Lake Charles, LA

11:19 AM CDT on April 25, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4200 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 1.92 in
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UV 3 out of 12
Pollen 7.40 out of 12
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Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR K3R7 251555Z AUTO 13007KT 4SM -TSRA BKN020 BKN042 OVC090 20/20 A2985 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS P0067 T02000196

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Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4200 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 1.92 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 3 out of 12
Pollen 7.40 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR K3R7 251555Z AUTO 13007KT 4SM -TSRA BKN020 BKN042 OVC090 20/20 A2985 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS P0067 T02000196

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Statement as of 11:10 AM CDT on April 25, 2015


The National Weather Service has cancelled Severe Thunderstorm
Watch 109 for the following areas

In Louisiana this cancels 6 parishes

In central Louisiana

Avoyelles Evangeline Rapides

In southwest Louisiana

Allen Calcasieu Jefferson Davis

This includes the cities of... Alexandria... Bunkie... Cottonport...
Jennings... Kinder... Lake Charles... Mamou... Mansura... Marksville...
Oakdale... Pineville... Simmesport... Sulphur...
Ville Platte and Welsh.




Flood Warning
Statement as of 11:14 AM CDT on April 25, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until Wednesday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:45 am Saturday the stage was 24.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 24.5 feet by
tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
morning.
* Impact... at stages near 24.0 feet... minor lowland flooding will
occur.


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




Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 9:34 AM CDT on April 25, 2015

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
southern Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
northwestern Cameron Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
southeastern Jefferson County in southeastern Texas...

* until 1230 PM CDT

* at 933 am CDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

Additional rainfall of one to two inches is expected over the area.
This additional rain will make minor flooding.

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 2970 9387 3025 9350 3026 9303 2994 9304
      2977 9321 2976 9334 2980 9333 2980 9334
      2976 9335 2977 9349 2974 9375 2970 9382
      2971 9385


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Special Statement
Statement as of 9:53 AM CDT on April 25, 2015

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect southeastern
Calcasieu... Cameron... southern Jefferson Davis... western Vermilion
and southwestern Acadia parishes...

At 953 am CDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from Holly Beach to near Hayes to Mermentau... and moving
east at 40 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph and half inch hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Lake Charles... Crowley... Jennings... Cameron... Westlake... Welsh...
Iowa... Lake Arthur... Gueydan... Mermentau... Lake Charles regional
Airport... Rockefeller wildlife range... Pecan Island... Lacassine
National Wildlife Refuge... Hayes... Grand Chenier... Grand Lake...
Klondike... Evangeline and Morse.

Lat... Lon 2958 9264 2976 9311 2977 9334 2980 9333
      2976 9335 2975 9366 3029 9329 3031 9231
      2954 9235
time... Mot... loc 1453z 250deg 47kt 2979 9343 3007 9300 3017 9258

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953 am CDT Sat Apr 25 2015

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect southeastern
Calcasieu... Cameron... southern Jefferson Davis... western Vermilion
and southwestern Acadia parishes...

At 953 am CDT... a line of strong thunderstorms was along a line
extending from Holly Beach to near Hayes to Mermentau... and moving
east at 40 mph.

Wind gusts up to 50 mph and half inch hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Lake Charles... Crowley... Jennings... Cameron... Westlake... Welsh...
Iowa... Lake Arthur... Gueydan... Mermentau... Lake Charles regional
Airport... Rockefeller wildlife range... Pecan Island... Lacassine
National Wildlife Refuge... Hayes... Grand Chenier... Grand Lake...
Klondike... Evangeline and Morse.

Lat... Lon 2958 9264 2976 9311 2977 9334 2980 9333
      2976 9335 2975 9366 3029 9329 3031 9231
      2954 9235
time... Mot... loc 1453z 250deg 47kt 2979 9343 3007 9300 3017 9258

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