Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1120 AM CDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ON THE RED RIVER AT PECAN POINT NORTH OF DEKALB TEXAS...THE 8 AM
SATURDAY STAGE WAS 31 FEET. THE RIVER CRESTED NEAR 32.44 FEET ON
JUNE 25...2015. THIS CREST WAS TWO AND A HALF FEET LOWER THAN THAT
OF JUNE 2 WHEN THE RIVER CRESTED AT 35.0 FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 24
FEET. MAJOR FLOODING OCCURRING AND FORECAST. ADDITIONAL RISES
REMAIN POSSIBLE.

AT THE INDEX BRIDGE NORTH OF TEXARKANA...THE 8 AM SATURDAY STAGE
WAS 26.5 FEET. THE RIVER CRESTED THIS MORNING. THIS CREST IS 5
FEET LOWER THAN THAT OF JUNE 4 WHEN THE RIVER CRESTED AT 31.4
FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 25 FEET. MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND
MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD
STAGE BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

AT FULTON ARKANSAS...THE 8 AM SATURDAY STAGE WAS 24.9 FEET. THE
RIVER WILL RISE AND CREST NEAR 25.6 FEET BY SUNDAY MORNING. THIS
FLOODING WILL BE OVER SIX FEET LOWER THAN THAT OF JUNE 5 WHEN THE
RIVER CRESTED AT 32.1 FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 27 FEET. NO FLOODING IS
FORECAST.

AT SHREVEPORT LOUISIANA...THE 8 AM SATURDAY STAGE WAS 29.3 FEET.
THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATER TODAY OR TONIGHT WITH
MINOR FLOODING AND RISE TO MODERATE FLOODING MONDAY JUNE 29...THEN
CREST NEAR 32.5 FEET BY WEDNESDAY MORNING JULY 1. THIS CREST WILL
BE 4.5 FEET LOWER THAN THAT OF JUNE 9 WHEN THE RIVER CRESTED AT
37.1 FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 30 FEET.

AT COUSHATTA LOUISIANA...THE 8 AM SATURDAY STAGE WAS 30.1 FEET.
THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATER TODAY AND CREST NEAR
35.0 FEET WITH MODERATE FLOODING BY THURSDAY JULY 2. THIS CREST
WILL BE SOME FOUR FEET LOWER THAN THAT OF JUNE 11 WHEN THE RIVER
CRESTED AT 38.8 FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 31 FEET.

AT GRAND ECORE LOUISIANA...THE 8 AM SATURDAY STAGE WAS 33.8 FEET.
MINOR FLOODING IS ONGOING AND THE RIVER WILL RISE TO MODERATE
FLOODING LATE SUNDAY JUN 28 AND CREST NEAR 39.0 FEET BY FRIDAY
JULY 3. THIS CREST WILL BE THREE FEET LOWER THAN THAT OF JUNE 13
WHEN THE RIVER CRESTED AT 42 FEET. FLOOD STAGE IS 33 FEET.
ADDITIONAL RISES REMAIN POSSIBLE.


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