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Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 8:55 AM Feb. 3, 2023 – National Weather Service
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WHAT...North winds 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt. Bay waters
rough.

* WHERE...Vermilion Bay.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM CST this evening.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

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River Flood Warning
Issued: 2:46 AM Feb. 3, 2023 – National Weather Service
...FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL TUESDAY EVENING...

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

* WHERE...Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage.

* WHEN...Until Tuesday evening.

* IMPACTS...At 11.5 feet, Minor flooding of Beaver Park and
Vermilionville near the river will occur.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 8:15 PM CST Thursday the stage was 10.9 feet.
- Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours
ending at 8:15 PM CST Thursday was 10.9 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 10.9
feet just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below
flood stage Tuesday morning.
- Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Fld   Observed           Forecasts (6 pm CST)
Location                     Stg   Stg   Day/Time     Fri   Sat   Sun

Vermilion River
Lafayette, Surrey Street Gag 10.0  10.9  Thu 8 pm CST 10.6  10.5  10.
3


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