Lake Charles, LA

7:34 PM CDT on May 24, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch

Elev 33 ft 30.22 °N, 93.20 °W | Updated 3 minutes ago

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Gusts 4.0 mph

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Waxing Crescent, 43% visible
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3100 ft
Overcast 7500 ft
Heat Index 72 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.25 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen .30 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KCWF 242350Z 21006KT 10SM SCT021 BKN031 OVC075 24/21 A2994

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Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3100 ft
Overcast 7500 ft
Heat Index 72 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.25 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen .30 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KCWF 242350Z 21006KT 10SM SCT021 BKN031 OVC075 24/21 A2994

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 11:47 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:45 am Sunday the stage was 24.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 27.3 feet by
Thursday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at stages near 27.0 feet... widespread moderate lowland
flooding will occur. Homes in Deweyville closest to the river are
flooded. Flooding of homes in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks
sections will also occur. Low-lying roads and a few homes in
southwest Beauregard Parish have some flooding.


Lat... Lon 3061 9376 3031 9381 3008 9378 3005 9367
      3044 9364 3057 9363




1147 am CDT sun may 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River at Old Town Bay.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 5:00 am Sunday the stage was 4.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 5.0 feet by
Tuesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... water over lowest portions of
goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3030 9329 3019 9321 3025 9308 3031 9303 3038 9314




Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 4:05 PM CDT on May 24, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Monday morning through
Tuesday morning...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Louisiana and Texas...
including the following areas... in Louisiana... Allen...
Avoyelles... Beauregard... Calcasieu... East Cameron...
Evangeline... Jefferson Davis... Rapides... Vernon and West
Cameron. In Texas... Hardin... Jefferson... northern Jasper...
northern Newton... Orange... southern Jasper... southern Newton
and Tyler.

* From Monday morning through Tuesday morning

* another round of heavy rain is expected to fall on already
saturated ground in southeast Texas... as well as southwest and
central Louisiana from late Monday morning into Monday
afternoon. With another round of heavy rain expected to
redevelop late Monday night. Area averages are expected to range
from 2 to 4 inches with isolated higher amounts.

* Areas that see heavy rainfall within a short time could receive
flood water to depths that would impact property and people in
those areas. Area creeks... streams and rivers are also likely to
experience rises.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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