Lake Charles, LA (70601)

3:42 AM CDT on May 24, 2017 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 33 ft 30.22 °N, 93.20 °W | Updated 2 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
66.4 °F
Feels Like 66.4 °F
N
4.0
Wind Variable Wind from WNW
Gusts 5.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.76 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 8:05 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KCWF 240835Z AUTO 32004KT 7SM BKN014 18/17 A2976 RMK AO2 T01800167
Pressure 29.76 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 8:05 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KCWF 240835Z AUTO 32004KT 7SM BKN014 18/17 A2976 RMK AO2 T01800167

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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:51 PM CDT May. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until late Sunday night... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Calcasieu River near salt water barrier.
* Until late Sunday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 2.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood Thursday
evening then flutuate near flood for several days due to tidal influences.
* Impact... at stages near 4.0 feet... minor Marshland flooding
occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in North Lake Charles.


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




851 PM CDT Tue may 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River at Old Town Bay.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was estimated at 3.70 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise above flood tonight and
have a flat crest near 4.5 feet Wednesday night and remain near
4.5 feet for several days before falling.
* 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.
* Impact... at stages near 3.5 feet... ponding of water on low spots
along goos Ferry Road will occur.


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