Lake Charles, LA

4:01 AM CDT on April 29, 2017 (GMT -0500)
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Active Advisory: Flood Warning

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

Overcast
Overcast
78.9 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
N
6.0
Wind Variable Wind from WSW
Gusts 6.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.78 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1700 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:31 AM 7:49 PM
Waxing Crescent, 12% visible
METAR KCWF 290855Z AUTO 14016G21KT 7SM OVC017 19/17 A2978 RMK AO2 T01860175
Pressure 29.78 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 1700 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:31 AM 7:49 PM
Waxing Crescent, 12% visible
METAR KCWF 290855Z AUTO 14016G21KT 7SM OVC017 19/17 A2978 RMK AO2 T01860175

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Flood Warning
Issued: 8:15 PM CDT Apr. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Sunday afternoon... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Calcasieu River near salt water barrier.
* Until Sunday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage late Saturday morning and continue
to rise to near 4.5 feet by early afternoon. The river will fall below
flood stage by Sunday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... River Road in North Lake
Charles and Mims Road in Westlake are flooded. Extensive Marshland
flooding will occur.
* 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




815 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River at Old Town Bay.
* Until Monday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:05 am Friday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
continue to rise to near 4.5 feet by tomorrow early afternoon. The
river will fall below flood stage by Sunday morning.
* 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