Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
901 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

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

  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Bayou Anacoco Near Rosepine
  Sabine River Near Deweyville
  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora

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901 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* Until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Saturday the stage was 15.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.5 feet by
  early Monday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...When the river is rising and
  forecast to reach 16 feet, portions of Highway 112 between Highway
  121 and Beechwood Church is subject to flooding.
* Impact...At stages near 15.0 feet...Flooding of secondary roads
  near the river and its tributaries begins, including Ashmore Road.
  Strothers Crossing Road near Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near
  Hineston have several feet of water over them and subject to
  washouts.
* 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, 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.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...When the river is falling and
  the gauge reading is forecast to be near 12 feet, flooding of
  forested areas near the river will occur.

&&

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

$$

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901 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* From this evening until further notice...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 3.5 feet...Ponding of water on low spots
  along Goos Ferry Road will occur.

&&

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

$$

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901 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Monday afternoon...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Bayou Anacoco Near Rosepine.
* Until Monday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Saturday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.8 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Monday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 17.0 feet...Minor flooding of agricultural
  and forested areas near the bayou will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3109 9341 3091 9356 3083 9358 3088 9333 3103 9327

$$

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901 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* From Sunday afternoon until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  7:45 AM Saturday the stage was 22.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by tomorrow afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 24.4 feet by early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 24.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding will
  occur.
* Impact...At stages near 23.0 feet...The river is at bankfull
  stage.

&&

LAT...LON 3062 9378 3031 9381 3011 9378 3011 9364
      3057 9363

$$

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901 AM CST SAT JAN 21 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake.
* From this morning until Wednesday evening...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Saturday the stage was 25.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.0 feet by
  Monday morning. The river will fall below flood stage late
  Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 25.0 feet...Water inundates roads in
  lowland areas near the river. Low spots on Old Sour Lake Road are
  under water.
* Impact...At stages near 22.0 feet...River is at bankfull stage.

&&

LAT...LON 3012 9445 3024 9423 3021 9407 3013 9406 3004 9445

$$



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