Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1116 AM CDT Fri Jun 5 2020

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

  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City

LAC099-101-061630-
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/MCGL1.2.ET.000000T0000Z.200608T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1116 AM CDT Fri Jun 5 2020

...The Flood Warning remains in effect...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM CDT Friday the stage was 6.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
  This approaches the flood of record.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
  at 10:00 AM CDT Friday was 6.1 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 9.5 feet
  early Monday morning in the form of a surge as Tropical Storm
  Cristobal makes land fall.
* Impact...At 9.0 feet, Structures on the river side of protection
  walls in Morgan City and Berwick will be under water. River
  traffic restrictions will be strictly enforced.

&&


                 Fld   Observed        Forecasts (1 pm)
Location         Stg   Stg   Day/Time  Sat   Sun   Mon

Atchafalaya River
Morgan City      6.0   6.1   Fri 10 am 6.1   6.3   6.4





&&

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

$$

Mogged



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