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Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:33 PM CDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 02, 2016


... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect until 7 PM CDT Monday...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a coastal
Flood Advisory... which is in effect until 7 PM CDT Monday.

* Coastal flooding... tide levels will range between 3.0 and 3.5
MLLW around astronomical high tide.

* Impacts... minor flooding with water in low spots on area roads
near Sabine Pass... Cameron... Hackberry... Intracoastal City...
Delcambre... Cypremort Point... Franklin... and Morgan City.

Also... minor flooding with water across roads near Sabine Lake...
Calcasieu Lake and along the lower Calcasieu River south of the
saltwater barrier.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.





913 PM CDT sun may 1 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 four 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.





Record Report

Statement as of 5:07 PM CDT on May 01, 2016


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

a record rainfall of 4.85 inches was set at Lake Charles today.
This breaks the old record of 2.7 set in 1916.



Local Storm Report



05/01/2016 1110 am

New Iberia, Iberia Parish.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office reports water on Admiral
            Doyle between Hopkins and St jude... St Peter at bank
            Ave... Jefferson Terrace north of Admiral
            Doyle... Southport.





05/01/2016 1110 am

New Iberia, Iberia Parish.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office reports water on Admiral
            Doyle between Hopkins and St jude... St Peter at bank
            Ave... Jefferson Terrace north of Admiral
            Doyle... Southport.





05/01/2016 1110 am

New Iberia, Iberia Parish.

Flash flood, reported by Emergency Mngr.


            Iberia Parish Sheriffs Office reports water on Admiral
            Doyle between Hopkins and St jude... St Peter at bank
            Ave... Jefferson Terrace north of Admiral
            Doyle... Southport.





05/01/2016 0949 am

3 miles ESE of New Iberia, Iberia Parish.

Heavy rain m4.08 inch, reported by mesonet.


            Mesonet station 2 ESE New Iberia /d1389/




05/01/2016 0949 am

3 miles ESE of New Iberia, Iberia Parish.

Heavy rain m4.08 inch, reported by mesonet.


            Mesonet station 2 ESE New Iberia /d1389/


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Hazard Statement
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Freeze Warning
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Idaho - Frost Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Kansas - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Record Report
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Missouri - Flood Warning
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement
Ohio - Special Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Record Report
Pennsylvania - Special Statement
South Carolina - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
South Dakota - Flood Warning , Record Report
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Frost Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Record Report
West Virginia - Special Statement
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