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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
955 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
  Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
  West Baton Rouge 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.

&&

LAC033-077-125-300855-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/RRLL1.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150401T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
955 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 52.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 52.7 feet by
  Tuesday evening then begin falling.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Access roads will be inundated and
  evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
  people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
  the levees must be complete.

&&

LAT...LON 3103 9153 3102 9170 3071 9159 3074 9137




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
955 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
  Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
  West Baton Rouge 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.

&&

LAC033-121-300854-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BTRL1.1.ER.150326T2240Z.150401T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
955 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 35.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 36.1 feet by
  Wednesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
  river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
  safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...River islands from Red River Landing
  downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.

&&

LAT...LON 3074 9130 3071 9159 3032 9130 3035 9113




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
936 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015





...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Mississippi..

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
  Wilkinson Counties/Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 12 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites.


The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.

&&

LAC029-MSC001-157-300836-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.1.ER.150324T1911Z.150331T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
936 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 49.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 49.6 feet by
  Monday evening.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Carthage Point Road becomes impassable.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  49.4 Sat 09 PM  49.5  49.5  49.6  49.6 07 PM 03/30


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
900 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
  Pearl River Counties/Parishes

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

  Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
  Hancock and Pearl River Counties/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.

&&

LAC103-MSC045-109-300800-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150402T0000Z/
/PERL1.1.ER.150303T1500Z.150314T0930Z.150401T1800Z.NO/
900 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* until Wednesday evening.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.5 feet by
  Monday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
  early afternoon.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Secondary roads to the river and throughout
  honey island swamp are inundated. Property in the vicinity of the
  gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes along the left bank
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...The east and west channels of the river will
  begin to merge. Honey Island swamp trails will be under water as
  inundation of the swamp begins

&&

LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955




$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
900 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

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

  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
  Pearl River Counties/Parishes

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

  Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
  Hancock and Pearl River Counties/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.

&&

LAC103-117-MSC045-109-300800-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150402T1200Z/
/BXAL1.1.ER.150324T2015Z.000000T0000Z.150402T0600Z.NO/
900 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Bogalusa.
* until Thursday morning.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 19.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 18.5 feet...Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
  will be flooded. The Bogue Chitto Wildlife Management area will be
  inundated with water in recreational camps and over access roads.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
  will be flooded.


&&

LAT...LON 3100 8969 3100 8979 3067 8990 3067 8976




$$


Flood Watch


FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
959 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

...The flood watch continues for the following rivers in Louisiana...
  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City AFFECTING St. Martin and St. Mary
  Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Watch means conditions are favorable for flooding of low
lying areas and along rivers and streams. If you are in the watch
area remain alert to possible flooding or if a warning is issued.

Do not drive into flooded areas or attempt to cross roadways covered
by high water.You may check the following website for the latest
river and weather information, www.srh.noaa.gov/lch.


$$

&&

LAZ054>055-301459-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.A.0009.150402T1200Z-000000T0000Z/
/MCGL1.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
959 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
* from Thursday morning until further notice.
* At  9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 5.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...Flood stage may be reached by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Flood stage. The city dock will
  be under water. Water will cover the lower end of Belleview Front
  Street in Berwick. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger
  river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly
  enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Floodwall gates will be closed
  to protect against higher stages. Vessel traffic will be affected
  by stronger river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be
  strictly enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Action stage. Water will move
  up the bank and across access roads below the city dock. Floodwall
  gates should be closed by the 5 foot stage to protect against
  higher stages. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger river
  current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly enforced
  by the U.S. Coast Guard.

&&

LAT...LON 2995 9147 2986 9139 2951 9154 2939 9113
      2980 9110 2997 9124

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
625 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-291130-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-
WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-WEST BATON ROUGE-
EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-ST. JAMES-
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-
ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
625 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE RISK OF WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

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