Rapides Parish County, LA
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Flood Warning
957 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 PM Friday the stage was 13.3 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
Sunday 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
957 PM CDT FRI MAY 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
The Red River Near Alexandria.
* from Sunday evening until further notice...or until the warning is
* At 8:00 PM Friday the stage was 31.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by Sunday evening and continue to
rise to a crest near 38.0 feet by Monday, June 8.
* Impact...At stages near 37.5 feet...Water reaches top of the rails
of the Texas and Pacific railroad bridge at Boyce. Considerable
backwater flooding will occur.


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


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