Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR Eunice

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

  Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake
  Red River Near Alexandria
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State Park
  Bayou Vermilion Near Carencro
  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage
  Village Creek Near Kountze
  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas..
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau
  Sabine River Near Bon Wier
  Sabine River Near Deweyville
  Neches River Near Town Bluff
  Neches River Near Evadale
  Neches River Near Beaumont

LAC009-079-041603-
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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Red River Near Alexandria.
* from Thursday morning until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 28.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by late Thursday morning and
  continue to rise to near 37.5 feet by Sunday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 37.5 feet...Water reaches top of the rails
  of the Union Pacific railroad bridge at Boyce. Considerable
  backwater flooding will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3160 9271 3143 9285 3105 9223 3122 9173
      3138 9185 3125 9227

$$

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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* from Thursday afternoon until further notice...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by Thursday early afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 12.5 feet by Friday evening.
* 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.

&&

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

$$

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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State
  Park.
* until Sunday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was estimated to be near 5.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise to near 5.5 feet by Wednesday morning. The river will fall
  below flood stage by Saturday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Low spots on South Perkins
  Ferry Road have water on it. Water is over some boat docks on South
  Perkins Ferry Road and over boat ramps at Sam Houston Jones State
  Park. Extensive marshland flooding will occur upstream and
  downstream from the park.

&&

LAT...LON 3032 9329 3030 9332 3028 9331 3028 9323 3032 9323

$$

LAC019-041602-
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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 6.0 feet by
  tomorrow morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Goos Ferry Road becomes
  impassable.

&&

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

$$

LAC019-041602-
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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 4.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 5.5 feet by
  tomorrow morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At stages near 5.5 feet...Access roads including River
  Road in North Lake Charles and Mims Road in Westlake become
  impassable to some vehicles.

&&

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

$$

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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Bon Wier.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 32.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 34.6 feet by
  Saturday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 35.0 feet...Expect several secondary roads
  in the Merryville area near the river to be closed.

&&

LAT...LON 3104 9361 3078 9366 3055 9379 3053 9366
      3082 9350 3104 9348

$$

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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 24.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 25.8 feet by
  Sunday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At stages near 26.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding will
  occur. The lowest homes between Deweyville and the river begin to
  flood, especially in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks sections.
  Low-lying roads and a few homes in Southwestern Beauregard Parish
  have some flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3061 9376 3031 9381 3008 9378 3005 9367
      3044 9364 3057 9363

$$

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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...Flood Warning extended until late Thursday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Bundick Creek At Bundick Lake.
* from Thursday morning to late Thursday night...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 95.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 97.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 97.0 feet...Minor flooding begins around
  the lake, especially the north end of the lake.

&&

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

$$

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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 5.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 5.8 feet through Friday morning
  then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 5.5 feet...A few recreational camps and
  residences are subject to flooding.

&&

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

$$

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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Bayou Vermilion Near Carencro.
* until Thursday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 19.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 18.0 feet...Roads along Bayou Fuseilier
  are impassable. These include but are not limited to Walnut and
  Green roads along the St. Martin, St. Landry Parish line, as well
  as Meche Road in St. Landry Parish.

&&

LAT...LON 3026 9200 3028 9193 3031 9194 3032 9189
      3046 9198 3046 9201

$$

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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Friday afternoon...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage.
* until Friday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.3 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
  Friday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 10.0 feet...Minor flooding of Heymann Park
  off of Highway 90 will occur.

&&
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near the
  river will occur.

LAT...LON 3031 9204 3000 9227 2987 9219 2988 9206
      3022 9190 3031 9191

$$

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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neches River Near Town Bluff.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:31 PM Tuesday the stage was 68.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 68.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 68.0 feet
  by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 65.0 feet...Areas around Barlow Lake and
  Brushy Lake begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3096 9432 3079 9420 3053 9418 3053 9399 3099 9415

$$

TXC199-241-041602-
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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neches River Near Evadale.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 17.2 feet through Saturday.
* Impact...At stages near 17.0 feet...Minor flooding expected with
  the boat ramps at Evadale possibly becoming inaccessible. Flooding
  can be expected in the low-lying areas of the Lakeview community in
  Orange County.

&&

LAT...LON 3053 9414 3053 9402 3022 9406 3022 9416

$$

TXC245-361-041602-
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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neches River Near Beaumont.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 5.9 feet
  by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Beaumont
  Country Club and Colliers Ferry Park can be expected. Also flooding
  in Northwest Orange County south of River Oaks to Bunns Bluff can
  be expected. Water may go over Four Oaks Ranch Road in Northwest
  Orange County.

&&

LAT...LON 3019 9417 3023 9411 3004 9378 2992 9387 2998 9406

$$

TXC199-041510-
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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Village Creek Near Kountze.
* until Wednesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tonight.
* Impact...At stages near 17.0 feet...Water covers low spots on
  Willard Lake Road and Village Creek Road near Lumberton.

&&

LAT...LON 3048 9433 3050 9423 3026 9404 3016 9414 3033 9433

$$

TXC199-245-041602-
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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake.
* until late Friday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 26.0 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
  Friday afternoon.
* 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.

&&

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

$$

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903 PM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The BAYOU DES CANNES NEAR Eunice.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at  4:00 PM Tuesday.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 11.2 feet by Thursday
  morning.

&&

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

$$



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