Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Acadia; Allen; Evangeline; Jefferson Davis

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice Calcasieu River Near Oberlin Calcasieu River Near Kinder West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State Park Bayou Nezpique Near Basile Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana...Texas.. Atchafalaya River At Morgan City Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier Mermentau River Near Mermentau Sabine River Near Deweyville The Flood Warning continues for The Bayou Nezpique Near Basile.

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

* At 11:15 AM Wednesday the stage was 25.8 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.

* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.5 feet by after midnight tomorrow. The river will fall below flood stage late Saturday morning.

* Impact...At stages near 25.5 feet...Moderate flood threat downstream including a few residences near jennings, mermentau and silverwood. Operations at silverwood shipyard could be affect. Several roads in the area become flooded, including la 97 north of jennings floods, which is subject to being closed. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Acadia; Evangeline; St. Landry

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice Calcasieu River Near Oberlin Calcasieu River Near Kinder West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State Park Bayou Nezpique Near Basile Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana...Texas.. Atchafalaya River At Morgan City Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier Mermentau River Near Mermentau Sabine River Near Deweyville ...Flood Warning extended until Friday afternoon...The Flood Warning continues for The Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice.

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

* At 11:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 18.1 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

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

* Impact...At stages near 16.0 feet...Minor flooding begins along the bayou with a few structures right along the bayou threatened. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Allen

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice Calcasieu River Near Oberlin Calcasieu River Near Kinder West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State Park Bayou Nezpique Near Basile Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana...Texas.. Atchafalaya River At Morgan City Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier Mermentau River Near Mermentau Sabine River Near Deweyville The Flood Warning continues for The Calcasieu River Near Oberlin.

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

* At 11:15 AM Wednesday the stage was 15.0 feet.

* Moderate flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.

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

* Impact...At stages near 15.0 feet...Moderate flooding will occur with several access roads to the river flooded. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Allen; Jefferson Davis

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice Calcasieu River Near Oberlin Calcasieu River Near Kinder West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State Park Bayou Nezpique Near Basile Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana...Texas.. Atchafalaya River At Morgan City Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier Mermentau River Near Mermentau Sabine River Near Deweyville The Flood Warning continues for The Calcasieu River Near Kinder.

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

* At 11:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 18.8 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 early afternoon.

* Impact...At stages near 18.0 feet...If gage reading at Kinder reaches 18 feet, flooding begins to cut off some of the roads around Topsy in Northwest Jefferson Davis Parish. &&


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Beauregard; Calcasieu

NWS Lake Charles (Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana)

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana... Bayou Des Cannes Near Eunice Calcasieu River Near Oberlin Calcasieu River Near Kinder West Fork Of The Calcasieu River At Sam Houston Jones State Park Bayou Nezpique Near Basile Vermilion River At Lafayette, Surrey Street Gage ...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana...Texas.. Atchafalaya River At Morgan City Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier Mermentau River Near Mermentau Sabine River Near Deweyville The Flood Warning continues for The Sabine River Near Deweyville.

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

* At 10:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 24.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.

* Forecast...rise above flood stage by late this morning and continue to rise to near 24.1 feet by this afternoon.

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


Heat Advisory

Areas Affected: Bienville; Bossier; Caddo; Caldwell; Claiborne; De Soto; Grant; Jackson; La Salle; Lincoln; Natchitoches; Ouachita; Red River; Sabine; Union; Webster; Winn

NWS Shreveport (Shreveport)

...A Heat Advisory is in effect for the entire Four State Region Today... ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING... The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 7 PM CDT this evening.

* EVENT...When combined with temperatures in the mid 90s, afternoon heat indices will range from near 105 to near 108 degrees this afternoon across most of the Four State Region.

* TIMING...Valid 10 am through 7 pm today.

* IMPACT...High heat index readings will increase the risk of heat-related illnesses.

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the occupational safety and health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency, call 9 1 1. A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.


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