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Flash Flood Warning

Statement as of 12:45 PM CDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on May 01, 2016


The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Orange County in southeastern Texas...
northern Jefferson County in southeastern Texas...

* until 445 PM CDT

* at 1243 PM CDT... Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have
already fallen. Underpasses have been reported flooded in the
Beaumont area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Beaumont... Port Arthur... Vidor... Bridge City... Nome... Central Gardens...
Mauriceville... Bevil Oaks... China... Rose City... Pine Forest... Lakeview
and Orangefield.

Additional rainfall amounts of one to two inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please avoid travel is possible and do not drive your vehicle
through flooded roadways.


Lat... Lon 3010 9440 3012 9430 3014 9428 3017 9427
      3017 9424 3018 9421 3019 9421 3018 9419
      3019 9418 3017 9417 3016 9411 3020 9409
      3022 9412 3024 9412 3024 9380 3000 9379
      2999 9381 2994 9443 3011 9444




1105 am CDT sun may 1 2016

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northeastern Cameron Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
Jefferson Davis Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana...
eastern Orange County in southeastern Texas...

* until 500 PM CDT Sunday

* at 1059 am CDT... Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain falling across the warned area. Three to five inches of
rain have fallen in the past 12 hours. This is in addition to
several inches of rain that occurred over the area yesterday. Flash
flooding is already occurring with several roads in the area
flooded. While the rain has slacked off for the time being over
much of the warned area... additional showers and thunderstorms are
developing over portions of Orange County and Calcasieu Parish.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lake Charles... Sulphur... Orange... Jennings... Westlake... West Orange...
Welsh... Vinton... Iowa... Lake Arthur... Fenton... Moss Bluff... Lake Charles
Regional Airport... Starks... Lacassine National Wildlife Refuge...
Hayes... Grand Lake... Klondike... Gillis and Buller.

Additional rainfall amounts of one to two inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please delay travel if possible. There have been reports of cars
flooding out... or the wake from passing motorists causing additional
property damage.


Lat... Lon 2999 9327 3005 9329 3005 9333 3000 9334
      3001 9380 3024 9381 3025 9371 3038 9376
      3040 9313 3044 9306 3044 9278 3047 9263
      3043 9260 3038 9263 3023 9262 3020 9259
      3009 9262 3004 9272 3004 9262 2997 9262


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1034 am CDT sun may 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 am Sunday the stage was 24.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 25.3 feet by
early Wednesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 25.0 feet... lowest roads beside the river
flood around Deweyville and subject to being closed. In addition,
low-lying roads in southwest Beauregard Parish are flooded
including Robert Clark Road. Flooding occurs on the south side of
Niblett Bluff park with access roads to Camp houses cut off around
the park. Access roads to the river in northeastern Orange County
become flooded.


Lat... Lon 3061 9376 3031 9381 3008 9378 3005 9367
      3044 9364 3057 9363




1022 am CDT sun may 1 2016

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Neches River near Beaumont.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 am Sunday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 7.0 feet by early
Wednesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 7.0 feet... moderate flooding is occurring.
Colliers Ferry Park is under water, and flooding of secondary roads
near the river can be expected.


Lat... Lon 3019 9417 3023 9411 3004 9378 2992 9387 2998 9406




Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 12:56 PM CDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on May 01, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday evening...

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... Hardin... Jefferson...
northern Jasper... northern Newton... Orange... southern Jasper...
   southern Newton and Tyler.

* Through Monday evening

* rainfall amounts of two to four inches is possible in the watch
area... with locally higher amounts.

* Primary impacts will be flash flooding of low lying locations
especially in urban areas with poor drainage or along low
lying rural roads. Flooding of streams... creeks and bayous can
be expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

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




519 am CDT sun may 1 2016

... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect until 5 PM CDT this
afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a coastal
Flood Advisory... which is in effect until 5 PM CDT this
afternoon.

* Coastal flooding... tide levels will range between 3.0 and 3.5
MLLW around astronomical high tide.

* Timing... through this afternoon.

* Impacts... minor flooding with water in low spots on area roads
near Sabine Pass... Cameron... Hackberry... Intracoastal City...
Delcambre... Cypremort Point... Franklin... and Morgan City.

