Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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WGUS84 KSHV 230112
FLSSHV


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
812 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways.  Use caution when
walking near flooded riverbanks.  Do not try to wade or swim in
flooded rivers and bayous.

For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website
address into your favorite web browser URL bar:
water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

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ARC081-OKC089-TXC037-387-240112-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0095.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DEKT2.3.ER.150510T0900Z.150526T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
812 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Red River Near Dekalb.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Friday The stage was 25.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 30.6 feet by
  Monday evening then begin falling.
* Impact...at 30.0 feet...Thousands of acres of farm land and pasture
  flood. Livestock must be evacuated to higher ground. Much of the
  flood plain is inundated, and preparations for a major flood should
  be made.

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LAT...LON 3397 9516 3367 9448 3359 9448 3367 9475 3391 9516

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