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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:12 AM CST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:45 am Saturday the stage was 24.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 24.8 feet by
tomorrow early afternoon then begin falling.
* 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.


Lat... Lon 3057 9363 3011 9364 3011 9378 3031 9381
      3062 9378




1103 am CST Sat Jan 19 2019

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Calcasieu River near salt water barrier.
* From late Wednesday night to Thursday afternoon... or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 6:00 am Saturday the stage was 3.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to rise to near flood stage early
Thursday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 4.5 feet... water covers portions of River
Road in North Lake Charles.
* Impact... at stages near 4.0 feet... minor Marshland flooding
occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in North Lake Charles.


Lat... Lon 3036 9309 3029 9303 3014 9328 3017 9335 3035 9332




1103 am CST Sat Jan 19 2019

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Calcasieu River at Old Town Bay.
* From this evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:45 am Saturday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage to minor flooding
at high tide.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... water over lowest portions of
goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.
* Impact... at stages near 4.0 feet... minor flooding of goos Ferry
Road will occur.
* Impact... at stages near 3.5 feet... ponding of water on low spots
along goos Ferry Road will occur.


Lat... Lon 3038 9314 3031 9303 3025 9308 3019 9321 3030 9329




Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:28 PM CST Jan. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory now in effect until 9 PM CST this evening...

* timing... from the late morning hours through sunset today.

* Winds... 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 to 35 mph.

* Impacts... hazardous driving conditions, especially high
profile vehicles on west-east elevated roadways and bridges.
Loose objects such as lawn furniture, trash cans, and
trampolines should be secured so they do not blow around.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that winds of 20 mph are expected. Winds
this strong can make driving difficult, especially for high
profile vehicles. Use extra caution.





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