Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
930 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

LAC045-099-101-221730-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Iberia LA-St. Mary LA-St. Martin LA-
930 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Northwestern Iberia Parish in south central Louisiana...
  Northwestern St. Mary Parish in south central Louisiana...
  Central St. Martin Parish in south central Louisiana...

* Until 1230 PM CDT

* At 929 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain which will cause flooding. Six to eight inches of rain
  have fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  New Iberia, Franklin, Jeanerette, Baldwin, Loreauville, Sorrel,
  Glencoe, Lydia, Lake Fausse Pointe, Charenton and Weeks Island.

Additional rainfall amounts of one to three inches are possible in
the warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 2982 9154 2976 9162 2976 9170 2975 9175
      2977 9184 2979 9186 2980 9185 2980 9184
      2978 9183 2982 9182 2983 9188 2986 9188
      3007 9182 3018 9170 3017 9156 2998 9144

$$

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