Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WGUS84 KLCH 271205
FLSLCH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
705 AM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

LAC023-271400-
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CAMERON LA-
705 AM CDT WED JUL 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN CAMERON PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 900 AM CDT

* AT 703 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN CAUSING URBAN
  AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. 3-5 INCHES OF
  RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CAMERON...GRAND CHENIER...CREOLE...HOLLY BEACH...GIBBSTOWN AND
  RUTHERFORD BEACH.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE FOR MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY. RIVER BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME
UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE.

&&

LAT...LON 2977 9315 2977 9334 2979 9332 2980 9335
      2977 9335 2977 9346 2985 9349 2986 9344
      2982 9339 2982 9335 2981 9335 2984 9333
      2988 9337 2988 9335 2984 9332 2984 9328
      2985 9324 2991 9324 3003 9265 2971 9293

$$

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