Flood Statement
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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WGUS84 KLIX 281540
FLSLIX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
1040 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Bogue Chitto River Near Bush affecting St. Tammany Parish

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

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LAC103-292140-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0077.000000T0000Z-170731T0900Z/
/BSHL1.1.ER.000000T0000Z.170729T1800Z.170731T0300Z.NO/
1040 AM CDT Fri Jul 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Bogue Chitto River Near Bush.
* until late Sunday night.
* At 10:15 AM Friday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.0 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Sunday night.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...The access road upstream of the bridge will
  flood. The river will leave the main channel on the left bank below
  the bridge flooding woodlands on either side of Louisiana Highway
  21.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Gravel pits upstream of Louisiana Highway 21
  will begin to overflow threatening property at lower elevations on
  either side of Highway 21 in the vicinity of the bridge.

&&

LAT...LON 3081 9012 3081 9018 3062 8999 3058 8986 3053 8982 3053 8978
3063 8983 3067 8995





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