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Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
813 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019

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

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
  Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
  West Baton Rouge Parishes

  Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension 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.

&&

LAC033-121-250712-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-190807T1800Z/
/BTRL1.3.ER.190106T1052Z.190617T0000Z.190807T1200Z.NO/
813 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* Until Wednesday August 07.
* At  7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 40.2 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Wednesday August 7.
* Impact...At 40.0 feet...The grounds of the older part of Louisiana
  State University`s campus become soggy. This includes the area
  around the Veterinary Medicine building, the Veterinary Medicine
  Annex, the stadium and ball fields. The city of Baton Rouge and the
  main LSU campus are protected by levees at this level.
* Impact...At 38.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
  river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
  safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
  river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
  safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...River islands from Red River Landing
  downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9113 3032 9130 3071 9159 3074 9130






$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
813 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019

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

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
  Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
  West Baton Rouge Parishes

  Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension 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.

&&

LAC005-250712-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-190729T1800Z/
/DONL1.2.ER.000000T0000Z.190717T2300Z.190729T1200Z.NO/
813 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville.
* Until Monday July 29.
* At  7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 28.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Monday July 29.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Navigation becomes difficult for smaller
  river craft. Safety precautions for river traffic are urged.

&&

LAT...LON 3009 9079 3001 9087 3032 9130 3035 9113






$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
813 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019

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

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
  Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
  West Baton Rouge Parishes

  Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension 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.

&&

LAC033-077-125-250712-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0070.000000T0000Z-190818T0000Z/
/RRLL1.2.ER.181215T2215Z.190317T1000Z.190817T1800Z.NR/
813 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* Until Saturday August 17.
* At  7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 57.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday August 17.
* Impact...At 54.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
  farm land.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Access roads will be inundated and
  evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
  people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
  the levees must be complete.
* Impact...At 46.0 feet...River traffic will become dangerous. A levee
  crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
  Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
  recommended.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
  Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
  evacuation of the island is recommended.


&&

LAT...LON 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153






$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
812 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019



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

  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
  Wilkinson Counties/Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Mississippi River forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred
and that which is forecast to occur over the next 48 hours.

Additional information is available at:
https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=JAN

The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.

&&

LAC029-MSC001-157-250711-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0133.000000T0000Z-190808T0600Z/
/NTZM6.3.ER.190104T1524Z.190615T1100Z.190807T1800Z.NO/
812 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until Thursday August 08.
* At  7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 54.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage Wednesday August 07.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Wed   Thu   Fri Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  54.1 Tue 07 PM  53.9  53.4  52.8


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
751 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019

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

  Sabine River Near Deweyville

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

  Bayou Nezpique Near Basile

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau

LAC099-101-241451-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MCGL1.2.ER.190112T1424Z.190713T2300Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
751 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 7.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 7.5 feet by after
  midnight tomorrow. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* 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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
751 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019

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

  Sabine River Near Deweyville

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

  Bayou Nezpique Near Basile

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana..
  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
  Mermentau River Near Mermentau

LAC001-053-113-241451-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0130.000000T0000Z-190728T0000Z/
/MRML1.1.ER.190718T2130Z.190722T0445Z.190727T1200Z.NO/
751 PM CDT Tue Jul 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mermentau River Near Mermentau.
* until Saturday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 4.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday morning.
* 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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