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Alexandria, Louisiana

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River Flood Warning
Issued: 1:41 AM May. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service
The Flood Warning continues for
The Red River Near Alexandria.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Monday the stage was 34.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 33.6 feet
by Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 33.0 feet...Backwater flooding begins
along Bayou Maria and Huffman Creeks east of Pineville.
* Impact...At stages near 32.0 feet...Flooding of lowland areas near
the river occurs and recreational boating is affected.
* Impact...At stages near 31.0 feet...Some of the outfall canals are
slowed or not allowed to drain into the river between 31 and 32
feet. Depending on rainfall this could cause flooding along some of
the bayous, especially along Bayou Rigolette.

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River Flood Warning
Issued: 1:41 AM May. 21, 2019 – National Weather Service
The Flood Warning continues for
The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.
* until Wednesday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Monday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Wednesday morning.
* 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.
* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...When the river is falling and
the gauge reading is forecast to be near 12 feet, flooding of
forested areas near the river will occur.

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