RAPIDES County, Louisiana
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Flood Warning
902 PM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.0 feet by
Friday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Some roads upstream from
Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the community of
Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
feet of water over the road and are subject to being closed.
Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.


LAT...LON 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275


Flood Warning
923 PM CDT TUE MAY 26 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon...The Flood
Warning continues for
The Red River Near Alexandria.
* until Thursday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 31.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage after
midnight tomorrow.
* Impact...At stages near 32.0 feet...Flooding of lowland areas near
the river occurs and recreational boating is affected.


LAT...LON 3160 9271 3143 9285 3105 9223 3122 9173
3138 9185 3125 9227


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