OCTOBER 26-27 2009 FLASH FLOODING

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    PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
    NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
    238 AM CDT TUE OCT 27 2009

    ..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
    ..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
                ..REMARKS..

    1115 AM     FLOOD            BEAUMONT                30.09N 94.14W
    10/26/2009                   JEFFERSON          TX   BROADCAST MEDIA

                KFDM TV REPORTS STREET FLOODING IN DOWNTOWN BEAUMONT.

    1146 AM     FLOOD            PORT ARTHUR             29.90N 93.93W
    10/26/2009                   JEFFERSON          TX   PUBLIC         

                PUBLIC REPORTS MANY STREETS FLOODED IN AND AROUND PORT
                ARTHUR.

    0406 PM     HEAVY RAIN       5 NW LAKE CHARLES       30.25N 93.27W
    10/26/2009  M1.52 INCH       CALCASIEU          LA   PUBLIC         

                COCORAHS OBSERVER RECEIVED 1.52 INCHES IN 30 MINUTES.

    0431 PM     HEAVY RAIN       6 S LAKE CHARLES        30.12N 93.22W
    10/26/2009  M2.00 INCH       CALCASIEU          LA   ASOS           

                THE LAKE CHARLES ASOS REPORTED 2.00 INCHES IN 31 MINUTES.


    0551 PM     HEAVY RAIN       5 SSW LAKE CHARLES      30.14N 93.23W
    10/26/2009  M3.97 INCH       CALCASIEU          LA   ASOS           

                RAINFALL SO FAR IN THE LAST 2 HOURS.

    0630 PM     FLASH FLOOD      4 SW LAKE CHARLES       30.17N 93.25W
    10/26/2009                   CALCASIEU          LA   NWS EMPLOYEE   

                NWS EMPLOYEE REPORTS AROUND 5 INCHES OF WATER OVER
                GAUTHIER ROAD.

    0652 PM     FLASH FLOOD      4 S LAKE CHARLES        30.16N 93.20W
    10/26/2009                   CALCASIEU          LA   BROADCAST MEDIA

                KPLC-TV RELAYED REPORT FROM PUBLIC OF WIDESPREAD FLOODING
                ON SUNDALE DRIVE AND IN SURROUNDING NEIGHBORHOOD WITH
                WATER ABOUT TO ENTER HOMES.

    0655 PM     FLASH FLOOD      4 S LAKE CHARLES        30.15N 93.20W
    10/26/2009                   CALCASIEU          LA   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

                SIGNIFICANT FLOODING ALONG COMMON STREET BETWEEN MCNEESE
                ROAD AND GAUTHIER ROAD WITH WATER COVERING ROADWAY.

    0736 PM     FLASH FLOOD      LAKE CHARLES            30.21N 93.20W
    10/26/2009                   CALCASIEU          LA   NWS EMPLOYEE   

                NWS EMPLOYEE REPORTS A FOOT OF WATER OVER ENTERPRISE BLVD
                NEAR ST. LOUIS HIGH SCHOOL.

    1202 AM     FLASH FLOOD      5 SSE LAKE CHARLES      30.14N 93.16W
    10/27/2009                   CALCASIEU          LA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

                CALCASIEU PARISH SHERIFFS OFFICE REPORTS WATER IN
                RESIDENCES ON SOUTH MEADOWLARK DRIVE OFF CORBINA ROAD.
                STREET HAS BEEN CLOSED.

    1202 AM     FLASH FLOOD      6 SSE LAKE CHARLES      30.13N 93.18W
    10/27/2009                   CALCASIEU          LA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

                CALCASIEU PARISH SHERIFFS OFFICE REPORTS THAT TOM HEBERT
                ROAD SOUTH OF TANK FARM ROAD IS CLOSED WITH MULTIPLE
                VEHICLES STRANDED.

    0800 PM     FLASH FLOOD      6 S LAKE CHARLES        30.12N 93.20W
    10/26/2009                   CALCASIEU          LA   NWS EMPLOYEE   

                NWS EMPLOYEE REPORTS ABOUT ONE HALF FOOT OF WATER ON
                AIRPORT ROAD.

    1200 PM     FLOOD            6 SE LAKE CHARLES       30.15N 93.13W
    10/27/2009                   CALCASIEU          LA   NWS STORM SURVEY

                NEARLY ONE FOOT OF WATER FLOWING ACROSS WARD LINE ROAD
                BETWEEN GAUTHIER AND TANK FARM ROADS. TOM HEBERT ROAD
                ALSO BARRICADED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

    0700 PM     FLASH FLOOD      4 S LAKE CHARLES        30.15N 93.20W
    10/26/2009                   CALCASIEU          LA   BROADCAST MEDIA

                WATER ENTERED A FEW HOMES IN THE AREA OF SUNDALE DRIVE

    Photos

    Lake Charles area flood
    Southeast Lake Charles
    photo by Jonathan Brazzell

    Lake Charles area flood
    Southeast Lake Charles
    photo by Jonathan Brazzell

    Lake Charles area flood
    Southeast Lake Charles
    photo by Jonathan Brazzell

    Lake Charles area flood
    Southeast Lake Charles
    photo by Jonathan Brazzell

    Lake Charles area flood
    Southeast Lake Charles
    photo by Jonathan Brazzell

    Lake Charles area flood
    Southeast Lake Charles
    photo by Jonathan Brazzell

    Lake Charles area flood
    Southeast Lake Charles
    photo by Jonathan Brazzell

    Lake Charles area flood
    Southeast Lake Charles
    photo by Jonathan Brazzell

     Broad St at Enterprise Blvd in Lake Charles
    Broad St at Enterprise Blvd
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

     Lake Charles
    Flooding in Lake Charles
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

     Lake Charles
    Flooding in Lake Charles
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

     Lake Charles
    Flooding in Lake Charles
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

    Sallier St. in Lake Charles
    Sallier Street in Lake Charles
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

    Sallier St. in Lake Charles
    Sallier Street in Lake Charles
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

    Southeast Lake Charles
    Southeast Lake Charles
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

    Southeast Lake Charles
    Southeast Lake Charles
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

    South Lake Charles
    South Lake Charles
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

    South Lake Charles
    South Lake Charles
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

    South Lake Charles
    South Lake Charles
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV

    Westlake
    Westlake
    photo courtesy of KPLC-TV


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