Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1025 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River Near Oberlin
  Calcasieu River Near Kinder
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage

LAC079-050625-
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/GLML1.1.ER.161204T2000Z.161207T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1025 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* from this afternoon until further notice...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  9:45 AM Sunday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by this afternoon
  and continue to rise to near 14.5 feet by Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Some roads upstream from
  Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the community of
  Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
  feet of water over the road and are subject to being closed.
  Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.
* 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 have water on them and are subject to being
  closed. Also, flooding of forested areas near the river will
  occur.

&&

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

$$

LAC003-050625-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0140.161206T2100Z-000000T0000Z/
/OBCL1.1.ER.161206T2100Z.161209T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1025 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oberlin.
* from Tuesday afternoon until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Sunday the stage was 7.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by Tuesday
  afternoon and continue to rise to near 14.0 feet by Friday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 13.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near
  the river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3077 9273 3071 9283 3058 9289 3058 9277 3078 9267

$$

LAC003-053-050625-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0141.161207T1200Z-161208T1800Z/
/KDRL1.1.ER.161207T1200Z.161207T1200Z.161208T0600Z.NO/
1025 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Kinder.
* from Wednesday morning to Thursday afternoon...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Sunday the stage was 9.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Flooding of wooded areas near
  the river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3058 9290 3035 9318 3033 9309 3045 9293 3059 9277

$$

LAC019-050625-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0137.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/OTBL1.1.ER.161203T1624Z.161205T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1025 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 AM Sunday the stage was 4.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 5.5 feet by
  early Monday afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Water over lowest portions of
  Goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.

&&

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

$$

LAC055-113-050625-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0143.000000T0000Z-161206T1200Z/
/VLSL1.1.ER.161204T0735Z.161204T1800Z.161206T0000Z.NO/
1025 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage.
* until Tuesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Sunday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late Monday evening.
* Impact...At stages near 10.0 feet...Minor flooding of Heymann Park
  off of Highway 90 will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3031 9204 3000 9227 2987 9219 2988 9206
      3022 9190 3031 9191

$$




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