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Coastal Flood Advisory
LAZ041-052>054-073-074-TXZ215-216-301800-
/O.CON.KLCH.CF.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160501T0000Z/
CALCASIEU-VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-
JEFFERSON-ORANGE-
421 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* COASTAL FLOODING...TIDE LEVELS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 3.0 AND 4.0
MLLW.

* TIMING...THROUGH TODAY.

* IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING WITH WATER IN LOW SPOTS ON AREA ROADS
NEAR SABINE PASS...CAMERON...HACKBERRY...INTRACOASTAL CITY...
DELCAMBRE...CYPREMORT POINT...FRANKLIN...AND MORGAN CITY.

MINOR FLOODING WITH WATER ACROSS ROADS NEAR SABINE LAKE...
CALCASIEU LAKE AND ALONG THE LOWER CALCASIEU RIVER SOUTH OF THE
SALTWATER BARRIER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

$$

Flash Flood Warning
LAC019-301645-
/O.CON.KLCH.FF.W.0035.000000T0000Z-160430T1645Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CALCASIEU LA-
909 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1145 AM CDT FOR
CENTRAL CALCASIEU PARISH...

AT 904 AM CDT...THE PUBLIC REPORTED FLOODING FROM HEAVY RAINFALL IN
SULPHUR AND LAKE CHARLES. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY
FALLEN IN THE PAST HOUR. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURING ACROSS
THE AREA. PLEASE DELAY TRAVEL UNTIL IT IS SAFE TO TRAVEL.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...WESTLAKE...MOSS BLUFF...LAKE CHARLES REGIONAL
AIRPORT...GILLIS...HOLMWOOD...BUHLER...CARLYSS AND LEBLEU SETTLEMENT.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO THREE INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN
THE WARNED AREA ESPECIALLY TO THE EAST OF LAKE CHARLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PLEASE DELAY TRAVEL FOR AN HOUR OR TWO. ONCE THE RAINFALL RATES
SUBSIDE...THE WATER WILL DRAIN RATHER QUICKLY.

&&

LAT...LON 3006 9361 3039 9338 3038 9303 3008 9303

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Flash Flood Watch
LAZ041-301800-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FF.A.0005.160430T0908Z-160501T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CALCASIEU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR
408 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR

* A PORTION OF SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
AREA...CALCASIEU.

* THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TWO TO FIVE INCHES IS POSSIBLE IN THE WATCH
AREA...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* PRIMARY IMPACTS WILL BE FLASH FLOODING OF LOW LYING LOCATIONS
ESPECIALLY IN URBAN AREAS WITH POOR DRAINAGE OR ALONG LOW
LYING RURAL ROADS. FLOODING OF STREAMS...CREEKS AND BAYOUS CAN
BE EXPECTED.

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 Advisory
LAC011-019-115-TXC241-351-361-301515-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FA.Y.0029.160430T1218Z-160430T1515Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
VERNON LA-BEAUREGARD LA-CALCASIEU LA-ORANGE TX-JASPER TX-NEWTON TX-
718 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
SOUTHWESTERN VERNON PARISH IN WEST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
WESTERN BEAUREGARD PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
NORTHWESTERN CALCASIEU PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
NORTHERN ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
EASTERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
NEWTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1015 AM CDT

* AT 717 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.
RADAR ESTIMATES THAT ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY
FALLEN...AND INTENSE RAIN RATES UP TO 5 INCHES PER HOUR CAN BE
EXPECTED WITH THE HEAVIEST STORMS AS THEY MOVE SLOWLY EAST.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
NEWTON...KIRBYVILLE...MERRYVILLE...DEWEYVILLE...BON WEIR...
STARKS...BUNA...BURKEVILLE...FIELDS...EVADALE...CALL...TOLEDO BEND
DAM... MAURICEVILLE...PINE
FOREST...LAKEVIEW...ROGANVILLE...GIST...MAYFLOWER AND OLD SALEM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

&&

LAT...LON 3066 9350 3015 9366 3016 9412 3020 9409
3022 9412 3103 9390 3116 9391 3118 9362
3117 9358 3120 9355 3121 9350

$$

Flood Advisory
LAC019-301615-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FA.Y.0030.160430T1313Z-160430T1615Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CALCASIEU LA-
813 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
CENTRAL CALCASIEU PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1115 AM CDT

* AT 812 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...WESTLAKE...MOSS BLUFF...LAKE CHARLES REGIONAL
AIRPORT...GILLIS...BUHLER...CARLYSS AND EDGERLY.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO THREE INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE
AREA. THIS RAIN WILL CAUSE FLOODING IN URBAN AND POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3004 9313 3005 9313 3005 9329 3006 9356
3040 9352 3040 9313 3004 9308

$$

Flood Advisory
LAC011-019-301645-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FA.Y.0031.160430T1352Z-160430T1645Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BEAUREGARD LA-CALCASIEU LA-
852 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
BEAUREGARD PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
NORTH CENTRAL CALCASIEU PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1145 AM CDT

* AT 851 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE
ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
RAGLEY...DE RIDDER...SINGER...DE QUINCY...DERIDDER...DEQUINCY...TULLA...
LONGVILLE AND ORETTA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3087 9310 3060 9312 3060 9313 3040 9313
3040 9357 3086 9348 3087 9346

$$

Flood Advisory
LAC019-053-301730-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FA.Y.0032.160430T1428Z-160430T1730Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
JEFFERSON DAVIS LA-CALCASIEU LA-
928 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
SOUTHEASTERN CALCASIEU PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...

