Rapides County, Louisiana
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Flash Flood Watch
LAZ027-028-030-031-041-042-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
050000-
/O.CON.KLCH.FF.A.0009.000000T0000Z-161205T2100Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
VERNON-RAPIDES-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-
WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-TYLER-HARDIN-JEFFERSON-ORANGE-
NORTHERN JASPER-NORTHERN NEWTON-SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT POLK...PICKERING...LEESVILLE...
SLAGLE...ALEXANDRIA...PINEVILLE...BUNDICK LAKE...DE RIDDER...
FIELDS...ORETTA...OAKDALE...KINDER...LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...
HATHAWAY...JENNINGS...TOPSY...ROANOKE...WELSH...LAKE ARTHUR...
HACKBERRY...JOHNSON BAYOU...GRAND LAKE...KLONDIKE...CAMERON...
CREOLE...GRAND CHENIER...RUTHERFORD BEACH...TOWN BLUFF...FRED...
HILLISTER...IVANHOE...SPURGER...WARREN...WOODVILLE...LUMBERTON...
SILSBEE...BEAUMONT...SABINE PASS...SEA RIM STATE PARK...ORANGE...
VIDOR...BRIDGE CITY...HOLLY SPRINGS...JASPER...KIRBYVILLE...
MAGNOLIA SPRINGS...MT. UNION...ROGANVILLE...BURKEVILLE...
FARRSVILLE...JAMESTOWN...NEWTON...WIERGATE...BLEAKWOOD...CALL...
GIST...BUNA...EVADALE...DEWEYVILLE
320 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN LOUISIANA...ALLEN...BEAUREGARD...
CALCASIEU...EAST CAMERON...JEFFERSON DAVIS...RAPIDES...VERNON
AND WEST CAMERON. IN SOUTHEAST TEXAS...HARDIN...JEFFERSON...
NORTHERN JASPER...NORTHERN NEWTON...ORANGE...SOUTHERN JASPER...
SOUTHERN NEWTON AND TYLER.

* THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON

* AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 5 INCHES OF RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE IN THE
WATCH AREA THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
ARE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS INCLUDE DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE THREATENING
FLASH FLOODING AS WELL AS ELEVATED LEVELS ON AREA RIVERS AND
STREAMS.

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.

&&

$$
Flood Warning
LAC079-050625-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0136.161204T2000Z-000000T0000Z/
/GLML1.1.ER.161204T2000Z.161207T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1025 AM CST SUN DEC 4 2016

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...The Flood Warning
continues for
The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* from this afternoon until further notice...or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 9:45 AM Sunday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by this afternoon
and continue to rise to near 14.5 feet by Wednesday morning.
* 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.
* 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 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

$$

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