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Flood Warning

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

Expires 10:24 PM EDT on May 09, 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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1240 PM CDT Wed may 4 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




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Alaska - Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
California - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Georgia - Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Kentucky - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Record Report
Mississippi - Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Montana - Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Nevada - Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory
New Mexico - Fire Weather Watch
New York - Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Record Report
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
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Texas - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert , Hydrologic Statement
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Statement
Washington - Record Report
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