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Heat Advisory

Areas Affected: Acadia; Avoyelles; Evangeline; Lafayette; Rapides; St. Landry; Upper St. Martin

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CDT MONDAY...

* WHAT...Heat index values up to 109 expected.

* WHERE...Rapides, Avoyelles, Evangeline, St. Landry, Acadia, Lafayette and Upper St. Martin Parishes.

* WHEN...From noon to 7 PM CDT Monday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat exhaustion to occur.

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Acadia; Jefferson Davis; Vermilion

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Louisiana...Texas... Sabine River Near Deweyville ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Mermentau River Near Mermentau Calcasieu River NEAR White Oak Park ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early tomorrow afternoon... The Flood Warning continues for the Mermentau River Near Mermentau.

* Until early tomorrow afternoon.

* At 8:15 PM CDT Sunday the stage was 4.0 feet.

* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 8:15 PM CDT Sunday was 4.2 feet.

* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage just after midnight tonight and continue falling to 3.4 feet Friday evening.

* Impact...At 4.0 feet, Minor lowland flooding near the river will occur. && Fld Observed Forecasts (7 pm CDT) Location Stg Stg Day/Time Mon Tue Wed Mermentau River Mermentau 4.0 4.0 Sun 8 pm CDT 3.8 3.7 3.5 &&


Heat Advisory

Areas Affected: Allen; Beauregard; Calcasieu; East Cameron; Iberia; Jefferson Davis; Lower St. Martin; St. Mary; Vermilion; Vernon; West Cameron

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CDT MONDAY...

* WHAT...Heat index values up to 110 expected.

* WHERE...Portions of south central, southwest and west central Louisiana and southeast Texas.

* WHEN...From noon to 7 PM CDT Monday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat exhaustion to occur.

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.


Lafayette
Partly Cloudy
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Hi: 94° Lo: 77°
Feels Like: 91°
New Iberia
Clear
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Hi: 93° Lo: 77°
Feels Like: 94°
Ville Platte
Clear
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Hi: 95° Lo: 74°
Feels Like: 82°
Abbeville
Clear
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Hi: 95° Lo: 77°
Feels Like: 86°
Crowley
Clear
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Hi: 92° Lo: 76°
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St. Martinville
Clear
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Hi: 93° Lo: 76°
Feels Like: 94°
Opelousas
Partly Cloudy
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Hi: 96° Lo: 75°
Feels Like: 82°
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