Sulphur, LA (70663)

9:49 AM CDT on June 29, 2017 (GMT -0500)
WCCH | | Change Station

Elev 13 ft 30.23 °N, 93.37 °W | Updated 52 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
74.0 °F
Feels Like 70 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from ENE
Gusts 1.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Heat Index 70 °F
Dew Point 74.0 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall 0.32 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 8:19 PM
Waxing Crescent, 36% visible
METAR KUXL 291435Z AUTO 30004KT 4SM VCTSRA SCT006 BKN014 OVC090 24/24 A2994 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS P0013 T02410240
Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1400 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Heat Index 70 °F
Dew Point 74.0 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall 0.32 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 8:19 PM
Waxing Crescent, 36% visible
METAR KUXL 291435Z AUTO 30004KT 4SM VCTSRA SCT006 BKN014 OVC090 24/24 A2994 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS P0013 T02410240

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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 9:32 AM CDT Jun. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Calcasieu River near salt water barrier.
* From this afternoon to late tonight... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:00 am Thursday the stage was 3.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage this
afternoon.
* Impact... at stages near 4.5 feet... water covers portions of River
Road in North Lake Charles.
* 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




706 am CDT Thu Jun 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
western Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana...

* until 1000 am CDT

* at 704 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the
warned area. 2 to 6 inches of rain have fallen. Flash flooding is
already occurring in Carlyss and Sulphur.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lake Charles, Sulphur, Westlake, Vinton, Moss Bluff, Carlyss,
Buhler, Gillis and Edgerly.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3012 9371 3014 9369 3015 9371 3027 9371
      3040 9339 3040 9315 3025 9314 3006 9338
      3006 9370


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825 PM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until Saturday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 24.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Saturday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 24.0 feet... minor lowland flooding will
occur.



Lat... Lon 3057 9363 3011 9364 3011 9378 3031 9381
      3062 9378




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 8:13 AM CDT Jun. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

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, Acadia,
Allen, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Calcasieu, East Cameron,
Evangeline, Iberia, Jefferson Davis, Lafayette, lower St.
Martin, Rapides, St. Landry, St. Mary, upper St. Martin,
Vermilion, and West Cameron. In southeast Texas, Jefferson and
Orange.

* Until 7 PM CDT this evening

* areal rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are expected in the
watch area, with local amounts up to 6 inches possible. Intense
rainfall rates may overwhelm local drainage capacity.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roadways,
remember to turn around, don't drown.

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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