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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:30 PM CDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 9:29 PM EDT on May 02, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Coushatta.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 30.5 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
to near 37.0 feet by Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at 38.0 feet... major and near-record flooding occurs.
Several secondary roads flood and must be closed. Louisiana Highway
515 closed due to backwater flooding into Loggy Bayou.
Additionally, Lake Bistineau will rise above flood pool stage due
to backwater. Louisiana Highway 480 will be closed as well. Cattle
and equipment should be moved to higher ground well away from levee
systems. Expect extensive flooding in and near levee systems.


Lat... Lon 3220 9342 3192 9321 3192 9330 3204 9342 3220 9350




830 PM CDT sun may 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Shreveport.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 30.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 32.0 feet by
Tuesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 32.5 feet... the area south of Interstate 20 and traffic
street exit and also near Hamilton Road area in Bossier City
floods. Also the south part of Martin Luther King drive in North
Shreveport is flooded and closed.


Lat... Lon 3273 9374 3220 9342 3220 9350 3273 9389 3273 9384




1043 am CDT sun may 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Lake Bistineau.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Sunday the stage was 142.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 142.7 feet by
tomorrow evening. Additional rises are possible due to backwater
flooding.
* Impact... at 142.5 feet... expect some minor flooding of low area
camps, however, all access roadways will remain open.


Lat... Lon 3253 9331 3240 9334 3239 9343 3241 9345 3253 9335


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1043 am CDT sun may 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Dixie Inn.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Sunday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
continue to rise to near 17.5 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... lowland flooding will continue for several
more days. The Bayou will continue to slowly fall and flood
problems will decrease and end.


Lat... Lon 3282 9332 3253 9331 3253 9336 3259 9335 3282 9338




1030 am CDT sun may 1 2016

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Red Chute bayou at Sligo, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Sunday the stage was 33.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 34.0 feet by
Monday morning.
* Impact... considerable flooding between levee systems.


Lat... Lon 3259 9362 3229 9344 3228 9347 3244 9362 3258 9365


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1026 am CDT sun may 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Bodcau bayou at bayou Bodcau Lake.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 900 am Sunday the pool stage was 186.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood pool stage is 172 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 191.5 feet by
Saturday evening then begin falling.
* Impact... at 192.0 feet... expect rather widespread lowland flooding.
Boats should be secured and moved away from the lake. Several
secondary roadways will be flooded and closed. Expect high water
conditions to continue on Red Chute bayou for much of this may.


Lat... Lon 3282 9351 3289 9344 3272 9346 3270 9351 3277 9351


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