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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:37 AM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Ouachita River at Monroe, Louisiana.
* From Friday March 02 until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 1100 am Thursday the stage was 29.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 40 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by March 2 and continue to
rise to near 42.0 feet by March 6. Additional rises remain
possible thereafter.
* Impact... flooding between levee systems in Monroe. Prepare
boats and docks for high water. Expect flooded trails,
picnic areas, and roads between the levees in Monroe.


Lat... Lon 3308 9213 3271 9203 3217 9211 3249 9218 3277 9209


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:32 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Friday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect 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 Friday night.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall with storms repeatedly
moving over the same areas will be possible. Additional rainfall
amounts of one to three inches, with isolated higher amounts
will be possible, especially in the I 30 corridor and
surrounding areas. Elsewhere, coverage of storms will be more
scattered, but any storms that develop will be capable of
producing flash flooding due to already saturated soils and full
creeks and bayous.

* 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.
Be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:32 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Friday evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect 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 Friday night.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall with storms repeatedly
moving over the same areas will be possible. Additional rainfall
amounts of one to three inches, with isolated higher amounts
will be possible, especially in the I 30 corridor and
surrounding areas. Elsewhere, coverage of storms will be more
scattered, but any storms that develop will be capable of
producing flash flooding due to already saturated soils and full
creeks and bayous.

* 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.
Be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.



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