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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:40 AM CDT on May 02, 2016

Expires 9:12 PM EDT on May 06, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Mermentau river near Mermentau.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:15 am Monday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 5.9 feet by early
Wednesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 6.0 feet... flooding of the shipyard
begins. Portions of castex Landing, la 3166, become flooded and
impassable.
* Impact... at stages near 5.5 feet... a few recreational camps and
residences are subject to flooding.


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




912 PM CDT sun may 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Vermilion river at Lafayette, Surrey street gage.
* Until Friday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Sunday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 13.5 feet by
Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Friday
morning.
* Impact... at stages near 14.0 feet... moderate flooding in
Lafayette, with significant flooding near where coulees and bayous
intersect the Vermilion river.
* Impact... at stages near 13.5 feet... flooding of some yards near
the river will occur. Significant flooding of Beaver Park and
Vermilionville will occur.
* Impact... at stages near 11.5 feet... minor flooding of Beaver Park
and Vermilionville near the river will occur.
* Impact... at stages near 10.0 feet... minor flooding of heymann park
off of Highway 90 will occur.


Lat... Lon 3031 9204 3000 9227 2987 9219 2988 9206
      3022 9190 3031 9191




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 , Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report
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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 , Public Information Statement
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 , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
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
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New Jersey - Record Report
New York - Record Report
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Ohio - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
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Oregon - Record Report
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