Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
1201 AM CDT Tue May 30 2017

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

  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay

LAC099-101-301901-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0062.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MCGL1.2.ER.170519T1940Z.170531T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1201 AM CDT Tue May 30 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 PM Monday the stage was 7.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 7.2 feet by
  Wednesday morning then begin falling late Thursday.
* Impact...At stages near 7.0 feet...Buildings at the foot of Ann
  Street on the river side of the flood wall will flood as water
  overtops the Rio Oil Company dock. Buildings on the river side of
  the Berwick floodwall will flood. River traffic restrictions will
  be strictly enforced.

&&

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

$$

LAC079-301901-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0068.000000T0000Z-170603T1800Z/
/GLML1.1.ER.170529T1430Z.170601T0600Z.170603T1200Z.NO/
1201 AM CDT Tue May 30 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* until Saturday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:45 PM Monday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.5 feet by
  early Thursday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...When the river is rising and
  the gauge reading is forecast to reach 12 feet or higher. Roads
  upstream from Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the
  community of Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have
  water on them and are subject to being closed. Also, flooding of
  forested areas near the river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3115 9275 3105 9265 3090 9262 3090 9269 3113 9279

$$

LAC019-301901-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0070.170601T1800Z-170603T0000Z/
/OTBL1.1.WT.170601T1800Z.170601T1800Z.170602T0000Z.NO/
1201 AM CDT Tue May 30 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* from Thursday afternoon to Friday evening...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:00 AM Monday the stage was 3.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Thursday early afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3038 9314 3031 9303 3025 9308 3019 9321 3030 9329

$$



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