Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

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

  BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR Eunice
  Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau
  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage
  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake

...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
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

LAC001-039-097-071534-
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734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR Eunice.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY EVENING...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Minor flooding begins along
  the bayou with a few structures right along the bayou threatened.

&&

LAT...LON 3057 9240 3056 9235 3019 9256 3022 9260
      3045 9257

$$

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734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake.
* FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING TO THURSDAY EVENING...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  5:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 96.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 97.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At stages near 97.0 feet...Minor flooding begins around
  the lake, especially the north end of the lake.
* Impact...At stages near 95.0 feet...Elevation of the spillway.

&&

LAT...LON 3082 9324 3080 9317 3080 9313 3062 9293
      3057 9295 3065 9305

$$

LAC079-071533-
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734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.5 feet by
  Saturday evening then begin falling.
* 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...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 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275

$$

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734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oberlin.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.7 feet by
  Sunday afternoon then begin falling.
* 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

$$

LAC003-053-071533-
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734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Kinder.
* FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING TO THURSDAY AFTERNOON...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  tomorrow 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

$$

LAC019-071533-
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734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Tuesday the estimated stage was 5.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain fluctuate around 4.6 feet the
  next few days.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Water over lowest portions of
  Goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.

&&

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

$$

LAC019-071533-
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734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:00 PM Tuesday the estimated stage was 4.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to remain just above flood stage
  the next few days.
* Impact...At stages near 4.5 feet...Water covers portions of River
  Road in north Lake Charles.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor marshland flooding
  occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in north Lake Charles.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9332 3017 9335 3014 9328 3029 9303 3036 9309

$$

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734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

...Flood Warning extended until late Friday night...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* UNTIL LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will be in a flat crest near 4.2 feet through
  tomorrow morning. The river will slowly fall back below flood stage
  Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near the
  river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3025 9266 3004 9276 3004 9260 3019 9254 3024 9255

$$

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734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage.
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.3 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
  tomorrow early afternoon.
* 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

$$

TXC199-245-071533-
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734 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake.
* UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 26.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late Thursday 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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