Sulphur, LA (70664)

12:55 PM CDT on August 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
WCCH | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 13 ft 30.23 °N, 93.37 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
88.0 °F
Feels Like 104 °F
N
5.0
Wind Variable Wind from WNW
Gusts 10.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2300 ft
Scattered Clouds 2900 ft
Scattered Clouds 12000 ft
Heat Index 104 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:45 AM 7:46 PM
Waxing Crescent, 5% visible
METAR KUXL 231735Z AUTO 36003KT 10SM SCT023 SCT029 SCT120 31/25 A2996 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SW T03110251
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2300 ft
Scattered Clouds 2900 ft
Scattered Clouds 12000 ft
Heat Index 104 °F
Dew Point 80 °F
Humidity 76%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:45 AM 7:46 PM
Waxing Crescent, 5% visible
METAR KUXL 231735Z AUTO 36003KT 10SM SCT023 SCT029 SCT120 31/25 A2996 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT SW T03110251

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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:52 AM CDT Aug. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near salt water barrier.
* From Thursday evening to late Sunday night... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 9:00 am Wednesday the stage was 3.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise to above flood stage by Friday morning and continue
rising to near 5.5 feet Saturday morning. This forecast is based upon
storm surge only and concurrent rises will be likely due to ongoing
excessive rainfall.
* Impact... at stages near 6.0 feet... significant flooding of
numerous recreational camps and homes will occur. River Road and
much of Mims Road are impassable.
* Impact... at stages near 5.5 feet... access roads including River
Road in North Lake Charles and Mims Road in Westlake become
impassable to some vehicles.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... River Road in North Lake
Charles and Mims Road in Westlake are flooded. Extensive Marshland
flooding will occur.
* Impact... at stages near 4.5 feet... water covers portions of River
Road in North Lake Charles.
* Impact... at stages near 4.0 feet... minor Marshland flooding
occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in North Lake Charles.


Lat... Lon 3036 9309 3029 9303 3014 9328 3017 9335 3035 9332




1052 am CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River at Old Town Bay.
* Until late Monday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 5:00 am Wednesday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
rise to near 5.0 feet by Saturday morning. This forecast is based upon
storm surge only and concurrent rises will be likely due to ongoing
excessive rainfall.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... water over lowest portions of
goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.
* Impact... at stages near 4.0 feet... minor flooding of goos Ferry
Road will occur.
* Impact... at stages near 3.5 feet... ponding of water on low spots
along goos Ferry Road will occur.


Lat... Lon 3038 9314 3031 9303 3025 9308 3019 9321 3030 9329