* UNTIL 1230 PM CDT

* AT 927 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS OVER EASTERN CALCASIEU AND WESTEREN JEFFERSON DAVIS
PARISHES. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
JENNINGS...WELSH...IOWA...LAKE ARTHUR...FENTON...HAYES...BULLER...
THORNWELL...PINE ISLAND...LACASSINE...BELL CITY...HATHAWAY AND ROANOKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

&&

LAT...LON 3044 9303 3044 9261 3039 9261 3038 9263
3034 9262 3032 9263 3028 9262 3026 9263
3022 9262 3015 9262 3014 9263 3009 9262
3009 9263 3007 9264 3008 9265 3004 9271
3004 9303

$$

Flood Warning
LAC019-010444-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0051.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/OTBL1.1.WT.160428T2200Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
944 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 5:00 AM Saturday the stage was 3.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by this morning and continue to
rise to near 5.2 feet by tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Water over lowest portions of
Goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3030 9329 3019 9321 3025 9308 3031 9303 3038 9314

$$

Flood Warning
LAC019-010443-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0068.160430T1555Z-000000T0000Z/
/LCHL1.1.ER.160430T1555Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
944 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...The Flood Warning
continues for
The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 AM Saturday the stage was 3.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by late this morning and continue
to rise to near 5.0 feet by this evening. additional rises are
possible thereafter.
* Impact...At stages near 5.5 feet...Access roads including River
Road in North Lake Charles and Mims Road in Westlake become
impassable to some vehicles.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...River Road in North Lake
Charles and Mims Road in Westlake are flooded. Extensive marshland
flooding will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9332 3017 9335 3014 9328 3029 9303 3036 9309

$$

Flood Warning
LAC011-019-TXC351-361-010443-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0054.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DWYT2.1.ER.160419T1205Z.160503T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
944 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 AM Saturday the stage was 24.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 25.5 feet by
early Wednesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 26.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding will
occur. The lowest homes between Deweyville and the river begin to
flood, especially in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks sections.
Low-lying roads and a few homes in Southwestern Beauregard Parish
have some flooding.
* Impact...At stages near 25.0 feet...Lowest roads beside the river
flood around Deweyville and subject to being closed. In addition,
low-lying roads in Southwest Beauregard Parish are flooded
including Robert Clark Road. Flooding occurs on the south side of
Niblett Bluff Park with access roads to camp houses cut off around
the park. Access roads to the river in Northeastern Orange County
become flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3061 9376 3031 9381 3008 9378 3005 9367
3044 9364 3057 9363

$$

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
LAC001-003-009-011-019-023-039-053-055-079-097-113-115-TXC245-361-
301615-
/O.CON.KLCH.SV.A.0129.000000T0000Z-160430T1600Z/

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 129 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 11 AM CDT THIS
MORNING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS

IN LOUISIANA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 13 PARISHES

IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA

AVOYELLES EVANGELINE RAPIDES
ST. LANDRY

IN SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA

LAFAYETTE

IN SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA

ACADIA ALLEN BEAUREGARD
CALCASIEU CAMERON JEFFERSON DAVIS
VERMILION

IN WEST CENTRAL LOUISIANA

VERNON

IN TEXAS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 2 COUNTIES

IN SOUTHEAST TEXAS

JEFFERSON ORANGE

THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...ABBEVILLE...ALEXANDRIA...BEAUMONT...
BEAVER...BRANCH...BRIDGE CITY...BUNDICK LAKE...BUNKIE...
CHURCH POINT...COTTONPORT...CROWLEY...DE RIDDER...EFFIE...
EUNICE...FIELDS...FORKED ISLAND...FORT POLK...HATHAWAY...
INTRACOASTAL CITY...JENNINGS...JOHNSON BAYOU...KAPLAN...KINDER...
LAFAYETTE...LAKE ARTHUR...LAKE CHARLES...LAWTELL...LEESVILLE...
MAMOU...MANSURA...MARKSVILLE...MEAUX...OAKDALE...OPELOUSAS...
ORANGE...ORETTA...PICKERING...PINEVILLE...RAYNE...REDDELL...
RICHARD...ROANOKE...SABINE PASS...SEA RIM STATE PARK...
SIMMESPORT...SLAGLE...ST. LANDRY...SULPHUR...TOPSY...VIDOR...
VILLE PLATTE AND WELSH.

$$

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