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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1109 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015


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

  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
  Wilkinson Counties/Parishes


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur.

Additional information is available at:
http://ahps.srh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

The next regularly scheduled update is expected tonight between 8 and
10 PM.

&&

LAC029-MSC001-157-052209-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-150808T1500Z/
/NTZM6.2.ER.150701T2235Z.150727T1500Z.150808T0000Z.NO/
1109 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Saturday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until Saturday morning.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 51.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage by Friday evening.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Wed   Thu   Fri Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  51.5 Tue 10 AM  51.0  50.1  48.7 Blo FS FRI PM

&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
1108 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and West
Baton Rouge Parishes

The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension Parish

The Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC033-077-125-052208-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0042.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/RRLL1.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150726T0900Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1108 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 55.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has already crested and is expected to fall to
  around 50.6 feet by Saturday August 9th.
* Impact...At 54.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
  farm land.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom farm land will be under water.


&&

LAT...LON 3103 9153 3102 9170 3071 9159 3074 9137




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
1108 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and West
Baton Rouge Parishes

The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension Parish

The Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC033-121-052208-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-150809T0200Z/
/BTRL1.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150729T0900Z.150808T2000Z.NO/
1108 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* until Saturday evening.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 37.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has already crested and is expected to fall
  below flood stage by Saturday afternoon August 8th.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
  river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
  safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...River islands from Red River Landing
  downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.

&&

LAT...LON 3074 9130 3071 9159 3032 9130 3035 9113




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
1108 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

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

The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and West
Baton Rouge Parishes

The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension Parish

The Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC005-052208-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-150806T0000Z/
/DONL1.1.ER.150715T2120Z.150729T2200Z.150805T1800Z.NO/
1108 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville.
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 27.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has already crested and is expected to fall
  below flood stage by Wednesday evening August 5th.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Navigation becomes difficult for smaller
  river craft. Safety precautions for river traffic are urged.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9113 3032 9130 3001 9087 3009 9079




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1108 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City

LAC099-101-050608-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0074.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MCGL1.1.ER.150715T1500Z.150803T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1108 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will slowly fall to near 6.0 feet by Sunday.
* 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.

&&

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

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
446 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

LAZ059-065>067-042215-
UPPER LAFOURCHE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-UPPER TERREBONNE-LOWER TERREBONNE-
446 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT CENTRAL LAFOURCHE AND
NORTHEASTERN TERREBONNE PARISHES...

AT 446 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS NEAR HOUMA...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
HOUMA...MONTEGUT...CHAUVIN...BAYOU CANE AND DULAC.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

LAT...LON 2948 9081 2964 9072 2958 9045 2934 9058
TIME...MOT...LOC 2146Z 295DEG 8KT 2954 9069
$$

11


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
148 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-050700-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-
WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-WEST BATON ROUGE-
EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-ST. JAMES-
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-
ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
148 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY
THIS EVENING...MAINLY TO THE SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 10. NO WIDESPREAD
SEVERE WEATHER IS EXPECTED...BUT A FEW STRONG STORMS COULD PRODUCE
GUSTY WINDS...FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY HEAVY
DOWNPOURS.

HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 100 AND 105 DEGREES
ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY SHOULD INCREASE TO SCATTERED COVERAGE OVER
SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA AND SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI WEDNESDAY THROUGH
MONDAY. A FEW STRONG STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY WITH THE
MAIN HAZARDS BEING CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING...STRONG GUSTY
WINDS...AND LOCALLY HEAVY DOWNPOURS.

HEAT INDEX VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 105 AND 110 DEGREES
SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY. HEAT ADVISORIES MAY BE NECESSARY OVER THE
WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1204 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-051100-
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
COLUMBIA-UNION-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-DE SOTO-
RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE-NATCHITOCHES-WINN-
GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-MCCURTAIN-BOWIE-FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-
MORRIS-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-HARRISON-CHEROKEE-RUSK-
PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-
1204 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ARKANSAS...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...EAST TEXAS AND
NORTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT
OVER SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS NORTH OF INTERSTATE
30 AS AN UPPER DISTURBANCE MOVES OVERHEAD. FARTHER
SOUTH...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE DURING PEAK
AFTERNOON HEATING ACROSS DEEP EAST TEXAS EASTWARD INTO CENTRAL
LOUISIANA. HOWEVER...ORGANIZED HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED
AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO BE NEAR 100 DEGREES THROUGHOUT THE
WEEK WITH HUMIDITY LEVELS EXPECTED TO INCREASE AS WELL WITH THE
RETURN OF SOUTHERLY WINDS. THESE TEMPERATURES...WHEN COMBINED WITH
THE HIGHER HUMIDITY...WILL RESULT IN HEAT INDEX VALUES RANGING
FROM 100 TO 105 DEGREES OR HIGHER THROUGHOUT THE NEXT WEEK OR SO.

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO
BE POSSIBLE DURING PEAK AFTERNOON HEATING MAINLY ACROSS SOUTHEAST
OKLAHOMA...PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND NORTHERN LOUISIANA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS AND STORM SPOTTERS IS NOT ANTICIPATED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

09


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
434 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

ARZ061-072-073-LAZ006-014-019>022-042345-
NEVADA-COLUMBIA-UNION-OUACHITA-WINN-GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESCOTT...MAGNOLIA...EL DORADO...
FARMERVILLE...BERNICE...MONROE...WINNFIELD...COLFAX...
MONTGOMERY...DRY PRONG...CLARKS...GRAYSON...COLUMBIA...JENA...
MIDWAY...OLLA
434 PM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.NOW...
LIGHT SHOWERS ARE DEVELOPING AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH
ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST LOUISIANA. RAINFALL
AMOUNTS LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH CAN BE EXPECTED.

$$

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