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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 11:17 AM CDT Apr. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... The Flood Warning extended until Thursday afternoon... the Flood
Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Dixie Inn.
* Until Thursday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Wednesday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* 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




1116 am CDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Bodcau bayou at bayou Bodcau Lake.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Wednesday the stage was 176.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 172.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 176.6 feet by
tomorrow morning. Additional rises remain possible thereafter.


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



Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:11 AM CDT Apr. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 6 PM
CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a lake Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 1 PM this afternoon to 6 PM CDT
this evening.

* Event... northwest winds are forecast to increase to around 15 to
20 mph across portions of north Louisiana and East Texas.

* Timing... winds to approach 20 mph around early afternoon and
continue through the 5 PM.

* Impact... boaters on area lakes should exercise caution due to
rough chop from higher winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.





Public Information Statement
Issued: 7:13 AM CDT Apr. 25, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Two tornado damage survey teams deployed in the field today...

The Shreveport National Weather Service will be deploying two
damage survey teams for the tornadoes that occurred earlier this
Thursday morning during the wee hours and also during yesterday of
late Wednesday evening near midnight.

One survey team will be deployed to Ruston, Louisiana and to
points northeast towards Downsville, Louisiana in Union Parish.
The other survey team will be deployed across deep East Texas
towards San Augustine, Texas.


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713 am CDT Thu Apr 25 2019

... Two tornado damage survey teams deployed in the field today...

The Shreveport National Weather Service will be deploying two
damage survey teams for the tornadoes that occurred earlier this
Thursday morning during the wee hours and also during yesterday of
late Wednesday evening near midnight.

One survey team will be deployed to Ruston, Louisiana and to
points northeast towards Downsville, Louisiana in Union Parish.
The other survey team will be deployed across deep East Texas
towards San Augustine, Texas.


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