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Flash Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1152 AM CDT Thu Apr 15 2021

.An upper level trof will move across the region tomorrow followed
by a frontal boundary Saturday. These two rounds of showers and
thunderstorms will have the potential to produce heavy rain that
could lead to localized flash flooding.

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-160100-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FF.A.0002.000000T0000Z-210417T1800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Vernon-Rapides-Avoyelles-Beauregard-Allen-Evangeline-St. Landry-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-West Cameron-East Cameron-
Including the cities of Roanoke, Bundick Lake, Topsy, Richard,
Klondike, Grand Chenier, Opelousas, Mansura, Kinder, Pickering,
Johnson Bayou, Branch, Kaplan, Fort Polk, Effie, Burns Point,
Creole, New Iberia, Intracoastal City, Reddell, Oakdale, Patterson,
Cottonport, Grand Lake, Welsh, Ville Platte, Eunice, Jennings, St.
Martinville, Rayne, Simmesport, Slagle, Rutherford Beach, Sulphur,
Meaux, Pineville, Bayou Vista, Lake Charles, Abbeville, St. Landry,
Mamou, Oretta, Fields, Cameron, Crowley, Hathaway, Marksville,
Franklin, Lawtell, Berwick, Morgan City, Breaux Bridge, Alexandria,
Bunkie, Church Point, De Ridder, Forked Island, Lake Arthur, Cade,
Hackberry, Beaver, Centerville, Lafayette, Leesville, and
Stephensville
1152 AM CDT Thu Apr 15 2021

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* Portions of central Louisiana...south central Louisiana...
  southwest Louisiana and west central Louisiana, including the
  following areas, in central Louisiana, Avoyelles, Evangeline,
  Rapides and St. Landry. In south central Louisiana, Iberia,
  Lafayette, Lower St. Martin, St. Mary and Upper St. Martin. In
  southwest Louisiana, Acadia, Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, East
  Cameron, Jefferson Davis, Vermilion and West Cameron. In west
  central Louisiana, Vernon.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* Soils are already at or near saturation in many locations and
  additional rainfall is expected through Saturday afternoon. This
  will result in run off which will cause flooding of low lying
  areas and areas of poor drainage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to
Flash Flooding. Flash Flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION. You
should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should
Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

$$

Jones



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1027 AM CDT Thu Apr 15 2021

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

  Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice

  Bayou Vermilion Near Carencro

  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage

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

  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora

  Bayou Nezpique Near Basile

  Mermentau River Near Mermentau

  Sabine River Near Deweyville

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

  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.


LAC055-097-099-161200-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0129.000000T0000Z-210416T1200Z/
/BVCL1.1.ER.210416T0000Z.210416T0000Z.210416T0000Z.UU/
1027 AM CDT Thu Apr 15 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until tomorrow morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Bayou Vermilion Near Carencro.
* Until Friday morning.
* At 9:15 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 16.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 17.0 feet
  this evening.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet, Roads along Bayou Fuseilier are impassable.
  These include but are not limited to Walnut and Green roads along
  the St. Martin, St. Landry Parish line, as well as Meche Road in
  St. Landry Parish.

&&


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

Bayou Vermilion
Carencro       17.0  16.8  Thu 9 am CDT 16.1  13.6  12.6





&&

LAT...LON 3046 9201 3046 9198 3032 9189 3031 9194
      3028 9193 3026 9200

$$



Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1027 AM CDT Thu Apr 15 2021

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

  Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice

  Bayou Vermilion Near Carencro

  Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage

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

  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora

  Bayou Nezpique Near Basile

  Mermentau River Near Mermentau

  Sabine River Near Deweyville

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

  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov.


LAC055-099-113-161530-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0127.000000T0000Z-210417T1800Z/
/VLSL1.1.ER.210415T1425Z.210416T0000Z.210417T0600Z.NO/
1027 AM CDT Thu Apr 15 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Saturday
afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage.
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 9:15 AM CDT Thursday the stage was 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 10.6 feet
  this evening. It will then fall below flood stage early Saturday
  morning.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet, Minor flooding of Heymann Park off of
  Highway 90 will occur.

&&


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

Vermilion River
Lafayette, Surrey Street Gag 10.0  10.0  Thu 9 am CDT 10.1  9.6   9.0





&&

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

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
420 AM CDT Thu Apr 15 2021

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-160930-
Vernon-Rapides-Avoyelles-Beauregard-Allen-Evangeline-St. Landry-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-West Cameron-East Cameron-
420 AM CDT Thu Apr 15 2021

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CDT TODAY...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central Louisiana, south
central Louisiana, southwest Louisiana and west central Louisiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Flash Flood Watch.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.
Storms will continue into Saturday before ending as a strong cold
front will push drier air in from the northwest. As series of cold
front will keep the region dry through most of next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



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