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Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:12 AM CDT on May 28, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on June 20, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Baton Rouge.
* Until Friday June 16.
* At 10:00 am Sunday the stage was 40.5 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is cresting and will continue to fall to
below flood stage by Friday June 16th.
* Impact... at 40.0 feet... the grounds of the older part of Lousiana
state university's Campus become soggy. This includes the area
around the veterinary medicine building, the veterinary medicine
annex, the stadium and Ball fields. The city of Baton Rouge and the
main lsu Campus are protected by levees at this level.
* Impact... at 38.0 feet... river traffic and Industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact... at 36.0 feet... river traffic and Industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact... at 35.0 feet... river islands from Red River Landing
downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.


Lat... Lon 3074 9130 3071 9159 3032 9130 3035 9113









1112 am CDT sun may 28 2017

... Flood Warning extended until Tuesday June 20... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Mississippi River at Red River Landing.
* Until Tuesday June 20.
* At 10:00 am Sunday the stage was 57.7 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is cresting and will continue to fall to
below flood stage by Tuesday June 20th.
* Impact... at 54.0 feet... all river islands along The Reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
farm land.
* Impact... at 51.0 feet... all river islands along The Reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact... at 48.0 feet... access roads will be inundated and
evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
the levees must be complete.
* Impact... at 46.0 feet... river traffic will become dangerous. A levee
crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
recommended.
* Impact... at 45.0 feet... between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
evacuation of the island is recommended.



Lat... Lon 3103 9153 3102 9170 3071 9159 3074 9137









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Alaska - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Colorado - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Coastal Flood Statement
Delaware - Coastal Flood Advisory
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
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Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
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Kentucky - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
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Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory
Massachusetts - Coastal Flood Statement
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Minnesota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Special Statement
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New Jersey - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement
New Mexico - Record Report
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Tennessee - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
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