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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:50 AM CST on December 03, 2016

Expires 11:50 PM EST on December 03, 2016


The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* From late Sunday night until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 7:45 am Saturday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue to
rise to near 13.5 feet by Tuesday morning.
* 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.
* Impact... at stages near 12.0 feet... when the river is rising and
the gauge reading is forecast to reach 12 feet or higher. Roads
upstream from Glenmora, including strothers crossing Road near the
community of Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have
water on them and are subject to being closed. Also, flooding of
forested areas near the river will occur.


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:22 AM CST on December 03, 2016

Expires 4:00 PM EST on December 05, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Monday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Louisiana and southeast
Texas... including the following areas... in Louisiana... Allen...
   Beauregard... Calcasieu... Rapides and Vernon. In southeast
Texas... Hardin... Jefferson... northern Jasper... northern
Newton... Orange... southern Jasper... southern Newton and Tyler.

* Through Monday afternoon

* 5 to 8 inches of rainfall is possible in the watch area through
Monday afternoon. Locally higher amounts are possible.

* Impacts include dangerous and potentially life threatening
flash flooding as well as elevated levels on area rivers and
streams.

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.




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