Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
654 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

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

  Calcasieu River Near Kinder
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora

LAC079-101454-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0136.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/GLML1.1.ER.161205T2020Z.161211T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
654 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:45 PM Friday the stage was 13.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.0 feet by
  tomorrow evening then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Some roads upstream from
  Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the community of
  Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
  feet of water over the road and are subject to being closed.
  Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.
* 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

$$

LAC003-053-101453-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0141.000000T0000Z-161211T0000Z/
/KDRL1.1.ER.161207T1000Z.161208T2000Z.161210T1200Z.NO/
654 PM CST FRI DEC 9 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Kinder.
* UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Friday the stage was 16.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Flooding of wooded areas near
  the river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3058 9290 3035 9318 3033 9309 3045 9293 3059 9277

$$




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