Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1029 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

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

  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

LAC079-301729-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0100.160531T0600Z-160601T0000Z/
/GLML1.1.ER.160531T0600Z.160531T0600Z.160531T1800Z.NO/
1029 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* from late Monday night to Tuesday evening...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  9:45 PM Sunday the stage was 8.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage early
  Tuesday morning.
* 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.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...When the river is falling and
  the gauge reading is forecast to be near 12 feet, flooding of
  forested areas near the river will occur.

&&

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

$$

LAC019-301728-
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/OTBL1.1.ER.160528T0308Z.160531T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1029 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 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 Sunday the stage was 3.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by late this morning and continue
  to rise to near 4.5 feet by tomorrow evening. additional rises are
  possible thereafter.
* 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.
* Impact...At stages near 3.5 feet...Ponding of water on low spots
  along Goos Ferry Road will occur.

&&

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

$$

LAC019-301728-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0102.000000T0000Z-160602T0000Z/
/LCHL1.1.ER.160528T1853Z.000000T0000Z.160601T1200Z.NO/
1029 PM CDT SUN MAY 29 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until Wednesday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 2.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* 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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