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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:40 PM CDT on April 30, 2016

Expires 4:24 PM EDT on May 04, 2016


... Flood Warning extended until Wednesday afternoon... the Flood
Warning continues for
The Bayou des cannes near Eunice.
* From Monday afternoon to Wednesday afternoon... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 17.0 feet by Tuesday morning.The river
will fall below flood stage by late Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 16.0 feet... minor flooding begins along
The Bayou with a few structures right along The Bayou threatened.


Lat... Lon 3057 9240 3056 9235 3019 9256 3022 9260
      3045 9257




840 PM CDT Sat Apr 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mermentau river near Mermentau.
* From this evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Saturday the stage was 4.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 4.5 feet by
Thursday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 4.0 feet... minor lowland flooding near the
river will occur.


Lat... Lon 3025 9266 3004 9276 3004 9260 3019 9254 3024 9255




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 5:30 AM CDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 02, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Louisiana and southeast Texas... including the
following areas... in Louisiana... Acadia... Allen... Avoyelles...
Beauregard... Calcasieu... East Cameron... Evangeline... Iberia...
Jefferson Davis... Lafayette... lower St. Martin... Rapides... St.
Landry... St. Mary... upper St. Martin... Vermilion... Vernon and
West Cameron. In southeast Texas... Hardin... Jefferson...
northern Jasper... northern Newton... Orange... southern Jasper...
   southern Newton and Tyler.

* Through Monday evening

* rainfall amounts of two to five inches is possible in the watch
area... with locally higher amounts.

* Primary impacts will be flash flooding of low lying locations
especially in urban areas with poor drainage or along low
lying rural roads. Flooding of streams... creeks and bayous can
be expected.

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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Record Report

Statement as of 5:33 AM CDT on May 01, 2016


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

a record rainfall of 3.34 inch(es) was set at Lake Charles yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 2.34 set in 1957.



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Alaska - Wind Advisory
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report
American Samoa - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Public Information Statement
Idaho - Frost Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Record Report
Kansas - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Maine - Special Statement
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Missouri - Flood Warning
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Record Report
Nevada - Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
West Virginia - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Wyoming - Public Information Statement

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