Alexandria, LA (71301)

12:26 PM CST on December 03, 2016 (GMT -0600)
Charles Place | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch

Elev 80 ft 31.28 °N, 92.49 °W | Updated 2 seconds ago

Heavy Rain
Heavy Rain Mist
49.8 °F
Feels Like 49 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from ENE
Gusts 8.0 mph

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Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1300 ft
Overcast 1900 ft
Windchill 49 °F
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.91 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:52 AM 5:06 PM
Waxing Crescent, 16% visible
SPECI KAEX 031822Z 06009KT 3SM +RA BR SCT008 BKN013 OVC019 09/08 A3001 RMK AO2 P0010 T00890083
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 800 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1300 ft
Overcast 1900 ft
Windchill 49 °F
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 0.91 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:52 AM 5:06 PM
Waxing Crescent, 16% visible
SPECI KAEX 031822Z 06009KT 3SM +RA BR SCT008 BKN013 OVC019 09/08 A3001 RMK AO2 P0010 T00890083

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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:50 AM CST Dec. 3, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* From late Sunday night until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 7:45 am Saturday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue to
rise to near 13.5 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 14.0 feet... some roads upstream from
Glenmora, including strothers crossing Road near the community of
Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
feet of water over the Road and are subject to being closed.
Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.
* Impact... at stages near 12.0 feet... when the river is rising and
the gauge reading is forecast to reach 12 feet or higher. Roads
upstream from Glenmora, including strothers crossing Road near the
community of Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have
water on them and are subject to being closed. Also, flooding of
forested areas near the river will occur.


Lat... Lon 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 10:37 AM CST Dec. 3, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Louisiana and southeast Texas... including the
following areas... in Louisiana... Allen... Beauregard...
Calcasieu... Rapides and Vernon. In southeast Texas... Hardin...
Jefferson... northern Jasper... northern Newton... Orange...
southern Jasper... southern Newton and Tyler.

* Through Monday afternoon

* 5 to 8 inches of rainfall is possible in the watch area
through Monday afternoon. Locally higher amounts are possible.

* Impacts include dangerous and potentially life threatening
flash flooding as well as elevated levels on area rivers and
streams.

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.



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