Alexandria, LA (71301)

9:49 AM CDT on June 29, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Charles Park | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 72 ft 31.28 °N, 92.48 °W | Updated 3 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
84.7 °F
Feels Like 96 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4900 ft
Overcast 6000 ft
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 79%
Rainfall 0.02 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:08 AM 8:18 PM
Waxing Crescent, 36% visible
METAR KAEX 291353Z 13008KT 10SM BKN009 BKN049 OVC060 25/23 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP141 T02500228
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4900 ft
Overcast 6000 ft
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 79%
Rainfall 0.02 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:08 AM 8:18 PM
Waxing Crescent, 36% visible
METAR KAEX 291353Z 13008KT 10SM BKN009 BKN049 OVC060 25/23 A2994 RMK AO2 SLP141 T02500228

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 8:25 PM CDT Jun. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Sunday evening... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* Until Sunday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 14.0 feet by
early Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
afternoon.
* 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 3115 9275 3105 9265 3090 9262 3090 9269 3113 9279




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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