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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
847 PM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Texas...

  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake

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

  Sabine River Near Deweyville

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas..
  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
  Neches River Near Town Bluff

LAC011-019-TXC351-361-311547-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-150402T0112Z/
/DWYT2.1.ER.150317T1230Z.150328T0500Z.150401T1312Z.NO/
847 PM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* until Wednesday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Monday the stage was 25.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 25.0 feet...Lowest roads beside the river
  flood around Deweyville and subject to being closed. In addition,
  low-lying roads in Southwest Beauregard Parish are flooded
  including Robert Clark Road. Flooding occurs on the south side of
  Niblett Bluff Park with access roads to camp houses cut off around
  the park. Access roads to the river in Northeastern Orange County
  become flooded.

&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
847 PM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Texas...

  Pine Island Bayou Near Sour Lake

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

  Sabine River Near Deweyville

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas..
  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
  Neches River Near Town Bluff

TXC241-457-311547-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/TBFT2.1.ER.150312T0200Z.150322T1201Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
847 PM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neches River Near Town Bluff.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:30 PM Monday the stage was 68.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 64.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 68.2 feet
  by Wednesday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 3096 9432 3079 9420 3053 9418 3053 9399 3099 9415

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1123 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

TXC005-225-373-455-457-311623-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0036.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DIBT2.1.ER.150310T0515Z.150324T0815Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1123 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Neches River Near Diboll.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 AM Monday The stage was 13.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 13.5 feet
  by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...at 12.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding occurs.

&&

LAT...LON 3138 9492 3107 9455 3103 9459 3111 9485 3136 9500

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1121 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

TXC001-073-225-455-311621-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-150403T0600Z/
/ATOT2.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150314T1200Z.150401T1800Z.NO/
1121 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Neches River Near Alto.
* until late Thursday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 AM Monday The stage was 16.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Wednesday early afternoon.
* Impact...at 16.0 feet...Boat ramps and picnic areas near the river
  will begin to flood. Ranchers should move cattle and equipment near
  the river to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3167 9524 3152 9504 3138 9492 3133 9500 3166 9537

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1119 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

TXC001-073-225-311619-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-150403T0600Z/
/NCST2.1.ER.150306T0733Z.150313T1300Z.150402T1200Z.NO/
1119 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Neches River Near Neches.
* until late Thursday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:30 AM Monday The stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Impact...at 14.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding.  Move livestock and
  equipment to higher ground away from the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3205 9551 3167 9524 3166 9537 3180 9544 3188 9548

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1111 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

TXC005-073-347-311611-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LUFT2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150317T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1111 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Angelina River Near Lufkin.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 AM Monday The stage was 11.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 11.2 feet
  by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...at 11.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 3144 9462 3145 9474 3148 9482 3150 9482 3146 9466

$$

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
840 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

TXC199-241-361-011930-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FA.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150401T1930Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ORANGE TX-HARDIN TX-JASPER TX-
840 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHWESTERN ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  EAST CENTRAL HARDIN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...
  SOUTHERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 230 PM CDT WEDNESDAY

* AT 837 AM CDT...REPORTING GAUGES INDICATED FLOODING IS ONGOING
  ALONG THE NECHES RIVER. THE WATER LEVELS ON THE NECHES RIVER AT
  WEISS BLUFF ARE ESTIMATED TO BE NEAR 14.6 FEET AND THE LATEST
  READING FROM THE NECHES SALTWATER BARRIER IS 4.5 FEET. THE RIVER
  WILL CONTINUE FALLING SLOWLY OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

