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Flood Warning

Statement as of 12:40 PM CDT on May 04, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 08, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Coushatta, Louisiana.
* Until Monday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At noon Wednesday the stage was 32.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 35.0 feet by
Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
morning.
* Impact... at 35 feet... moderate flooding occurs. Severe backwater
flooding occurs from the confluence of the Red River with Loggy
Bayou through the Lower Flat river and Red Chute bayou in southern
Bossier Parish. Cattle and equipment should be moved to higher
ground away from levees.


Lat... Lon 3220 9342 3192 9321 3192 9330 3204 9342 3220 9350




1240 PM CDT Wed may 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Shreveport, Louisiana.
* Until Sunday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At noon Wednesday the stage was 32.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Saturday early afternoon. Also the river crested at 32.4 feet during
earlier this Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at 32.5 feet... the area south of Interstate 20 and traffic
street exit and also near Hamilton Road area in Bossier City
floods. Also the south part of Martin Luther King drive in North
Shreveport is flooded and closed.


Lat... Lon 3273 9374 3220 9342 3220 9350 3273 9389 3273 9384




1240 PM CDT Wed may 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Grand Ecore, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At noon Wednesday the stage was 34.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 33 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 39.0 feet by
Saturday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 40 feet... major backwater flooding problems will
affect Bayou Pierre, black and Saline bayous and the Cane River
Lake tributaries with thousands of acres flooded. Severe backwater
flooding will spread upstream along Bayou Pierre through Powhattan
and Evelyn, Louisiana. Also expect backwater flooding of black and
Clear Lakes along with the closure of Louisiana Highway 1226.


Lat... Lon 3192 9323 3187 9309 3152 9270 3151 9274 3192 9330


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