Lake Charles, LA (70601)

9:01 AM CST on December 03, 2016 (GMT -0600)
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch

Elev 33 ft 30.22 °N, 93.20 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Rain
Rain
53.5 °F
Feels Like 53.5 °F
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10.0
Wind Variable Wind from ENE
Gusts 10.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1900 ft
Overcast 3900 ft
Dew Point 48 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 1.92 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:53 AM 5:12 PM
Waxing Crescent, 15% visible
METAR KCWF 031245Z 08013G19KT 5SM RA BKN019 OVC039 11/10 A3001
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1900 ft
Overcast 3900 ft
Dew Point 48 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 1.92 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:53 AM 5:12 PM
Waxing Crescent, 15% visible
METAR KCWF 031245Z 08013G19KT 5SM RA BKN019 OVC039 11/10 A3001

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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 at Old Town Bay.
* From this evening to Wednesday morning... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Friday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage this
evening.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... water over lowest portions of
goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.
* 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




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:22 AM CST Dec. 3, 2016 – National Weather Service

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

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch 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.