Vermilion Parish County, Louisiana
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Flood Advisory
LAC001-009-039-045-055-097-099-113-271615-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FA.Y.0048.150527T1311Z-150527T1615Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
IBERIA LA-VERMILION LA-ST. LANDRY LA-EVANGELINE LA-AVOYELLES LA-
ST. MARTIN LA-LAFAYETTE LA-ACADIA LA-
811 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
NORTHWESTERN IBERIA PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
NORTHERN VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
ST. LANDRY PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
SOUTHEASTERN EVANGELINE PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
AVOYELLES PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
NORTHWESTERN ST. MARTIN PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
LAFAYETTE PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
ACADIA PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1115 AM CDT

* AT 810 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
LAFAYETTE...NEW IBERIA...OPELOUSAS...CROWLEY...ABBEVILLE...
CATAHOULA...EUNICE...SCOTT...BREAUX BRIDGE...RAYNE...CARENCRO...
VILLE PLATTE...ST. MARTINVILLE...MARKSVILLE...KAPLAN...CHURCH
POINT...SIMMESPORT...IOTA...GUEYDAN AND KROTZ SPRINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 3129 9189 3119 9168 3114 9172 3104 9173
3098 9180 3086 9182 3071 9173 3050 9175
3050 9170 3044 9164 3030 9162 2983 9177
2991 9261 3004 9262 3004 9267 3125 9196
3122 9195 3123 9192 3127 9195 3130 9193

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
LAC001-009-023-039-053-097-113-271400-
/O.CON.KLCH.SV.W.0064.000000T0000Z-150527T1400Z/
CAMERON LA-JEFFERSON DAVIS LA-VERMILION LA-ST. LANDRY LA-
EVANGELINE LA-AVOYELLES LA-ACADIA LA-
808 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 AM CDT
FOR EASTERN CAMERON...SOUTHEASTERN JEFFERSON DAVIS...WESTERN
VERMILION...ST. LANDRY...EASTERN EVANGELINE...AVOYELLES AND ACADIA
PARISHES...

AT 807 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND DAMAGING
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60 MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM CHENEYVILLE TO 12 MILES SOUTHEAST OF CAMERON...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 25 MPH.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OPELOUSAS...CROWLEY...EUNICE...JENNINGS...RAYNE...VILLE PLATTE...
MARKSVILLE...KAPLAN...CHURCH POINT...BUNKIE...MAMOU...LAKE ARTHUR...
SIMMESPORT...IOTA...GUEYDAN...MOREAUVILLE...MERMENTAU...PALMETTO...
MORROW AND BORDELONVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN
INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 3122 9199 3123 9192 3129 9190 3123 9179
3120 9169 3105 9172 3098 9180 3086 9180
3086 9182 3080 9180 3032 9211 3021 9225
3015 9229 3014 9222 2957 9258 2976 9311
3097 9225 3096 9221 3102 9222 3133 9203
TIME...MOT...LOC 1307Z 336DEG 20KT 3100 9226 2963 9321

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
LAC045-055-097-099-113-271430-
/O.NEW.KLCH.SV.W.0065.150527T1332Z-150527T1430Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
832 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
NORTHWESTERN IBERIA PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
VERMILION PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
EASTERN ST. LANDRY PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
ST. MARTIN PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
LAFAYETTE PARISH IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 930 AM CDT

* AT 831 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS IN EXCESS OF 60
MPH. THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR
PALMETTO TO NEAR WRIGHT...AND MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH. PENNY SIZE
HAIL MAY ALSO ACCOMPANY THE DAMAGING WINDS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LAFAYETTE...NEW IBERIA...OPELOUSAS...ABBEVILLE...CATAHOULA...
SCOTT...BREAUX BRIDGE...CARENCRO...ST. MARTINVILLE...KAPLAN...KROTZ
SPRINGS...LEONVILLE...ARNAUDVILLE...MELVILLE...PALMETTO...FORKED
ISLAND...PECAN ISLAND...INTRACOASTAL CITY...AVERY ISLAND AND
FRESHWATER CITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE DAMAGING WINDS...DESTRUCTIVE HAIL...
DEADLY LIGHTNING AND VERY HEAVY RAIN. FOR YOUR PROTECTION...MOVE TO
AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS. HEAVY
RAINS FLOOD ROADS QUICKLY SO DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER
COVERS THE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 2957 9258 3006 9246 3007 9237 3029 9214
3044 9218 3044 9220 3075 9197 3072 9174
3050 9175 3017 9147 2975 9187 2982 9182
2975 9220 2970 9210 2961 9211 2961 9194
2956 9196 2960 9204 2953 9228
TIME...MOT...LOC 1331Z 283DEG 33KT 3067 9192 2995 9245

$$

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