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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
838 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

LAC001-003-009-019-039-053-097-301945-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FA.W.0006.170430T1338Z-170430T1945Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Jefferson Davis LA-Evangeline LA-Acadia LA-Calcasieu LA-Avoyelles LA-
St. Landry LA-Allen LA-
838 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Jefferson Davis Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northwestern Acadia Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Southeastern Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Southwestern Avoyelles Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northwestern St. Landry Parish in central Louisiana...
  Eastern Allen Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* Until 245 PM CDT Sunday

* At 837 AM CDT, the public reported flooding across portions of
  Evangeline and Acadia Parishes. Seven to ten inches of rain have
  fallen across the area overnight. Area stream gages indicate water
  levels continue to rise with water levels expected to crest within
  the next few hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Eunice, Jennings, Oakdale, Ville Platte, Mamou, Welsh, Lake Arthur,
  Basile, Oberlin, Iota, Elton, Mermentau, Turkey Creek, Hayes,
  Evangeline, Pine Prairie, Chataignier, Bayou Chicot, Indian Lake
  and Duralde.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 3096 9233 3097 9228 3091 9225 3091 9214
      3079 9221 3077 9217 3068 9217 3065 9220
      3057 9221 3057 9226 3054 9226 3054 9236
      3009 9262 3005 9270 3004 9307 3090 9262
      3090 9250 3091 9248 3095 9248 3100 9239

$$

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
529 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

...The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Louisiana...

  Bayou Des Cannes NEAR Eunice
  Bayou Nezpique Near Basile

LAC001-039-097-010029-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0048.170430T1323Z-170501T1200Z/
/BDCL1.1.ER.170430T1323Z.170430T1800Z.170501T0600Z.UU/
529 AM CDT Sun Apr 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Bayou Des Cannes NEAR Eunice.
* until Monday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:00 AM Sunday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by this morning and continue to
  rise to near 17.0 feet by this afternoon. the river will fall below
  flood stage by after midnight tomorrow.
* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Minor flooding begins along
  the bayou with a few structures right along the bayou threatened.

&&

LAT...LON 3057 9240 3056 9235 3019 9256 3022 9260
      3045 9257

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
933 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017




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

  Mississippi River Near Arkansas City affecting Chicot...Desha...
  Bolivar and Washington Counties
  Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East Carroll...
  Issaquena and Washington Counties
  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. Routine 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.

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

&&

LAC029-MSC001-157-010833-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0031.170506T0224Z-170523T2100Z/
/NTZM6.2.ER.170506T0224Z.170517T1200Z.170523T0900Z.NO/
933 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday May 23...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* from Friday evening to Tuesday May 23.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 40.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Friday May 05 and
  will continue to rise to near 52.0 feet  Wednesday May 17.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in old downtown
  area of Fort Adams.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Carthage Point Road becomes impassable.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  40.8 Sat 09 PM  41.1  41.9  42.9  52.0 01 PM 05/17


&&


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



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