Flood Statement
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WGUS84 KLIX 050317
FLSLIX
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
917 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

The Amite River At Denham Springs AFFECTING East Baton Rouge and
Livingston Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
RUSHING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY MOST VEHICLES INCLUDING PICKUPS. TURN
AROUND AND DON`T DROWN.

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC033-063-051300-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150305T1300Z/
/DENL1.1.ER.150304T1155Z.150304T2230Z.150305T0700Z.NO/
917 PM CST WED MAR 4 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Amite River At Denham Springs.
* until Thursday morning.
* At 8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 29.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has already crested and is expected to fall
  below flood stage by late tonight.
* Impact...At 29.0 feet...Flooding will begin in the westernmost parts
  of Denham Springs.

&&

LAT...LON 3050 9095 3049 9102 3044 9100 3045 9093




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