Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1022 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

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ORANGE TX-HARDIN TX-JASPER TX-
1022 AM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  EAST CENTRAL HARDIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 415 PM CDT WEDNESDAY

* AT 1015 AM CDT...REPORTING GAUGES INDICATE INDICATED MINOR
  FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE NECHES RIVER FROM NEAR WEISS BLUFF TO
  THE SALTWATER BARRIER. THE WATER LEVELS THIS MORNING ARE ESTIMATED
  TO BE NEAR 13.4 FEET AND THE LATEST READING AT THE SALTWATER
  BARRIER IS 3.8 FEET. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO HOLD NEARLY STEADY
  FOR THE NEXT DAY OR TWO.

THESE WATER LEVELS WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE ADDITIONAL FLOODING TO
LOW LYING COMMUNITIES ALONG THE RIVER IN NORTHWEST ORANGE COUNTY
FROM AROUND LAKE VIEW TO THE SALTWATER BARRIER THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  LAKEVIEW AND WEISS BLUFF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.

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LAT...LON 3033 9407 3017 9408 3014 9410 3016 9412
      3017 9412 3017 9413 3018 9414 3033 9414

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