Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
316 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

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Jefferson Davis LA-Evangeline LA-Acadia LA-Allen LA-
316 PM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Jefferson Davis Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Southern Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northwestern Acadia Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Southeastern Allen Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* Until 915 PM CDT Sunday

* At 308 PM CDT, flooding continues across the area from Reddell and
  Mamou to Basile to Roanoke and Welsh. Seven to ten inches of rain
  fell across the area overnight into early this morning. Gauges
  along area bayous continue to indicate water levels slowly rising
  or near crest, but floodwaters should begin to slowly recede
  through the afternoon

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Jennings, Ville Platte, Mamou, Welsh, Lake Arthur, Basile, Elton,
  Duralde, Pine Island, Thornwell, Reddell, Bond, Roanoke, Lacassine
  and Hathaway.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 3073 9221 3059 9237 3045 9257 3019 9263
      3006 9270 3008 9284 3013 9290 3014 9289
      3016 9290 3016 9294 3018 9297 3040 9288
      3080 9263

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