Flood Statement
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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WGUS84 KLIX 201505
FLSLIX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
1005 AM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

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

  Intracoastal Waterway At Bayou Sorrel Lock affecting Iberville
  Parish

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 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.

&&

LAC047-212105-
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/BSRL1.1.ER.190308T1237Z.190316T1045Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1005 AM CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Intracoastal Waterway At Bayou Sorrel Lock.
* Until further notice.
* At  9:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 13.1 feet for the next several
  days.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...On the Floodway Side (FWS) of the protection
  levee, recreational activity and navigation on Grand River and the
  Atchafalaya River main channel may be curtailed because of
  increased flow.

&&

LAT...LON 3018 9128 3006 9127 3006 9132 3017 9137 3029 9135 3029 9131

$$



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