Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1014 AM CDT Mon Jul 15 2019

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Southeastern Rapides Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northern Jefferson Davis Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Beauregard Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northwestern Acadia Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Central Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
  Avoyelles Parish in central Louisiana...
  Northern St. Landry Parish in central Louisiana...
  Allen Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* Until 245 PM CDT.

* At 1011 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. 6 to 12 inches of rain have
  fallen with isolated spots to 17 inches. Flash flooding is
  occurring or expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Lake Charles, Sulphur, Opelousas, Eunice, Oakdale, Ville Platte,
  Marksville, Westlake, Bunkie, Mamou, Kinder, Simmesport, Basile,
  Oberlin, Elton, Merryville, Moreauville, Cheneyville, Elizabeth and
  Turkey Creek.

Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches with isolated
additional rainfall amounts of 6 inches are possible in the warned
area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.

&&

LAT...LON 3119 9168 3114 9172 3105 9172 3098 9180
      3086 9182 3072 9175 3034 9243 3047 9255
      3021 9320 3023 9369 3058 9369 3084 9354
      3088 9283 3091 9282 3095 9251 3127 9200
      3122 9199 3123 9192 3127 9195 3130 9191

$$

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