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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:36 AM CST on February 24, 2018

Expires 5:47 PM EDT on March 22, 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Red River Landing.
* From Tuesday evening to Thursday March 22.
* At 9:00 am Saturday the stage was 44.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage the evening of
Tuesday February 27th and will continue to rise to near 56.0 feet
by the morning of Thursday March 15th.
* Impact... at 54.0 feet... all river islands along The Reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
farm land.
* Impact... at 51.0 feet... all river islands along The Reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact... at 48.0 feet... access roads will be inundated and
evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
the levees must be complete.
* Impact... at 46.0 feet... river traffic will become dangerous. A levee
crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
recommended.
* Impact... at 45.0 feet... between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
evacuation of the island is recommended.


Lat... Lon 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153




1034 am CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The National Weather Service in New Orleans/Baton Rouge has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Mississippi River at Baton Rouge.
* From Saturday March 03 to Thursday March 22.
* At 10:00 am Saturday the stage was 28.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage on Saturday March
3rd and will continue to rise to near 39.5 feet by Friday March 16th.
* Impact... at 38.0 feet... river traffic and Industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact... at 36.0 feet... river traffic and Industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact... at 35.0 feet... river islands from Red River Landing
downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.


Lat... Lon 3035 9113 3032 9130 3071 9159 3074 9130




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Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
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Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Iowa - Winter Weather Advisory
Kansas - Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Record Report
Louisiana - Tornado Watch , Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Maryland - Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Massachusetts - Winter Weather Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
Montana - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Blizzard Warning , Record Report
Nebraska - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning
New York - Areal Flood Warning , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
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Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
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Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Hydrologic Statement
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