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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 7:59 PM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 11:45 PM EST on February 21, 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* From Thursday morning until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 7:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
to rise to near 15.0 feet by Sunday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 15.0 feet... flooding of secondary roads
near the river and its tributaries begins, including Ashmore Road.
Strothers crossing Road near Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near
Hineston have several feet of water over them and subject to
washouts.

Lat... Lon 3115 9275 3105 9265 3090 9262 3090 9269 3113 9279




751 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
northwestern Rapides Parish in central Louisiana...
Vernon Parish in west central Louisiana...

* until 1045 PM CST

* at 745 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated between 4 and 6 inches of
rain have fallen across the area today. Scattered showers are
expected to continue this evening, but heavy rainfall has
diminished. Streamgages across the area indicate water levels are
near crest or have crested recently. Flooding is expected to
continue the next few hours but the risk of flash flooding has
decreased.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Leesville, Rosepine, Anacoco, Lena, Fort Polk, Slagle, DeRidder,
New Llano, Lacamp, Fullerton, Hutton, Clifton, Flatwoods, Otis,
Burr Ferry, Kurthwood, Leander, Sieper, Gardner and Cravens.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3127 9267 3103 9291 3090 9310 3089 9349
      3115 9351 3137 9323 3135 9295 3142 9286
      3142 9285 3144 9284 3144 9281 3146 9281
      3148 9276 3149 9276 3151 9273


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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:02 PM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 22, 2018


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until midnight CST tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect 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 midnight. Rain amounts of 3 to 5 inches possible over
central Louisiana into the lakes region of interior southeast
Texas, with isolated higher amounts. Rain amounts of 1 to 3
inches possible for southwest Louisiana and southeast Texas with
isolated higher amounts.


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.




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:02 PM CST on February 21, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 22, 2018


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until midnight CST tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect 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 midnight. Rain amounts of 3 to 5 inches possible over
central Louisiana into the lakes region of interior southeast
Texas, with isolated higher amounts. Rain amounts of 1 to 3
inches possible for southwest Louisiana and southeast Texas with
isolated higher amounts.


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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Michigan - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
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