Orange, TX

11:24 AM CDT on May 23, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Waxing Crescent, 31% visible
Pressure 30.17 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2500 ft
Scattered Clouds 3000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Heat Index 90 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 79%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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UV 2.0 out of 12
Pollen 5.80 out of 12
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Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KORG 231615Z AUTO 13009G15KT 10SM SCT025 SCT030 BKN060 30/21 A3017 RMK AO2 T02950208

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Pressure 30.17 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2500 ft
Scattered Clouds 3000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 6000 ft
Heat Index 90 °F
Dew Point 75 °F
Humidity 79%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2.0 out of 12
Pollen 5.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KORG 231615Z AUTO 13009G15KT 10SM SCT025 SCT030 BKN060 30/21 A3017 RMK AO2 T02950208

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Nowcast | as of 10:56 am CDT on May 23, 2015

Through noon. A few showers have developed over the forecast area. Further development is anticipated as the morning progresses with thunderstorms developing. Movement will generally be the northwest at 15 mph. Very heavy rains will accompany stronger storms. As a result of significant rains over portions of the area recently...a flooding potential exists. Urban and Small Stream flood advisories may be required.

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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 11:03 AM CDT on May 23, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 am Saturday the stage was 24.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.7 feet by
Wednesday early afternoon. Additional rises may be possible
thereafter.
* Impact... at stages near 26.0 feet... moderate lowland flooding will
occur. The lowest homes between Deweyville and the river begin to
flood, especially in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks sections.
Low-lying roads and a few homes in southwestern Beauregard Parish
have some flooding.


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





633 PM CDT Fri may 22 2015

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
the Neches River affecting...
northwestern Orange County in southeastern Texas...
east central Hardin County in southeastern Texas...
southern Jasper County in southeastern Texas...

* until 630 PM CDT Friday

* at 627 PM CDT... reporting gauges indicate reporting gauges indicated
minor flooding continues along the Neches River from near Weiss Bluff
to the saltwater barrier. The water levels are estimated to be near
14.2 feet and the latest reading at the saltwater barrier is near 4.5
feet. The river fall over the past 24 hours... mainly due to northerly
winds. Southerly winds along with continued high water on the Neches
will cause the river to rise back up to between 4.5 and 5 feet on
Saturday. In addition... heavy rainfall is forecast that will keep the
river above flood stage for the next several weeks.

These water levels will cause flooding to low lying communities along
the river in northwest Orange County from around Lake View to the
saltwater barrier.


* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lakeview and Weiss Bluff.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3033 9414 3033 9407 3017 9408 3014 9410
      3015 9411 3017 9412 3017 9416


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Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 11:14 AM CDT on May 23, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from Sunday morning
through Monday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Louisiana and Texas... including the following
areas... in Louisiana... Beauregard... Calcasieu... East Cameron...
   Vernon and West Cameron. In Texas... Hardin... Jefferson...
northern Jasper... northern Newton... Orange... southern Jasper...
   southern Newton and Tyler.

* From Sunday morning through Monday evening

* multiple rounds of heavy rain will fall on already saturated
ground in southeast Texas and west Louisiana. Area averages
are expected to range from 3 to 5 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.