Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
519 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING TO CONTINUE TODAY...

.DUE TO A LENGTHY FETCH OF ONSHORE WINDS...ELEVATED TIDES WILL
CONTINUE ALONG THE COAST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

LAZ041-052>054-073-074-TXZ215-216-012200-
/O.NEW.KLCH.CF.Y.0005.160501T1019Z-160501T2200Z/
CALCASIEU-VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-
JEFFERSON-ORANGE-
519 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON.

* COASTAL FLOODING...TIDE LEVELS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 3.0 AND 3.5
  MLLW AROUND ASTRONOMICAL HIGH TIDE.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING WITH WATER IN LOW SPOTS ON AREA ROADS
  NEAR SABINE PASS...CAMERON...HACKBERRY...INTRACOASTAL CITY...
  DELCAMBRE...CYPREMORT POINT...FRANKLIN...AND MORGAN CITY.

ALSO...MINOR FLOODING WITH WATER ACROSS ROADS NEAR SABINE LAKE...
CALCASIEU LAKE AND ALONG THE LOWER CALCASIEU RIVER SOUTH OF THE
SALTWATER BARRIER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

$$

RUA



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