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Flood Warning
Issued: 7:49 PM CDT May. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Red River at Shreveport.
* Until Friday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tomorrow evening.


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




1030 am CDT Wed may 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Coushatta, Louisiana.
* Until Sunday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Wednesday the stage was 31.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 31.0 feet... minor flooding occurs. Minor backwater
flooding occurs from the confluence or the Red River with Loggy
Bayou as well as up through the Lower Flat river and lower Red
Chute bayou in southern Bossier Parish. Livestock and equipment
should be moved to higher ground.


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




1030 am CDT Wed may 22 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Grand Ecore, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Wednesday the stage was 35.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 33 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 35.8 feet
by Thursday morning.
* Impact... at 36.0 feet... minor lowland flooding of several hundred
acres both upstream and downstream from Grand Ecore take place with
backwater flooding of tributary bayous that include Bayou Pierre up
through Powhattan, Louisiana. Backwater flooding also affects
Iatt, Saline, black, and nantaches bayous. Move livestock and
equipment to higher ground away from levees.


Lat... Lon 3192 9323 3187 9309 3152 9270 3151 9274 3192 9330




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