Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WGUS84 KLCH 301412
FLSLCH

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
912 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

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Iberia LA-St. Mary LA-Vermilion LA-St. Martin LA-
912 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Iberia Parish in south central Louisiana...
  St. Mary Parish in south central Louisiana...
  Southeastern Vermilion Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Southern St. Martin Parish in south central Louisiana...

* Until noon CDT

* At 907 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated a large area of showers and
  thunderstorms moving across the advisory area. Up to 4 inches of
  rain has already fallen resulting in minor flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  New Iberia, Morgan City, Franklin, Patterson, Jeanerette, Berwick,
  Belle River, Bayou Vista, Cypremort Point, Stephensville, Avery
  Island, Baldwin, Loreauville, Ellerslie, Patterson Memorial
  Airport, Lydia, Sorrel, Amelia, Glencoe and Cote Blanche Island.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected. This additional
rain will maintain minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 2964 9157 2942 9185 2954 9197 2983 9183
      2983 9185 2974 9211 2961 9211 2961 9201
      2960 9207 2959 9204 2958 9205 2956 9229
      3028 9160 2980 9109 2962 9109 2955 9128
      2933 9135

$$

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