Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
1146 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas...

  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier
  Sabine River Near Deweyville

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1146 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Sunday evening...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until Sunday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 AM Friday the stage was 6.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday early afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Flood stage. The city dock will
  be under water. Water will cover the lower end of Belleview Front
  Street in Berwick. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger
  river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly
  enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Floodwall gates will be closed
  to protect against higher stages. Vessel traffic will be affected
  by stronger river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be
  strictly enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.

&&

LAT...LON 2997 9124 2980 9110 2939 9113 2951 9154
      2986 9139 2995 9147

$$

LAC019-240645-
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1146 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Wednesday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until Wednesday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 AM Friday the stage was 4.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will tidally fluctuate above flood stage
  between 4 and 5 feet. By Wednesday afternoon tidal fluctuations
  will fall below flood stage.
* 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.

&&

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

$$

LAC019-240645-
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/LCHL1.2.ER.170621T1931Z.170622T1400Z.170625T0142Z.NO/
1146 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until Sunday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Friday the stage was 5.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At stages near 5.5 feet...Access roads including River
  Road in North Lake Charles and Mims Road in Westlake become
  impassable to some vehicles.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...River Road in North Lake
  Charles and Mims Road in Westlake are flooded. Extensive marshland
  flooding will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 4.5 feet...Water covers portions of River
  Road in north Lake Charles.

&&

LAT...LON 3036 9309 3029 9303 3014 9328 3017 9335 3035 9332

$$

LAC011-019-TXC351-361-240645-
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/DWYT2.1.ER.170625T0600Z.170626T0000Z.170627T1500Z.NO/
1146 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* from late Saturday night to Tuesday evening...or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 10:45 AM Friday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by early Sunday morning and
  continue to rise to near 24.3 feet by Monday early afternoon.the
  river will fall below flood stage by late Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 24.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding will
  occur.
* Impact...At stages near 23.0 feet...The river is at bankfull
  stage.

&&

LAT...LON 3057 9363 3011 9364 3011 9378 3031 9381
      3062 9378

$$




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