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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:15 PM CDT on May 28, 2015

Expires 12:15 PM EDT on May 29, 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River near Alexandria.
* From Sunday evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 31.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Sunday may 31... and
continue to rise to near 37.5 feet by Monday morning... 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.
* Impact... at stages near 35.0 feet... considerable overflow below
Alexandria to the confluence with the Black River occurs. Backwater
flooding worsens along inflow bayous that drain into the Red River.
* Impact... at stages near 32.0 feet... flooding of lowland areas near
the river occurs and recreational boating is affected.
* Impact... at stages near 31.0 feet... some of the outfall canals are
slowed or not allowed to drain into the river between 31 and 32
feet. Depending on rainfall this could cause flooding along some of
the bayous, especially along bayou rigolette.


Lat... Lon 3160 9271 3143 9285 3105 9223 3122 9173
      3138 9185 3125 9227




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