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Flood Warning

Statement as of 12:14 PM CDT on May 28, 2015

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on June 01, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the Bodcau bayou at bayou Bodcau Lake.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Thursday the stage was 180.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 172.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 180.3 feet by
this afternoon. Additional rises remain possible thereafter.


Lat... Lon 3282 9351 3289 9344 3272 9346 3270 9351 3277 9351




1213 PM CDT Thu may 28 2015

... The Flood Warning extended until further notice... the Flood
Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Lake Bistineau.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Thursday the stage was 142.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast... the river will remain near 142.5 feet.
* Impact... at 142.5 feet... expect some minor flooding of low area
camps, however, all access roadways will remain open.


Lat... Lon 3253 9331 3240 9334 3239 9343 3241 9345 3253 9335




1213 PM CDT Thu may 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Dixie Inn.
* Until Monday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 12:00 PM Thursday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Sunday evening.
* Impact... at 14.0 feet... expect minor lowland flooding with the boat
ramp suffering overflow.


Lat... Lon 3282 9332 3253 9331 3253 9336 3259 9335 3282 9338




1213 PM CDT Thu may 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat near Springhill.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Thursday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 13.5 feet by
tomorrow morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 13.0 feet... minor lowland flooding of boat ramps. Move
livestock to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3317 9339 3300 9335 3282 9332 3282 9338 3300 9343




Local Storm Report



05/28/2015 1149 am

Minden, Webster Parish.

Hail e0.75 inch, reported by broadcast media.






05/28/2015 1149 am

Minden, Webster Parish.

Hail e0.25 inch, reported by broadcast media.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 9:30 AM CDT on May 28, 2015


... Flooding very similar to that of may of 1990 to develop on the
Red River through the first week of June...

... Latest Red River stages and forecast crest information...

The 7 am Thursday stage on the Red River near DeKalb Texas at Pecan
Point was 34.6 feet. The river is currently at a flat crest. Flood
stage near DeKalb Texas is 24 feet.

The 7 am Thursday stage on the Red River at index Arkansas north of
Texarkana was 24.9 feet. The river will rise and crest near 30 feet
June 1. Flood stage is 25 feet.

The 7 am Thursday stage on the Red River at Fulton Arkansas was 22.3
feet. The river will rise and crest near 32 feet by June 3. Flood
stage is 27 feet.

The 7 am Thursday stage on the Red River at Shreveport Louisiana was
estimated 28.1 feet. The river will rise and crest near 33.0 by June
5. Flood stage at Shreveport is 30 feet.

The 7 am Thursday stage on the Red River at Coushatta Louisiana was
31.5 feet. The river is expected to rise and crest near 35.5 feet by
June 6. Flood stage at Coushatta is 31 feet.

The 7 am Thursday stage on the Red River at Grand Ecore Louisiana
was 36.0 feet. The Red River will rise and crest near 38.5 feet by
June 7. Flood stage at Grand Ecore is 33 feet.

Nearly all of the red river's tributaries in southern Oklahoma and
North Texas remain above flood stage. Soils in the Red River basin
remain saturated from this very wet Spring of 2015. Also Lake
Texoma on the Red River and tributary reservoirs to the Red River
remain very high as well from stored flood waters.

After the Red River crests... very high water stages will continue on
the Red River through at least the Independence day of the Fourth of
July due to very high flood control Reservoir pool stages across
much of the Red River basin.

Listed below are the crests and dates for the flood of may of 1990
on the Red River.

Pecan Point north of DeKalb Texas 34.4 feet during may 6 of 1990.

Index Arkansas north of Texarkana 32.3 feet during may 10 of 1990.

Fulton Arkansas 34.3 feet during may 12 of 1990.

Shreveport Louisiana 34.5 feet during may 15 of 1990.

Coushatta Louisiana 37.5 feet during may 17 of 1990.

Grand Ecore Louisiana 40.7 feet during may 18 of 1990.

Listed below are similar crests on the Red River at Coushatta and
Grand Ecore during the flood of March of 2001.

Coushatta Louisiana 35.2 feet during March 9 of 2001.

Grand Ecore Louisiana 39.4 feet during March 9 and 10 of 2001.


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