Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1147 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

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

  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Sabine River Near Bon Wier
  Sabine River Near Deweyville
  Neches River Near Town Bluff

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1147 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Bon Wier.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:15 AM Sunday the stage was 34.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 35.2 feet by
  Tuesday 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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1147 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:45 AM Sunday the stage was 24.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 27.3 feet by
  Thursday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact...At stages near 27.0 feet...Widespread moderate lowland
  flooding will occur. Homes in Deweyville closest to the river are
  flooded. Flooding of homes in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks
  sections will also occur. Low-lying roads and a few homes in
  Southwest Beauregard Parish have some flooding.

&&

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

$$

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1147 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:45 AM Sunday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.5 feet by
  early Wednesday morning 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.

&&

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

$$

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1147 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

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 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 5.0 feet by
  Tuesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Water over lowest portions of
  Goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.

&&

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

$$

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1147 AM CDT SUN MAY 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neches River Near Town Bluff.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:16 AM Sunday the stage was 68.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 64.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 73.0 feet by
  Thursday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 73.0 feet...Flooding expected in the Mont
  Neches, Barlow Lake and Sheffields Ferry communities. Some homes
  may become flooded as well, especially in the Barlow Lake
  community.

&&

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

$$



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