Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
935 AM CST WED DEC 16 2015

...TOLEDO BEND RESERVOIR WATER RELEASES...

PERSONS HAVING INTERESTS IN THE SABINE RIVER BASIN ARE HEREBY
ADVISED THAT ON WEDNESDAY...DECEMBER 16...2015...AT 9 AM...THE
RESERVOIR ELEVATION WAS 172.58 FEET MEAN SEA LEVEL.
CURRENTLY...ONE GENERATOR IS OUT OF SERVICE FOR REPAIRS AND THE
OTHER GENERATOR IS OPERATING 24 HOURS...7 DAYS A WEEK. SEVEN
SPILLWAY GATES ARE NOW OPEN AT ONE FOOT AND TWO ARE OPEN AT TWO
FEET FOR A COMBINED RELEASE OF 11000 CUBIC FEET PER SECOND.

INFORMATION ON SPECIFIC RIVER GAUGES AND FORECASTS CAN BE OBTAINED
FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITES:

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/WGRFC OR WEATHER.GOV/LCH (ALL LOWER CASE)

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