THESE WATER LEVELS WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE ADDITIONAL FLOODING TO
LOW LYING COMMUNITIES ALONG THE RIVER IN NORTHWEST ORANGE COUNTY
FROM AROUND LAKE VIEW TO THE SALTWATER BARRIER THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... LAKEVIEW AND
WEISS BLUFF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3030 9404 3028 9406 3024 9407 3018 9406
      3015 9409 3017 9412 3024 9414 3032 9415

$$

TWH


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1142 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>073-LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-OKZ077-
TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-136>138-149>153-165>167-311645-
SEVIER-HOWARD-LITTLE RIVER-HEMPSTEAD-NEVADA-MILLER-LAFAYETTE-
COLUMBIA-UNION-CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-DE SOTO-
RED RIVER-BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE-NATCHITOCHES-WINN-
GRANT-CALDWELL-LA SALLE-MCCURTAIN-BOWIE-FRANKLIN-TITUS-CAMP-
MORRIS-CASS-WOOD-UPSHUR-MARION-SMITH-GREGG-HARRISON-CHEROKEE-RUSK-
PANOLA-NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-
1142 AM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
ARKANSAS...SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...TEXAS AND NORTHEAST
TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
ARKANSAS...NORTHEAST TEXAS AND NORTHERN LOUISIANA ALONG AND AHEAD
OF A STATIONARY FRONT. NO ORGANIZED HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED
THROUGH TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

WIDELY SCATTERED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH
MUCH OF THE WORK WEEK. THE COVERAGE OF STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
INCREASE ACROSS THE FOUR STATE REGION WEDNESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY
NIGHT AND AGAIN ON FRIDAY. OTHERWISE...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS
EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS...AND STORM SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$


Hydrologic Outlook


HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
LAZ027-030-041-TXZ216-260-262-312045-

HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
340 PM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

...TOLEDO BEND RESERVOIR WATER RELEASES...

PERSONS HAVING INTERESTS IN THE SABINE RIVER BASIN BELOW THE
RESERVOIR ARE HEREBY ADVISED THAT ON MONDAY...MARCH 30...2015 AT
3 PM...THE RESERVOIR ELEVATION IS 172.61 FEET MEAN SEA LEVEL.
CURRENTLY...SEVEN SPILLWAY GATES ARE OPEN AT ONE FOOT...AND TWO
GATES ARE OPEN AT TWO FEET.

THE RESERVOIR LEVEL IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE FALLING...WHICH WILL
RESULT IN FUTURE REDUCTIONS IN RELEASES FROM THE SPILLWAY GATES.

INFORMATION ON SPECIFIC RIVER GAUGES AND FORECASTS CAN BE OBTAINED
FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITES:

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/WGRFC OR WEATHER.GOV/LCH (ALL LOWER CASE)

$$

JB/SRA


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
259 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TXZ230>234-240>244-246-310930-
MCMULLEN-LIVE OAK-BEE-GOLIAD-VICTORIA-DUVAL-JIM WELLS-KLEBERG-
NUECES-SAN PATRICIO-REFUGIO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CALLIHAM...CROSS...LOMA ALTA...TILDEN...
GEORGE WEST...THREE RIVERS...BEEVILLE...GOLIAD...VICTORIA...
FREER...BENAVIDES...SAN DIEGO...ALICE...ORANGE GROVE...
KINGSVILLE...CORPUS CHRISTI...PORTLAND...INGLESIDE...
ARANSAS PASS...SINTON...MATHIS...REFUGIO...WOODSBORO
259 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

.NOW...
AREAS OF FOG WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP OVER THE INLAND COASTAL
PORTIONS OF THE COASTAL BEND AND EASTERN BRUSH COUNTRY AND
NORTHEAST INTO THE VICTORIA CROSSROADS THROUGH 430 AM. THE FOG
WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY TO AROUND 1 MILE. LOCALIZED DENSE FOG
WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG AN ALICE TO VICTORIA LINE...RESTRICTING
THE VISIBILITY TO NEAR A QUARTER OF A MILE AT TIMES. MOTORISTS
ARE URGED TO DRIVE WITH THE APPROPRIATE CAUTION AS VISIBILITY
MAY DROP UNEXPECTEDLY.

$$

TMT

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