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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
853 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
LOUISIANA...

  CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR GLENMORA

LAC079-191553-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0008.140419T0600Z-140421T0000Z/
/GLML1.1.ER.140419T0600Z.140419T1200Z.140420T1800Z.NO/
853 PM CDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR GLENMORA.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO SUNDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
  CANCELLED.
* AT  7:30 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.9 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AFTER MIDNIGHT TOMORROW AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 12.1 FEET BY TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON. THE
  RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT STAGES NEAR 12.0 FEET...WHEN THE RIVER IS RISING AND
  THE GAUGE READING IS FORECAST TO REACH 12 FEET OR HIGHER. ROADS
  UPSTREAM FROM GLENMORA...INCLUDING STROTHERS CROSSING ROAD NEAR THE
  COMMUNITY OF CALCASIEU AND PRICE CROSSING ROAD NEAR HINESTON HAVE
  WATER ON THEM AND ARE SUBJECT TO BEING CLOSED. ALSO...FLOODING OF
  FORESTED AREAS NEAR THE RIVER WILL OCCUR.

&&

LAT...LON 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275

$$





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