Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Whisky Chitto Creek Near Mittie

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

  Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice
  Calcasieu River Near Oberlin
  Calcasieu River Near Kinder
  West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State Park
  Bayou Nezpique Near Basile
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau
  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas..
  Atchafalaya River Above Butte La Rose
  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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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

...Flood Warning extended until late Thursday night...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Oberlin.
* until late Thursday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 17.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Thursday early afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 15.0 feet...Moderate flooding will occur
  with several access roads to the river flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3078 9267 3058 9277 3058 9289 3071 9283 3077 9273

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Kinder.
* until Saturday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 19.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.5 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 19.5 feet...Lowland sections of Old Pump
  Road, Kinder Cemetery Road, and Nevils Bluff Road begin to flood.
* Impact...At stages near 18.0 feet...If gage reading at Kinder
  reaches 18 feet, flooding begins to cut off some of the roads
  around Topsy in Northwest Jefferson Davis Parish.

&&

LAT...LON 3059 9277 3045 9293 3033 9309 3035 9318 3058 9290

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

...Flood Warning extended until late Sunday night...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State
  Park.
* until late Sunday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 8.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Forecast...The River is forecast to crest near 9 Feet this afternoon before
  a slow fall begins Wednesday or Thursday.
* Impact...At stages near 8.5 feet...Water levels are near those
  reached during the storm surge from Hurricane Rita in 2005. Cypress
  Lake Drive is impassable and water is up to a few homes along the
  road. Portions of Sam Houston Park are under water.
* Impact...At stages near 8.0 feet...Upstream from Sam Houston Jones
  State Park, water across low spots of Cypress Lake Drive.
* Impact...At stages near 6.5 feet...Portions of South Perkins Ferry
  Road become impassable. Recreational areas in Sam Houston Jones
  State Park are under water, including the playground and campsites
  nearest the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3032 9323 3028 9323 3028 9331 3030 9332 3032 9329

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 8.0 feet by
  Thursday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 8.0 feet...Extensive flooding with water
  in several homes and camps.
* Impact...At stages near 7.0 feet...Lower end of Pickrel Lane near
  the river begins to flood. Goos Ferry Road is impassable. Closure
  of the Calcasieu River to recreational boat traffic is likely from
  the Saltwater Barrier to the parish line.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Goos Ferry Road becomes
  impassable. Calcasieu River from the Saltwater Barrier to the
  parish line may be closed to recreational boat traffic.

&&

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

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 4.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 6.0 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon. Additional rises may be possible
  thereafter.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Significant flooding of
  numerous recreational camps and homes will occur. River Road and
  much of Mims Road are impassable.
* 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. In addition flooding of roads along
  the West Fork of the Calcasieu can be expected. Including South
  Perkins Ferry Road.
* 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

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice.
* until Thursday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 17.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.0 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday morning.
* 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

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Atchafalaya River Above Butte La Rose.
* from this evening to Wednesday afternoon...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 19.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage this
  evening.
* Impact...At stages near 20.0 feet...Minor flooding begins.


&&

LAT...LON 2995 9155 3056 9189 3056 9166 3021 9142 2997 9126

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 8.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 8.5 feet by
  Friday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 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.
* Impact...At stages near 7.0 feet...Buildings at the foot of Ann
  Street on the river side of the flood wall will flood as water
  overtops the Rio Oil Company dock. Buildings on the river side of
  the Berwick floodwall will flood. River traffic restrictions will
  be strictly enforced. In addition, backwater flooding could
  potentially impact portions areas around Lake Palourde and
  Stephensville.


&&

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

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Bayou Nezpique Near Basile.
* from this afternoon to Thursday evening...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 20.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 23.0 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.the
  river will fall below flood stage by late Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 22.0 feet...Minor agricultural flood
  damage will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3062 9250 3022 9256 3022 9267 3046 9269 3061 9262

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* until late Saturday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 3.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
  continue to rise to near 4.5 feet by Thursday morning.the river
  will fall below flood stage by Saturday early afternoon.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding near the
  river will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3024 9255 3019 9254 3004 9260 3004 9276 3025 9266

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage.
* until Thursday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 10.0 feet...Minor flooding of Heymann Park
  off of Highway 90 will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3031 9191 3022 9190 2988 9206 2987 9219
      3000 9227 3031 9204

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 24.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.1 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 24.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding will
  occur.


&&

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

$$

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958 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Whisky Chitto Creek Near Mittie.
* At  9:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

&&

LAT...LON 3074 9284 3059 9287 3049 9285 3047 9294
      3061 9299 3075 9294

$$




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