Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Allen; Jefferson Davis

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Texas... Sabine River Near Orange Neches River Near Evadale ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Calcasieu River Near Glenmora Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage Red River Near Alexandria Atchafalaya River Above Butte La Rose Atchafalaya River At Morgan City Calcasieu River Near Kinder Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier Mermentau River Near Mermentau ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas.. Sabine River Near Bon Wier Sabine River Near Deweyville Neches River at Neches River Saltwater Barrier The Flood Warning continues for The Calcasieu River Near Kinder.

* until Saturday morning...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 16.9 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by tomorrow evening.

* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Flooding of wooded areas near the river will occur. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Avoyelles; Catahoula; Concordia

NWS Jackson (Central Mississippi)

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Louisiana... Black River At Acme affecting Avoyelles...Catahoula and Concordia Parishes The Flood Warning continues for The Black River At Acme

* until further notice.

* At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 50.3 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will remain near 50.3 feet.

* Impact...At 49.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding is occurring near the river. && Flood Observed Forecast 7 AM Crest Location Stg Stg Day Time Fri Sat Sun Crest Time Date Black River Acme 48 50.3 Thu 07 PM 50.3 50.3 50.3 Steady &&

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t drown! Please note that forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. River forecasts in the Tombigbee River Basin have an additional 48 hours of rainfall added. Rainfall amounts greater than forecast may take the rivers higher. Additional information is available at: https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=JAN The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Avoyelles; Rapides

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Texas... Sabine River Near Orange Neches River Near Evadale ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Calcasieu River Near Glenmora Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage Red River Near Alexandria Atchafalaya River Above Butte La Rose Atchafalaya River At Morgan City Calcasieu River Near Kinder Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier Mermentau River Near Mermentau ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas.. Sabine River Near Bon Wier Sabine River Near Deweyville Neches River at Neches River Saltwater Barrier The Flood Warning continues for The Red River Near Alexandria.

* until Tuesday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 7:00 PM Thursday the stage was 33.6 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by early Tuesday morning.

* Impact...At stages near 33.0 feet...Backwater flooding begins along Bayou Maria and Huffman Creeks east of Pineville.

* Impact...At stages near 32.0 feet...Flooding of lowland areas near the river occurs and recreational boating is affected.

* Impact...At stages near 31.0 feet...Some of the outfall canals are slowed or not allowed to drain into the river between 31 and 32 feet. Depending on rainfall this could cause flooding along some of the bayous, especially along Bayou Rigolette.

* Impact...At stages near 28.0 feet...Overflow occurs on floodway side of levee from gauge to Acme. Recreational boaters should use extreme caution due to high river flows.

* Impact...At stages near 23.0 feet...When the river reaches 23 feet with a predicted continual rise, the public boat ramps in Rapides and Avoyelles parishes will close. These include the ramps at Boyce, Fort Buhlow, Alexandria Levee Park, Lock and Dam #2, Brouillette and Ben Routh recreation areas. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Beauregard; Calcasieu

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Texas... Sabine River Near Orange Neches River Near Evadale ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Calcasieu River Near Glenmora Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage Red River Near Alexandria Atchafalaya River Above Butte La Rose Atchafalaya River At Morgan City Calcasieu River Near Kinder Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier Mermentau River Near Mermentau ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas.. Sabine River Near Bon Wier Sabine River Near Deweyville Neches River at Neches River Saltwater Barrier The Flood Warning continues for The Sabine River Near Deweyville.

* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 7:45 PM Thursday the stage was 26.2 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will remain near 26.2 feet.

* Impact...At stages near 26.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding will occur. The lowest homes between Deweyville and the river begin to flood, especially in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks sections. Low-lying roads and a few homes in Southwestern Beauregard Parish have some flooding.

* Impact...At stages near 25.0 feet...Lowest roads beside the river flood around Deweyville and subject to being closed. In addition, low-lying roads in Southwest Beauregard Parish are flooded including Robert Clark Road. Flooding occurs on the south side of Niblett Bluff Park with access roads to camp houses cut off around the park. Access roads to the river in Northeastern Orange County become flooded.

* Impact...At stages near 24.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding will occur.

* Impact...At stages near 23.0 feet...The river is at bankfull stage. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Beauregard; Vernon

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Texas... Sabine River Near Orange Neches River Near Evadale ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Calcasieu River Near Glenmora Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage Red River Near Alexandria Atchafalaya River Above Butte La Rose Atchafalaya River At Morgan City Calcasieu River Near Kinder Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier Mermentau River Near Mermentau ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas.. Sabine River Near Bon Wier Sabine River Near Deweyville Neches River at Neches River Saltwater Barrier The Flood Warning continues for The Sabine River Near Bon Wier.

* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 7:15 PM Thursday the stage was 35.3 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 35.4 feet by Sunday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.

* Impact...At stages near 35.0 feet...Expect several secondary roads in the Merryville and Bon Wier areas near the river to be closed.

* Impact...At stages near 33.0 feet...Moderate lowland flooding will occur. Low-lying roads and a few homes have some flooding between Bon Wier and Merryville. Camp houses along the river in Southwest Vernon Parish begin to flood.

* Impact...At stages near 32.0 feet...Roads in the Sabine Sands area near Bon Wier become flooded.

* Impact...At stages near 30.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding will occur along the river between Merryville and Bon Wier. A few roads in Southwest Vernon Parish have water over them.

* Impact...At stages near 28.0 feet...The river is at its bankfull stage. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Bienville; Bossier; Caddo; Natchitoches; Red River

NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

The flood warning continues for the Red River At Coushatta, Louisiana.

* until late Saturday night...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 9:00 AM Thursday The stage was 31.2 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 31 feet.

* Forecast...Recede below flood stage by Saturday afternoon. &&

Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways. Use caution when walking near flooded riverbanks. Do not try to wade or swim in flooded rivers and bayous. For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website address into your favorite web browser URL bar: water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Grant; Natchitoches; Red River

NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

The flood warning continues for the Red River At Grand Ecore, Louisiana.

* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 9:00 AM Thursday The stage was 35.8 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 33 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 35.6 feet by Friday morning.

* Impact...at 36.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding of several hundred acres both upstream and downstream from Grand Ecore take place with backwater flooding of tributary bayous that include Bayou Pierre up through Powhattan, Louisiana. Backwater flooding also affects Iatt, Saline, Black, and Nantaches Bayous. Move livestock and equipment to higher ground away from levees. &&

Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways. Use caution when walking near flooded riverbanks. Do not try to wade or swim in flooded rivers and bayous. For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website address into your favorite web browser URL bar: water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Rapides

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Texas... Sabine River Near Orange Neches River Near Evadale ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Calcasieu River Near Glenmora Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage Red River Near Alexandria Atchafalaya River Above Butte La Rose Atchafalaya River At Morgan City Calcasieu River Near Kinder Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier Mermentau River Near Mermentau ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Texas.. Sabine River Near Bon Wier Sabine River Near Deweyville Neches River at Neches River Saltwater Barrier The Flood Warning continues for The Calcasieu River Near Glenmora.

* until Tuesday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 7:45 PM Thursday the stage was 14.1 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday morning.

* Impact...At stages near 14.0 feet...Some roads upstream from Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the community of Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three feet of water over the road and are subject to being closed. Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.

* Impact...At stages near 12.0 feet...When the river is rising and the gauge reading is forecast to reach 12 feet or higher. Roads upstream from Glenmora, including Strothers Crossing Road near the community of Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have water on them and are subject to being closed. Also, flooding of forested areas near the river will occur. &&


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