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River Flood Warning
Issued: 1:11 AM Jan. 29, 2023 – National Weather Service
...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...

* WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Mermentau River Near Mermentau.

* WHEN...Until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 4.0 feet, Minor lowland flooding near the river will
occur.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 6:15 PM CST Saturday the stage was 3.9 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage
tomorrow evening and continue rising to a crest of 4.5 feet
Monday evening.
- Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Fld   Observed           Forecasts (6 pm CST)
Location       Stg   Stg   Day/Time     Sun   Mon   Tue

Mermentau River
Mermentau      4.0   3.9   Sat 6 pm CST 4.0   4.5   4.5


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River Flood Warning
Issued: 1:06 AM Jan. 29, 2023 – National Weather Service
...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...

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

* WHERE...Calcasieu River Near Kinder.

* WHEN...Until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 18.0 feet, If gage reading at Kinder reaches 18 feet,
flooding begins to cut off some of the roads around Topsy in
Northwest Jefferson Davis Parish.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 6:15 PM CST Saturday the stage was 16.7 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 6:15 PM CST Saturday was 16.9 feet.
- Forecast...The river will fall to 16.4 feet early tomorrow
afternoon. It will then rise to 16.8 feet early Monday
afternoon. It will fall to 16.5 feet early Tuesday afternoon
then rise again.
- Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Fld   Observed           Forecasts (6 pm CST)
Location       Stg   Stg   Day/Time     Sun   Mon   Tue

Calcasieu River
Kinder         16.0  16.7  Sat 6 pm CST 16.5  16.7  16.6


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