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River Flood Warning
Issued: 1:45 AM May. 25, 2024 – National Weather Service
...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Calcasieu River near White Oak Park.

* WHEN...Until early Wednesday afternoon.

* IMPACTS...At 4.0 feet, Goos Ferry Road becomes impassable.
Calcasieu River from the Saltwater Barrier to the parish line may
be closed to recreational boat traffic.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 7:55 PM CDT Friday the stage was 3.7 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 7:55 PM CDT Friday was 4.3 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
Wednesday morning and continue falling to 1.9 feet Wednesday
evening.
- Flood stage is 2.0 feet.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Fld   Observed           Forecasts (7 pm CDT)
Location       Stg   Stg   Day/Time     Sat   Sun   Mon

Calcasieu River
White Oak Park 2.0   3.7   Fri 7 pm CDT 2.7   2.3   2.2


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River Flood Warning
Issued: 1:45 AM May. 25, 2024 – National Weather Service
...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Sabine River near Deweyville.

* WHEN...Until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 26.0 feet, Moderate lowland flooding will occur. The
lowest homes between Deweyville and the river begin to flood,
especially in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks sections. Low-lying
roads and a few homes in Southwestern Beauregard Parish have some
flooding.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 7:45 PM CDT Friday the stage was 25.6 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 7:45 PM CDT Friday was 25.8 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 25.6
feet just after midnight tonight.
- Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Fld   Observed           Forecasts (7 pm CDT)
Location    Stg   Stg   Day/Time     Sat   Sun   Mon

Sabine River
Deweyville  24.0  25.6  Fri 7 pm CDT 25.4  25.2  25.0


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River Flood Warning
Issued: 1:45 AM May. 25, 2024 – National Weather Service
...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL EARLY MONDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Calcasieu River near Salt Water Barrier.

* WHEN...Until early Monday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- There is no current observed data.
- Forecast...The river will oscillate around flood stage with a
maximum value of 4.0 feet early tomorrow afternoon.
- Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Fld   Observed           Forecasts (7 pm CDT)
Location          Stg   Stg   Day/Time     Sat   Sun   Mon

Calcasieu River
Salt Water Barrie 4.0   MSG   unknown      3.9   3.9   3.9


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