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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:05 AM CST Nov. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Tuesday morning... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* Until Tuesday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 am Saturday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 14.0 feet... some roads upstream from
Glenmora, including strothers crossing Road near the community of
Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have two to three
feet of water over the Road and are subject to being closed.
Flooding of forested areas near the river will also occur.
* Impact... at stages near 12.0 feet... when the river is falling and
the gauge reading is forecast to be near 12 feet, flooding of
forested areas near the river will occur.


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