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Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Acadia; Allen; Evangeline; Jefferson Davis

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Louisiana... Mermentau River Near Mermentau ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Calcasieu River Near Kinder Bayou Nezpique Near Basile ...The Flood Warning remains in effect... The Flood Warning continues for the Bayou Nezpique Near Basile.

* From Friday evening until further notice.

* At 8:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 20.6 feet.

* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage tomorrow evening and continue rising to a crest of 23.5 feet Sunday morning.

* Impact...At 24.0 feet, Moderate flood threat downstream including a few residences near jennings, mermentau, and silverwood. Operations at silverwood shipyard could be affected. && Fld Observed Forecasts (7 pm CDT) Location Stg Stg Day/Time Fri Sat Sun Bayou Nezpique Basile 22.0 20.6 Thu 8 pm CDT 22.0 23.2 23.4 &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Acadia; Evangeline; St. Landry

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Louisiana... Calcasieu River Near Glenmora ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice Calcasieu River NEAR White Oak Park Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier ...The Flood Warning remains in effect... The Flood Warning continues for the Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice.

* Until Sunday morning.

* At 7:00 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 18.0 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.

* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 7:00 PM CDT Thursday was 18.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Sunday morning and continue falling to 8.5 feet Tuesday evening.

* Impact...At 16.0 feet, minor flooding begins along the bayou with a few structures right along the bayou threatened. && Fld Observed Forecasts (7 pm CDT) Location Stg Stg Day/Time Fri Sat Sun Bayou Des Cannes Eunice 16.0 18.0 Thu 7 pm CDT 17.7 16.5 14.2 &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Acadia; Jefferson Davis; Vermilion

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Louisiana... Mermentau River Near Mermentau ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Calcasieu River Near Kinder Bayou Nezpique Near Basile ...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Tuesday morning... The Flood Warning continues for the Mermentau River Near Mermentau.

* From Saturday evening to Tuesday morning.

* At 8:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 3.6 feet.

* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage Saturday evening to a crest of 4.0 feet Saturday evening. It will then fall below flood stage Monday 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 Fri Sat Sun Mermentau River Mermentau 4.0 3.6 Thu 8 pm CDT 3.8 4.0 4.0 &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Allen; Calcasieu; Jefferson Davis

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Louisiana... Mermentau River Near Mermentau ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Calcasieu River Near Kinder Bayou Nezpique Near Basile ...The Flood Warning remains in effect... The Flood Warning continues for the Calcasieu River Near Kinder.

* From late Saturday night to Monday morning.

* At 8:15 PM CDT Thursday the stage was 14.9 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage early Sunday morning to a crest of 16.0 feet early Sunday morning. It will then fall below flood stage Sunday evening.

* Impact...At 16.0 feet, Flooding of wooded areas near the river will occur. && Fld Observed Forecasts (7 pm CDT) Location Stg Stg Day/Time Fri Sat Sun Calcasieu River Kinder 16.0 14.9 Thu 8 pm CDT 15.5 15.9 16.0 &&


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