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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:03 PM CDT on May 03, 2016

Expires 12:02 PM EDT on May 04, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* From Thursday afternoon until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 8:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 12.5 feet by Friday evening.
* Impact... at stages near 12.0 feet... when the river is rising and
the gauge reading is forecast to reach 12 feet or higher. Roads
upstream from Glenmora, including strothers crossing Road near the
community of Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have
water on them and are subject to being closed. Also, flooding of
forested areas near the river will occur.


Lat... Lon 3113 9279 3090 9269 3090 9262 3105 9265 3115 9275




903 PM CDT Tue may 3 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River near Alexandria.
* From Thursday morning until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 28.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late Thursday morning and
continue to rise to near 37.5 feet by Sunday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 37.5 feet... water reaches top of the rails
of The Union Pacific Railroad bridge at Boyce. Considerable
backwater flooding will occur.


Lat... Lon 3160 9271 3143 9285 3105 9223 3122 9173
      3138 9185 3125 9227




Record Report

Statement as of 3:31 AM CDT on May 02, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Beaumont Port Arthur...

a record rainfall of 2.64 inch(es) was set at Beaumont Port Arthur yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 2.48 set in 1967.


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