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Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
357 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...

.A SLOW MOVING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION
FROM SUNDAY THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE COMING WEEK. MULTIPLE ROUNDS
OF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL PRODUCE A WIDESPREAD 3 TO 5 INCHES ACROSS
WESTERN LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS. ISOLATED 4 DAY TOTALS OF 6
TO 10 INCHES MAY OCCUR WITH THE HEAVIEST RAIN EXPECTED SUNDAY
MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THESE HIGH RAINFALL TOTALS
ALONG WITH ALREADY SATURATED GROUND WILL LIKELY LEAD TO FLASH
FLOODING.

LAZ027-030-041-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-231700-
/O.NEW.KLCH.FF.A.0010.150524T1200Z-150526T0000Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
VERNON-BEAUREGARD-CALCASIEU-WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-TYLER-
HARDIN-JEFFERSON-ORANGE-NORTHERN JASPER-NORTHERN NEWTON-
SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEESVILLE...NEW LLANO...DE RIDDER...
LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...HACKBERRY...CAMERON...WOODVILLE...
COLMESNEIL...LUMBERTON...SILSBEE...BEAUMONT...PORT ARTHUR...
ORANGE...VIDOR...BRIDGE CITY...JASPER...KIRBYVILLE...NEWTON...
BUNA...DEWEYVILLE
357 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN LOUISIANA...BEAUREGARD...
  CALCASIEU...EAST CAMERON...VERNON AND WEST CAMERON. IN TEXAS...
   HARDIN...JEFFERSON...NORTHERN JASPER...NORTHERN NEWTON...
  ORANGE...SOUTHERN JASPER...SOUTHERN NEWTON AND TYLER.

* FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING

* MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL FALL ON ALREADY SATURATED
  GROUND IN SOUTHEAST TEXAS AND WEST LOUISIANA. AREA AVERAGES ARE
  EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES WITH ISOLATED HIGHER
  AMOUNTS.

* AREAS THAT SEE HEAVY RAINFALL WITHIN A SHORT TIME COULD
  RECEIVE FLOOD WATER TO DEPTHS THAT WOULD IMPACT PROPERTY AND
  PEOPLE IN THOSE AREAS. AREA CREEKS...STREAMS AND RIVERS ARE
  ALSO LIKELY TO EXPERIENCE RISES.

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.

&&

$$




Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
452 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
241100-
VERNON-RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-
VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-LOWER ST. MARTIN-WEST CAMERON-
EAST CAMERON-TYLER-HARDIN-JEFFERSON-ORANGE-NORTHERN JASPER-
NORTHERN NEWTON-SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
452 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL
LOUISIANA...SOUTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA...WEST
CENTRAL LOUISIANA...EAST CENTRAL TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR TODAY AS A
WARM FRONT LIFTS NORTH ACROSS THE REGION. NO SEVERE WEATHER IS
EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

MOISTURE WILL INCREASE SUNDAY AND REMAIN HIGH THROUGH MID WEEK AS
A SLOW MOVING UPPER DISTURBANCE CROSSES THE REGION. FLASH FLOODING
IS A CONCERN AS MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED, AND A
FLASH FLOOD WATCH HAS BEEN POSTED FOR PORTIONS OF THE AREA FROM
SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON. THIS WATCH WILL LIKELY BE
EXPANDED AS THE EVENT DRAWS CLOSER. THE OVERALL SEVERE WEATHER
THREAT IS LOW, HOWEVER A FEW STORMS MAY BE SEVERE SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT
FLOODING SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
949 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas..
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Sabine River Near Bon Wier
  Sabine River Near Deweyville
  Neches River Near Town Bluff


.Heavier rains are expected to return to the area late
this weekend into early next week. This is rainfall is
not being considered in the river forecast since it is
beyond 24 hours. Persons with interests along these
rivers are encouraged to keep up with the latest forecast
over the weekend.

LAC019-231649-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0052.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/OTBL1.1.ER.150521T1000Z.150525T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
949 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3030 9329 3019 9321 3025 9308 3031 9303 3038 9314

$$



Flood Warning

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
949 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas..
  Calcasieu River Near Glenmora
  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Sabine River Near Bon Wier
  Sabine River Near Deweyville
  Neches River Near Town Bluff


.Heavier rains are expected to return to the area late
this weekend into early next week. This is rainfall is
not being considered in the river forecast since it is
beyond 24 hours. Persons with interests along these
rivers are encouraged to keep up with the latest forecast
over the weekend.

LAC011-019-TXC351-361-231649-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0050.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DWYT2.2.ER.150522T1845Z.150527T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
949 PM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Friday the stage was 24.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.3 feet by
  Wednesday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At stages near 26.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding will
  occur. The lowest homes between Deweyville and the river begin to
  flood, especially in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks sections.
  Low-lying roads and a few homes in Southwestern Beauregard Parish
  have some flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3061 9376 3031 9381 3008 9378 3005 9367
      3044 9364 3057 9363

$$



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