Baton Rouge, LA

8:54 AM CDT on April 26, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Special Statement

Elev 23 ft 30.04 °N, 91.88 °W | Updated 17 minutes ago

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6:26 AM 7:39 PM
First Quarter, 56% visible
Pressure 29.78 in
Visibility 2.5 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 200 ft
Overcast 600 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 7.50 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
SPECI KARA 261337Z 2 1/2SM BR BKN002 OVC006 23/22 A2978 RMK AO2 T02280222

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Pressure 29.78 in
Visibility 2.5 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 200 ft
Overcast 600 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 1 out of 12
Pollen 7.50 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
SPECI KARA 261337Z 2 1/2SM BR BKN002 OVC006 23/22 A2978 RMK AO2 T02280222

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 9:10 PM CDT on April 25, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Red River Landing.
* Until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 51.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 52.0 feet by
Monday morning 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.
* Impact... at 46.0 feet... river traffic will become dangerous. A levee
crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
recommended.
* Impact... at 45.0 feet... between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
evacuation of the island is recommended.


Lat... Lon 3103 9153 3102 9170 3071 9159 3074 9137





Special Statement
Statement as of 8:21 AM CDT on April 26, 2015

After widespread rain yesterday and light winds this morning
widespread light to moderate fog has developed this morning. In
addition there will be pockets of dense fog and this will likely
continue for another couple of hours. Fog should quickly burn off
between 9 and 10am CDT. Please use extra caution in areas of fog.



821 am CDT sun Apr 26 2015

After widespread rain yesterday and light winds this morning
widespread light to moderate fog has developed this morning. In
addition there will be pockets of dense fog and this will likely
continue for another couple of hours. Fog should quickly burn off
between 9 and 10am CDT. Please use extra caution in areas of fog.