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Louisiana, Allen

Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 2:04 PM CDT on August 30, 2014

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on August 30, 2014


... A Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 600 PM CDT for
Jefferson Davis... eastern Calcasieu... Allen... southeastern Beauregard
and Evangeline parishes...

At 157 PM CDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar continued to
indicate light to moderate rain across the warned area. While the
heaviest rain has ended for now and urban flooding is subsiding,
gauges along ditches, bayous, and rivers indicate waters levels are
still rising as rain water flows toward lower locations. Motorist
are urged to use caution and find an alternate Route if possible
where water is flowing across roadways.

Locations in the warning include but are not limited to Indian
Lake... Chicot State Park... Bayou Chicot... Allen Parish
Airport... Turkey Creek... Pine Prairie... Oakdale... Elizabeth and
Beaver.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.


Lat... Lon 3097 9234 3096 9228 3094 9228 3090 9224
      3082 9221 3049 9247 3048 9263 3044 9261
      3004 9294 3005 9353 3089 9280 3089 9251
      3091 9248 3095 9248 3098 9241 3099 9236



Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:15 PM CDT on August 30, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on September 02, 2014


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight CDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Louisiana and southeast Texas... including the
following areas... in Louisiana... Acadia... Allen... Avoyelles...
Beauregard... Calcasieu... East Cameron... Evangeline... Iberia...
Jefferson Davis... Lafayette... lower St. Martin... Rapides... St.
Landry... St. Mary... upper St. Martin... Vermilion... Vernon and
West Cameron. In southeast Texas... Jefferson and Orange.

* Until midnight CDT tonight

* average total rain amounts of 2 inches will be possible through
this evening... with isolated amounts up to 4 inches possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




946 am CDT Sat Aug 30 2014

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Calcasieu River near Kinder
* from Sunday morning to Wednesday afternoon.
* At 7:30 am Saturday the stage was 2.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by tomorrow morning.
* Impact... at stages near 16.0 feet... flooding of wooded areas near
the river will occur.


Lat... Lon 3058 9290 3035 9318 3033 9309 3045 9293 3059 9277




946 am CDT Sat Aug 30 2014

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the whisky chitto creek near Mittie
* from Tuesday morning to Tuesday evening.
* At 9:15 am Saturday the stage was 2.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 15.0 feet... minor lowland flooding near
the creek will occur.


Lat... Lon 3071 9290 3060 9295 3050 9293 3050 9291 3071 9289




Local Storm Report



08/30/2014 0230 PM

4 miles WNW of Kinder, Allen Parish.

Heavy rain m5.63 inch, reported by mesonet.





08/30/2014 0944 am

Kinder, Allen Parish.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Numerous roads reported flooded in and around Kinder.





08/30/2014 0825 am

Kinder, Allen Parish.

Flash flood, reported by trained spotter.


            Storm spotter reports 1-2 inches of water on secondary
            roads in Kinder.



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