Rayne, LA (70578)

3:26 AM CDT on April 18, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Record Report

Elev 28 ft 30.27 °N, 92.26 °W | Updated 13 seconds ago

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Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1900 ft
Overcast 8500 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.58 in
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SPECI KLFT 180815Z AUTO 01004KT 10SM -RA FEW008 BKN019 OVC085 22/21 A2992 RMK AO2 P0000 T02220211

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Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1900 ft
Overcast 8500 ft
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.58 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0 out of 12
Pollen 2.80 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Local Activity
SPECI KLFT 180815Z AUTO 01004KT 10SM -RA FEW008 BKN019 OVC085 22/21 A2992 RMK AO2 P0000 T02220211

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 9:04 PM CDT on April 17, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mermentau river near Mermentau.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Friday 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 early
Tuesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 4.0 feet... minor lowland flooding near the
river will occur.


Lat... Lon 3025 9266 3004 9276 3004 9260 3019 9254 3024 9255




Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 5:52 PM CDT on April 17, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Louisiana and Texas... including the following
areas... in Louisiana... Acadia... Allen... Avoyelles...
Beauregard... Calcasieu... East Cameron... Evangeline... Iberia...
Jefferson Davis... Lafayette... lower St. Martin... Rapides... St.
Landry... St. Mary... upper St. Martin... Vermilion... Vernon and
West Cameron. In Texas... Hardin... Jefferson... northern
Jasper... northern Newton... Orange... southern Jasper... southern
Newton and Tyler.

* Through Saturday evening

* widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected to develop
again over the area... mainly tonight into Saturday. Rainfall
amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible... with locally higher
amounts possible. This rainfall will quickly run off...
resulting in flash flooding of poorly drained or low lying
areas.

* 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.




1203 PM CDT Thu Apr 16 2015

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a
* Flood Watch for
The Bayou Nezpique near Basile
* from late Saturday night until further notice.
* At 11:00 am Thursday the stage was 18.9 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by early Sunday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 24.0 feet... moderate flood threat
downstream including a few residences near Jennings, Mermentau, and
Silverwood. Operations at Silverwood shipyard could be affected.
* Impact... at stages near 22.0 feet... minor agricultural flood
damage will occur.


Lat... Lon 3061 9262 3046 9269 3022 9267 3022 9256 3062 9250