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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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1005 am CDT sun may 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Shreveport, Louisiana.
* From this morning until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 900 am Sunday the stage was 30.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late this Sunday morning and
continue to rise to near 32.0 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact... the south part of Martin Luther King drive in North
Shreveport is flooded and closed. Expect major backwater flooding
along Twelve Mile bayou and Cross Bayou.


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




1005 am CDT sun may 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Grand Ecore, Louisiana.
* From this evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 900 am Sunday the stage was 31.3 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 33 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage this Sunday evening and continue to rise
to near 41.0 feet by Thursday morning.
* Impact... at 41.0 feet... severe backwater flooding along Bayou Pierre
with backup of water into black, clear and Saline lakes will take
place. Also expect several thousand acres of floodplain inundated
near the levees.


Lat... Lon 3192 9323 3187 9309 3152 9270 3151 9274 3192 9330


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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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