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Flood Warning
Issued: 7:54 PM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Shreveport.
* From Sunday evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 24.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Sunday evening and continue to
rise to near 31.0 feet by Monday evening.
* Impact... at 31.0 feet... russel Road will be overflowed and closed
between Blanchard Highway and Interstate 220 in North Shreveport.
Also expect backwater flooding up Cross Bayou, Twelve Mile bayou,
and lower mccain creek. High water will creep up to near southern
fant parkway and near the Teague parkway.


Lat... Lon 3273 9374 3220 9342 3220 9350 3273 9389 3273 9384


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337 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Red River at Grand Ecore.
* From Monday morning until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 3:00 PM Friday the stage was 27.3 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 33.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Monday morning and continue to
rise to near 39.0 feet by Wednesday evening.


Lat... Lon 3192 9323 3187 9309 3152 9270 3151 9274 3192 9330


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336 PM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Red River at Coushatta.
* From Sunday evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 3:00 PM Friday the stage was 27.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Sunday before midnight and
continue to rise to near 34.0 feet by Tuesday evening.


Lat... Lon 3220 9342 3192 9321 3192 9330 3204 9342 3220 9350


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833 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Lake Bistineau.
* From this evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 142.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 243.0 feet by
Wednesday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at 142.5 feet... expect some minor flooding of low area
camps, however, all access roadways will remain open.


Lat... Lon 3253 9331 3240 9334 3239 9343 3241 9345 3253 9335




Lake Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:30 PM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Lake Wind Advisory in effect from 9 am to 6 PM CST Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a lake Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 9 am to 6 PM CST Saturday.

* Event... southerly winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts to near 30 mph.

* Timing... Saturday morning through Saturday evening.

* Impact... rough chop on area lakes will create hazardous
boating conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A lake Wind Advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop
on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.



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