Alexandria, LA

8:37 AM CDT on May 27, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 89 ft 31.33 °N, 92.56 °W | Updated 9 minutes ago

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Waxing Gibbous, 67% visible
Pressure 30.14 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 9000 ft
Overcast 11000 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.66 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 5.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
SPECI KAEX 271328Z 00000KT 3SM VCTS RA BR SCT090 OVC110 19/19 A3014 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0009 T01940189

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Pressure 30.14 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 9000 ft
Overcast 11000 ft
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.66 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 5.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
SPECI KAEX 271328Z 00000KT 3SM VCTS RA BR SCT090 OVC110 19/19 A3014 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS P0009 T01940189

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 9:23 PM CDT on May 26, 2015

... Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon... the Flood
Warning continues for
the Red River near Alexandria.
* Until Thursday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 31.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage after
midnight tomorrow.
* Impact... at stages near 32.0 feet... flooding of lowland areas near
the river occurs and recreational boating is affected.


Lat... Lon 3160 9271 3143 9285 3105 9223 3122 9173
      3138 9185 3125 9227





902 PM CDT Tue may 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 14.0 feet by
Friday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 14.0 feet... some roads upstream from
Glenmora, including strothers crossing Road near the community of
Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
feet of water over the Road and are subject to being closed.
Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.


Lat... Lon 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275




Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 6:53 AM CDT on May 27, 2015

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
eastern Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
Jefferson Davis Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
eastern Beauregard Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
southeastern Vernon Parish in west central Louisiana...
Rapides Parish in central Louisiana...
Evangeline Parish in central Louisiana...
western Avoyelles Parish in central Louisiana...
Allen Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* until 900 am CDT

* at 652 am CDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Urban and Small Stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lake Charles... Alexandria... Pineville... Jennings... Oakdale... Ville
Platte... Marksville... Westlake... Bunkie... Mamou... Welsh... Iowa...
Lake Arthur... Kinder... Basile... Oberlin... Glenmora... Elton... Boyce
and Cheneyville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in
urban areas... highways... streets and underpasses as well as other
poor drainage areas and low lying spots. Do not attempt to travel
across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... as well as farm and country roads. Do not
attempt to travel across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.


Lat... Lon 3150 9268 3145 9271 3139 9266 3145 9232
      3143 9216 3132 9208 3134 9202 3122 9198
      3054 9239 3053 9245 3048 9249 3048 9263
      3043 9260 3023 9263 3020 9259 3006 9266
      3004 9289 3008 9340 3146 9281 3151 9272


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