Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
1044 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

LAC019-290544-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-170501T1400Z/
/OTBL1.1.WT.170429T1300Z.170429T1800Z.170430T1400Z.NO/
1044 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until Monday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:05 AM Friday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
  to rise to near 4.5 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.the river will
  fall below flood stage by late Sunday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Water over lowest portions of
  Goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.
* 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

$$

LAC019-290543-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-170430T2015Z/
/LCHL1.1.WT.170429T1500Z.170429T1800Z.170430T0815Z.NO/
1044 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Sunday afternoon...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until Sunday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Friday the stage was 3.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage late Saturday morning and continue
  to rise to near 4.5 feet by early afternoon. River will then fall below
  flood stage overnight Saturday into Sunday.
* 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 3036 9309 3029 9303 3014 9328 3017 9335 3035 9332

$$




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