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5:24 AM CDT on May 27, 2015 (GMT -0500)
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Pressure 30.09 in
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Clouds Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 34%
Rainfall 0.08 in
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Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KDTN 270953Z AUTO 21009KT 10SM VCTS -RA BKN110 20/17 A3009 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAE08B24 SLP187 P0001 T02000172

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Pressure 30.09 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 34%
Rainfall 0.08 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0.0 out of 12
Pollen 1.00 out of 12
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Flu Activity Sporadic
METAR KDTN 270953Z AUTO 21009KT 10SM VCTS -RA BKN110 20/17 A3009 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQDS RAE08B24 SLP187 P0001 T02000172

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Nowcast | as of 3:58 am CDT on May 27, 2015

A line of thunderstorms continues over parts of northwest la... Toledo Bend country and all of deep east TX...from Shreveport...to manfield...to Huxley...to san sugustine and Broadus. These storms will produce frequent lightning...gusty winds to 30 or 50 mph...very heavy rainfall and small hail. These storms are moving to the east... southeast at 30 mph. Ringgold...Coushatta...Zwolle and Hemphill all look to be affected by this line over the next hour. Behind the line...light to moderate rainfall continues from Tyler...to Marshall and from Rusk...to charhage. Overall rainfall amounts will average anywhere from a quarter of an inch to half inch from the line with isolated heavier amounts around one inch from any of the stronger thunderstorms in the line.

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Flood Warning
Statement as of 11:50 AM CDT on May 26, 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Coushatta, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1100 am Tuesday the stage was 31.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 35.5 feet by
June 6. Additional rises remain possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 31.0 feet... moderate flooding occurs. Severe backwater
flooding occurs from the confluence or the Red River with Loggy
Bayou, from upstream to below Lake Bistineau. Cattle and equipment
should be moved to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3220 9342 3192 9321 3192 9330 3204 9342 3220 9350




1148 am CDT Tue may 26 2015

... Forecast flooding increased from moderate to major severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Shreveport, Louisiana.
* From late Sunday night until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 800 PM Monday the stage was 28.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early next Monday morning and
continue to rise to near 33.0 feet by June 5.
* Impact... expect considerable flooding between levee systems with
major backwater flooding up through Cross Bayou, lower mccain creek,
and Twelve Mile bayou. High water will affect the southern fant
Parkway and affect a portion of Teague Parkway in Bossier City.
High water will flood near Martin Luther King drive.
* This flood will compare to a crest of 34.5 feet during may 15 of
1990.


Lat... Lon 3273 9374 3220 9342 3220 9350 3273 9389 3273 9384





1143 am CDT Tue may 26 2015

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Fulton, Arkansas.
* From Friday evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 1100 am Tuesday the stage was 19.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 27 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Friday evening and continue to
rise to near 32.0 feet by June 3.
* Expect considerable flooding between levees. All livestock
and equipment should be moved to higher ground.
* This flood compares to a crest of 34.3 feet set during may 12 of
1990.


Lat... Lon 3359 9399 3365 9382 3325 9365 3325 9376 3358 9384





1033 am CDT Tue may 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Lake Bistineau.
* Until Thursday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Tuesday the stage was 142.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood pool stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast... the lake will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Wednesday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 142.5 feet... expect some minor flooding of low area
camps, however, all access roadways will remain open.


Lat... Lon 3253 9331 3240 9334 3239 9343 3241 9345 3253 9335





1033 am CDT Tue may 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Dixie Inn, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Tuesday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Wednesday morning and continue
to rise to near 14.5 feet by Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 14.0 feet... expect minor lowland flooding with the boat
ramp suffering overflow.


Lat... Lon 3282 9332 3253 9331 3253 9336 3259 9335 3282 9338




1003 am CDT Tue may 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Bodcau bayou at bayou Bodcau Lake.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 900 am Tuesday the stage was 180 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood pool stage is 172 feet.
* Forecast... the river will remain near 180.0 feet through
Wednesday.


Lat... Lon 3282 9351 3289 9344 3272 9346 3270 9351 3277 9351





726 am CDT Tue may 26 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red Chute bayou at Sligo, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 700 am Tuesday the stage was 31.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 32.5 feet by
late Wednesday evening then begin falling.
* Impact... at 31.0 feet... expect extensive flooding in between the
levee systems. Livestock should be moved to higher ground away from
Red Chute bayou.
* Bankfull conditions to continue on Red Chute bayou at Dogwood trail
through the first week of June.


Lat... Lon 3259 9362 3229 9344 3228 9347 3244 9362 3258 9365