Rapides Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flood Warning
Statement as of 08:38 PM CDT em 23 de Maio de 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 PM Saturday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 13.1 feet
by Monday morning.
* 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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Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 10:41 PM CDT em 22 de Maio de 2015

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Red River affecting...
northeastern Rapides Parish in central Louisiana...
northwestern Avoyelles Parish in central Louisiana...

* until 1030 am CDT Monday

* at 1032 PM CDT... the Red River at Alexandria was 31.3 feet. The river
is forecast to remain nearly steady for the next several days. At
these levels overflow occurs on the Floodway side of the levee from
Alexandria to Acme. Recreational boaters should use extreme caution
due to High River flows. In addition... the public boat ramps in
rapids and Avoyelles parishes are currently closed.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated and
may cause a minor inconvenience.


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