Abbeville, LA

8:54 AM CDT on August 24, 2016 (GMT -0500)
S. Guegnon St. | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 23 ft 29.95 °N, 92.13 °W | Updated 10 seconds ago

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84.9 °F
Feels Like 103 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from North
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Pressure 30.15 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 103 °F
Dew Point 83 °F
Humidity 93%
Rainfall 0.00 in
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6:41 AM 7:39 PM
Waning Gibbous, 57% visible
METAR KARA 241253Z 36003KT 10SM CLR 27/25 A3015 RMK AO2 RAB00E24 SLP209 P0000 T02670250
Pressure 30.15 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 103 °F
Dew Point 83 °F
Humidity 93%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:41 AM 7:39 PM
Waning Gibbous, 57% visible
METAR KARA 241253Z 36003KT 10SM CLR 27/25 A3015 RMK AO2 RAB00E24 SLP209 P0000 T02670250

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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:05 PM CDT Aug. 23, 2016 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mermentau river near Mermentau.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 7.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 6.4 feet
by Thursday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 7.5 feet... water is on the roadway of the
field Road bridge in the southeast part of Mermentau.


Lat... Lon 3025 9266 3004 9276 3004 9260 3019 9254 3024 9255




905 PM CDT Tue Aug 23 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Vermilion river at Lafayette, Surrey street gage.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.2 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 15.6 feet
by Thursday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 16.0 feet... widespread major flooding will
occur with numerous homes and roads flooded throughout Lafayette
down stream to Abbeville and Perry. Large areas of inundation as
result of backwater flooding of the coulees that drain in the
river.


Lat... Lon 3031 9204 3000 9227 2987 9219 2988 9206
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