Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
638 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas...
  Sabine River Near Deweyville

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...
  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River Near Oberlin
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay

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638 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* until late Wednesday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:45 PM Saturday the stage was 13.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Wednesday evening.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Some roads upstream from
  Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the community of
  Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
  feet of water over the road and are subject to being closed.
  Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...When the river is falling and
  the gauge reading is forecast to be near 12 feet, flooding of
  forested areas near the river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3115 9275 3105 9265 3090 9262 3090 9269 3113 9279

$$

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638 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oberlin.
* until Monday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Saturday the stage was 14.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall to below flood stage by
  Monday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 15.0 feet...Moderate flooding will occur
  with several access roads to the river flooded.
* Impact...At stages near 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near
  the river will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...Water begins to overflow the
  banks on both sides of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3078 9267 3058 9277 3058 9289 3071 9283 3077 9273

$$

LAC019-181438-
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638 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until Wednesday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:30 PM Saturday the stage was estimated at 4.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... The river will continue to tidally fluctuate near or
  slightly above flood stage.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 3.5 feet...Ponding of water on low spots
  along Goos Ferry Road will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3038 9314 3031 9303 3025 9308 3019 9321 3030 9329

$$

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638 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Flood Warning extended until Sunday afternoon...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake.
* until Sunday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:45 PM Saturday the stage was 25.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 25.0 feet...Water inundates roads in
  lowland areas near the river. Low spots on Old Sour Lake Road are
  under water.
* Impact...At stages near 22.0 feet...River is at bankfull stage.

&&

LAT...LON 3012 9445 3024 9423 3021 9407 3013 9406 3004 9445

$$

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638 PM CST Sat Feb 17 2018

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* At  5:45 PM Saturday the stage was 23.9 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  2:00 PM Saturday.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 22.8 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact...At stages near 24.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding will
  occur.
* Impact...At stages near 23.0 feet...The river is at bankfull
  stage.

&&

LAT...LON 3057 9363 3011 9364 3011 9378 3031 9381
      3062 9378

$$




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