074-TXZ215-216-301800-
/O.CON.KLCH.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160501T0000Z/
CALCASIEU-VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-
JEFFERSON-ORANGE-
421 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* COASTAL FLOODING...TIDE LEVELS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 3.0 AND 4.0
  MLLW.

* TIMING...THROUGH TODAY.

* IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING WITH WATER IN LOW SPOTS ON AREA ROADS
  NEAR SABINE PASS...CAMERON...HACKBERRY...INTRACOASTAL CITY...
  DELCAMBRE...CYPREMORT POINT...FRANKLIN...AND MORGAN CITY.

MINOR FLOODING WITH WATER ACROSS ROADS NEAR SABINE LAKE...
CALCASIEU LAKE AND ALONG THE LOWER CALCASIEU RIVER SOUTH OF THE
SALTWATER BARRIER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

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RUA



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