Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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WGUS84 KLCH 251434
FLSLCH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
934 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

LAC019-023-TXC245-251730-
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CALCASIEU LA-CAMERON LA-JEFFERSON TX-
934 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN CALCASIEU PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  NORTHWESTERN CAMERON PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...
  SOUTHEASTERN JEFFERSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...

* UNTIL 1230 PM CDT

* AT 933 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA.
THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

&&

LAT...LON 2970 9387 3025 9350 3026 9303 2994 9304
      2977 9321 2976 9334 2980 9333 2980 9334
      2976 9335 2977 9349 2974 9375 2970 9382
      2971 9385

$$

LANDRENEAU



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