« View county listFlood Warning
715 PM CST THU JAN 19 2017
The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO TUESDAY AFTERNOON...or until the warning is
* At 6:45 PM Thursday the stage was 11.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by late tonight
and continue to rise to near 12.5 feet by early Monday morning.
The river will fall below flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...When the river is rising and
the gauge reading is forecast to reach 12 feet or higher. Roads
upstream from Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the
community of Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have
water on them and are subject to being closed. Also, flooding of
forested areas near the river will occur.
LAT...LON 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275