Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
104 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Louisiana...

  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City

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104 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* from Wednesday July 15 until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 12:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river rise above flood stage by the morning of July
  15 and continue to rise to near 6.5 feet by July 20.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Flood stage. The city dock will
  be under water. Water will cover the lower end of Belleview Front
  Street in Berwick. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger
  river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly
  enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Floodwall gates will be closed
  to protect against higher stages. Vessel traffic will be affected
  by stronger river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be
  strictly enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.

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LAT...LON 2995 9147 2986 9139 2951 9154 2939 9113
      2980 9110 2997 9124

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