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Flood Warning

Statement as of 6:29 AM CDT on May 03, 2016

Expires 7:29 AM EDT on May 04, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Red Chute bayou at Sligo, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 600 am Tuesday the stage was 34.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... expect little change to very slow falls through
Wednesday morning as the Red Chute bayou crests at 34.0 feet.
* Impact... at 34.0 feet... flooding will begin to affect the Mobile
Home Park in the Sligo community. Preparations should be rushed to
completion for major flooding.


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




913 PM CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Coushatta.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Monday the stage was 31.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 37.0 feet by
Friday evening then begin falling.
* 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




913 PM CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Shreveport.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Monday the stage was 31.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 32.0 feet by
Thursday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 32.5 feet... the area south of Interstate 20 and traffic
street exit and also near Hamilton Road area in Bossier City
floods. Also the south part of Martin Luther King drive in North
Shreveport is flooded and closed.


Lat... Lon 3273 9374 3220 9342 3220 9350 3273 9389 3273 9384




1111 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Bodcau bayou at bayou Bodcau Lake.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 400 am Monday the pool stage was 186.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood pool stage is 172 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 191.5 feet by
Saturday evening then begin falling.
* Impact... at 192.0 feet... expect rather widespread lowland flooding.
Boats should be secured and moved away from the lake. Several
secondary roadways will be flooded and closed.


Lat... Lon 3282 9351 3289 9344 3272 9346 3270 9351 3277 9351


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1102 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Lake Bistineau.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Monday the pool stage was 142.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood pool stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 144.0 feet by
Friday evening. This flooding will be exacerbated by high water
from the flooded Red River.


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


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1057 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Dixie Inn, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Monday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Tuesday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 17.5 feet by Saturday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... lowland flooding will continue for several
more days. Expect the boat ramp to completely flood.


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


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