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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:43 AM CDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 11:42 AM EDT on May 02, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Lake Bistineau.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Sunday the stage was 142.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 142.7 feet by
tomorrow evening. Additional rises are possible due to backwater
flooding.
* Impact... at 142.5 feet... expect some minor flooding of low area
camps, however, all access roadways will remain open.


Lat... Lon 3253 9331 3240 9334 3239 9343 3241 9345 3253 9335


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1043 am CDT sun may 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Dixie Inn.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 am Sunday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
continue to rise to near 17.5 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... lowland flooding will continue for several
more days. The Bayou will continue to slowly fall and flood
problems will decrease and end.


Lat... Lon 3282 9332 3253 9331 3253 9336 3259 9335 3282 9338




1030 am CDT sun may 1 2016

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Red Chute bayou at Sligo, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Sunday the stage was 33.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 34.0 feet by
Monday morning.
* Impact... considerable flooding between levee systems.


Lat... Lon 3259 9362 3229 9344 3228 9347 3244 9362 3258 9365


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1005 am CDT sun may 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Coushatta, Louisiana.
* From this evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 900 am Sunday the stage was 30.1 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage this Sunday evening and continue to
rise to near 37.0 feet by Wednesday morning.
* Impact... at 38.0 feet... major and near-record flooding occurs.
Several secondary roads flood and must be closed. Louisiana Highway
515 closed due to backwater flooding into Loggy Bayou.
Additionally, Lake Bistineau will rise above flood pool stage due
to backwater. Louisiana Highway 480 will be closed as well. Cattle
and equipment should be moved to higher ground well away from levee
systems. Expect extensive flooding in and near levee systems.


Lat... Lon 3220 9342 3192 9321 3192 9330 3204 9342 3220 9350




Record Report

Statement as of 2:45 AM CDT on May 01, 2016


... Daily rainfall record set on April 30th...

location old record new record years of data
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Shreveport la 2.15 in 1970 2.20 in 2016 records since 1871

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Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:30 AM CDT on May 01, 2016


... Public information statement...

... Storm damage survey to be conducted today in Wood County in
northeast Texas...

National Weather Service meteorologists will be conducting a storm
damage survey in Cherokee County in northeast Texas... to survey
damage resulting from the storms on Friday... April 29th.

Results of these storm surveys will be made available when the
surveys are completed.


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