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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:52 AM CDT on May 02, 2016

Expires 1:51 AM EDT on May 03, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 am Monday the stage was 24.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 25.3 feet by
Wednesday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 25.0 feet... lowest roads beside the river
flood around Deweyville and subject to being closed. In addition,
low-lying roads in southwest Beauregard Parish are flooded
including Robert Clark Road. Flooding occurs on the south side of
Niblett Bluff park with access roads to Camp houses cut off around
the park. Access roads to the river in northeastern Orange County
become flooded.


Lat... Lon 3061 9376 3031 9381 3008 9378 3005 9367
      3044 9364 3057 9363




940 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near salt water barrier.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 am Monday the stage was 5.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 6.0 feet by
Tuesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 6.0 feet... significant flooding of
numerous recreational camps and homes will occur. River Road and
much of Mims Road are impassable.
* Impact... at stages near 5.5 feet... access roads including River
Road in North Lake Charles and Mims Road in Westlake become
impassable to some vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3035 9332 3017 9335 3014 9328 3029 9303 3036 9309




940 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River at Old Town Bay.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 5:00 am Monday the stage was 5.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 6.5 feet by
early Tuesday afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 7.0 feet... lower end of pickrel Lane near
the river begins to flood. Goos Ferry Road is impassable.
* Impact... at stages near 6.0 feet... goos Ferry Road becomes
impassable.


Lat... Lon 3030 9329 3019 9321 3025 9308 3031 9303 3038 9314




940 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

... Flood Warning extended until further notice... the Flood Warning
continues for
the West Fork of the Calcasieu River at Sam Houston Jones State
Park.
* From this evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 7:00 am Monday the stage was 4.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage by this evening
and continue to rise to near 5.6 feet by Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... low spots on South Perkins
Ferry Road have water on it. Water is over some boat docks on South
Perkins Ferry Road and over boat ramps at Sam Houston Jones State
Park. Extensive Marshland flooding will occur upstream and
downstream from the park.


Lat... Lon 3032 9329 3030 9332 3028 9331 3028 9323 3032 9323




Record Report

Statement as of 3:31 AM CDT on May 02, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Lake Charles...

a record rainfall of 5.2 inch(es) was set at Lake Charles yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 2.7 set in 1916.


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Alabama - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Alaska - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report
District of Columbia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Fire Weather Watch
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Montana - Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Nevada - Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Record Report
New York - Record Report
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Record Report
Pennsylvania - Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch
South Carolina - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
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Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Record Report
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