Lake Charles, LA

1:07 PM CDT on June 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
LCHS Wildcats 1972 | | Change Station

Elev 8 ft 30.23 °N, 93.17 °W | Updated 29 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
90.3 °F
Feels Like 110 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from WSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.90 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2000 ft
Overcast 4300 ft
Heat Index 110 °F
Dew Point 81 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.02 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:12 AM 8:17 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KCWF 231650Z 22008KT 7SM BKN020 OVC043 28/26 A2990
Pressure 29.90 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2000 ft
Overcast 4300 ft
Heat Index 110 °F
Dew Point 81 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.02 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:12 AM 8:17 PM
Waning Crescent, 0% visible
METAR KCWF 231650Z 22008KT 7SM BKN020 OVC043 28/26 A2990

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 11:46 AM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* From late Saturday night to Tuesday evening... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 10:45 am Friday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Sunday morning and
continue to rise to near 24.3 feet by Monday early afternoon.The
river will fall below flood stage by late Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 24.0 feet... minor lowland flooding will
occur.
* Impact... at stages near 23.0 feet... the river is at bankfull
stage.


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




1146 am CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near salt water barrier.
* Until Sunday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Friday the stage was 5.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tomorrow evening.
* Impact... at stages near 5.5 feet... access roads including River
Road in North Lake Charles and Mims Road in Westlake become
impassable to some vehicles.
* 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.


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




1146 am CDT Fri Jun 23 2017

... Flood Warning extended until Wednesday afternoon... the Flood
Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River at Old Town Bay.
* Until Wednesday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:00 am Friday the stage was 4.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will tidally fluctuate above flood stage
between 4 and 5 feet. By Wednesday afternoon tidal fluctuations
will fall below flood stage.
* 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 3038 9314 3031 9303 3025 9308 3019 9321 3030 9329




Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 12:48 PM CDT Jun. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory now in effect until 6 PM CDT this
evening...

* coastal flooding... 1 to 2 feet above ground level

* timing... at least through early afternoon

* impacts... minor coastal flooding along the coast and in the
coastal lakes and bays.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal flood advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.