Rapides Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 7:58 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 PM Thursday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
to rise to near 15.0 feet by Sunday early afternoon.
* Impact... at stages near 15.0 feet... flooding of secondary roads
near the river and its tributaries begins, including Ashmore Road.
Strothers crossing Road near Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near
Hineston have several feet of water over them and subject to
washouts.


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1124 am CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
north central Rapides Parish in central Louisiana...

* until 1115 am CST Tuesday

* at 1118 am CST, heavy rains over the watershed of bayou rigolette.
Will likely cause significant rises on The Bayou. This in
combination of rises expected on the Red River. Flooding may
become more of a concern over the next several days.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


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