Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1234 AM CDT SAT JUN 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  West central Caddo Parish in northwestern Louisiana...
  Southeastern Harrison County in northeastern Texas...

* Until 330 AM CDT

* At 1233 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across Eastern Harrison County and Western Caddo Parish
  between Scottsville and Greenwood. Widespread rainfall amounts of
  two to three inches have fallen within the last hour, with very
  heavy rainfall with rates of two to three inches per hour
  continuing to fall over the warned area, especially near Waskom
  and just north of Greenwood. Flash flooding is expected to begin

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Shreveport, Greenwood, Waskom, Elysian Fields, Jonesville and

Additional rainfall amounts of two to three inches are possible in
the warned area during the next couple of hours.


Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


LAT...LON 3262 9391 3242 9390 3236 9422 3255 9419



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