Lake Charles, LA

3:43 PM CDT on August 28, 2016 (GMT -0500)
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Feels Like 76 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from ENE
Gusts 5.0 mph

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Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1400 ft
Scattered Clouds 2000 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 89%
Rainfall 0.18 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:47 AM 7:39 PM
Waning Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KCWF 281945Z 05011G15KT 7SM TSSHRA SCT014 SCT020 26/25 A2998 RMK OCNL LTG ICCG N THRU E SHRA N MOV W TSB45
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1400 ft
Scattered Clouds 2000 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 89%
Rainfall 0.18 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:47 AM 7:39 PM
Waning Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KCWF 281945Z 05011G15KT 7SM TSSHRA SCT014 SCT020 26/25 A2998 RMK OCNL LTG ICCG N THRU E SHRA N MOV W TSB45

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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:58 AM CDT Aug. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Wednesday morning... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Calcasieu River at Old Town Bay.
* Until Wednesday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 5:00 am Sunday the stage was 4.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 4.0 feet... minor flooding of goos Ferry
Road will occur.


Lat... Lon 3030 9329 3019 9321 3025 9308 3031 9303 3038 9314




1055 am CDT sun Aug 28 2016

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Calcasieu River near salt water barrier.
* Until this evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Sunday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
late this morning.
* Impact... at stages near 4.0 feet... minor Marshland flooding
occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in North Lake Charles.


Lat... Lon 3035 9332 3017 9335 3014 9328 3029 9303 3036 9309




Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:31 PM CDT Aug. 28, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for poor drainage areas
for...
northwestern Jefferson Davis Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
northeastern Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* until 530 PM CDT

* at 331 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Urban and Small Stream flooding.
Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in
the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lake Charles... Westlake... Iowa... Fenton... Moss Bluff... Gillis...
Buller... lebleu settlement... Topsy and Lacassine.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated... or
ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3023 9328 3038 9331 3041 9320 3040 9313
      3042 9313 3042 9307 3044 9306 3044 9289
      3019 9285




241 PM CDT sun Aug 28 2016

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* small stream Flood Advisory for poor drainage areas for...
north central Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* until 445 PM CDT

* at 241 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause small stream flooding. Overflowing
poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory
area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
de Quincy... DeQuincy and Buhler.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated... or
ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3031 9352 3040 9351 3040 9349 3046 9349
      3046 9339 3040 9339 3040 9333 3030 9328