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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 10:46 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
De Soto Parish in northwestern Louisiana...
Red River Parish in northwestern Louisiana...
southwestern Caddo Parish in northwestern Louisiana...
Bossier Parish in northwestern Louisiana...
eastern Panola County in northeastern Texas...

* until 145 am CST

* at 1045 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated that periods of light to
moderate rain will continue to be possible into the overnight
hours. Additional rainfall amounts near one inch will be possible.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Shreveport, Bossier City, Mansfield, Haughton, Greenwood,
Blanchard, Coushatta, Benton, Stonewall, Logansport, Plain Dealing,
Sarepta, Eastwood, Fosters, Martin, South Mansfield, Gary city,
Hall Summit, keachi and Grand Cane.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3185 9388 3198 9401 3198 9440 3269 9378
      3272 9383 3286 9378 3301 9383 3302 9352
      3287 9345 3241 9344 3241 9337 3239 9343
      3224 9342 3223 9321 3198 9313 3197 9324
      3189 9328 3193 9342 3184 9344 3184 9359


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738 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Dixie Inn.
* From Thursday evening until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow late evening and
continue to rise to near 18.0 feet by Sunday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... lowland flooding will continue for several
more days. The Bayou will continue to slowly fall and flood
problems will decrease and end.


Lat... Lon 3282 9332 3253 9331 3253 9336 3259 9335 3282 9338


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:40 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, and
Texas, including the following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia,
Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada,
Sevier, and Union. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo,
Caldwell, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union,
Webster, and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas,
Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and
wood.

* Through late tonight.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall will continue along and
behind a cold front across much of East Texas, southeast
Oklahoma, southwest Arkansas, and north Louisiana. Additional
rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches, with isolated higher amounts
in excess of 3 inches over portions of deep East Texas, north
Louisiana, and southcentral Arkansas, will be possible through
tonight, although the threat for heavy rain will begin to
diminish from west to east late tonight.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas
will be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while
driving your vehicle, remember to turn around, don't drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:40 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, and
Texas, including the following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia,
Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada,
Sevier, and Union. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo,
Caldwell, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union,
Webster, and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas,
Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and
wood.

* Through late tonight.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall will continue along and
behind a cold front across much of East Texas, southeast
Oklahoma, southwest Arkansas, and north Louisiana. Additional
rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches, with isolated higher amounts
in excess of 3 inches over portions of deep East Texas, north
Louisiana, and southcentral Arkansas, will be possible through
tonight, although the threat for heavy rain will begin to
diminish from west to east late tonight.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas
will be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while
driving your vehicle, remember to turn around, don't drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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