Also... minor flooding with water across roads near Sabine Lake...
Calcasieu Lake and along the lower Calcasieu River south of the
saltwater barrier.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.



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Record Report

Statement as of 5:33 AM CDT on May 01, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Lake Charles...

a record rainfall of 3.34 inch(es) was set at Lake Charles yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 2.34 set in 1957.



Local Storm Report



05/01/2016 0530 am

5 miles SSE of Deweyville, Orange County.

Heavy rain m5.08 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station 9 N Orange /oret2/




05/01/2016 0530 am

5 miles SSE of Deweyville, Orange County.

Heavy rain m5.08 inch, reported by co-op observer.


            Co-op observer station 9 N Orange /oret2/


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 2:03 PM CDT on May 01, 2016


... Rainfall reports past 12 hours...

Location amount time/date provider

... Louisiana...

... Acadia County...
bayou Nezpique 2.95 in 0100 PM 05/01 GOES
1 N Rayne 0.48 in 0150 PM 05/01 cwop

... Allen County...
Calcasieu @ Kinder 2.89 in 0100 PM 05/01 coop
Mittie 2.08 in 0100 PM 05/01 hads
Calcasieu River 1.83 in 0100 PM 05/01 GOES

... Beauregard County...
2 ENE Bon Wier 0.74 in 0115 PM 05/01 coop
4 NNE Bundick Lake 0.48 in 0149 PM 05/01 cwop
Bundick creek near De Ridder 0.15 in 0115 PM 05/01 GOES

... Calcasieu County...
W-14 @ Joe spears Rd 7.56 in 0829 am 05/01 alert
kayouchee Coulee pump statio 3.94 in 0828 am 05/01 alert
contraband bayou @ 18th stre 3.50 in 0828 am 05/01 alert
Hampton Coulee @ Loree stree 3.46 in 0829 am 05/01 alert
4 SSW Lake Charles 3.30 in 0148 PM 05/01 cwop
W-6 @ Ward line Road 2.95 in 0821 am 05/01 alert
Kenner Gully at mark lebleu 2.32 in 0829 am 05/01 alert
bayou dinde @ picard St 2.24 in 0827 am 05/01 alert
W-4 @ Nelson Road 2.20 in 0825 am 05/01 alert
2 NE Lake Charles 2.11 in 0150 PM 05/01 cwop
4 WSW Gillis 2.09 in 0153 PM 05/01 cwop
l-36b @ Hwy 27 1.81 in 0812 am 05/01 alert
bayou arsene @ Hecker Rd 1.74 in 0814 am 05/01 alert
eb l-14 @ Iowa baseball fiel 1.73 in 0826 am 05/01 alert
Choupique bayou @ Hwy 90 1.73 in 0803 am 05/01 alert
Belfield ditch @ Belfield ro 1.65 in 0823 am 05/01 alert
Goldsmith canal @ goos Rd 1.19 in 0823 am 05/01 alert
Lacassine bayou @ lorrain br 0.40 in 0817 am 05/01 alert
1 WNW Sulphur 0.16 in 0155 PM 05/01 cwop

... Cameron County...
5 SSE Hackberry 0.61 in 0149 PM 05/01 RAWS
2 ENE Lacassine National 0.27 in 0146 PM 05/01 RAWS

... Iberia County...
2 ESE New Iberia 1.53 in 0149 PM 05/01 cwop

... Jefferson Davis County...
2 WSW Lake Arthur 0.65 in 0154 PM 05/01 cwop

... Rapides County...
6 se Gardner 0.09 in 0146 PM 05/01 RAWS
2 WSW Alexandria 0.02 in 0153 PM 05/01 cwop

... St. Landry County...
Atchafalaya River at melvill 0.34 in 0100 PM 05/01 GOES

... St. Martin County...
bayou Vermilion 4.79 in 0100 PM 05/01 GOES
3 N New Iberia 3.94 in 0152 PM 05/01 cwop
la Lafayette 13 se 1.21 in 0100 PM 05/01 GOES
vermilon rvr 0.01 in 1100 am 05/01 GOES

... Vermilion County...
2 E Pecan Island 2.58 in 0145 PM 05/01 cwop
5 ENE Forked Island 1.57 in 0149 PM 05/01 cwop

... Vernon County...
7 NNW Pitkin 0.71 in 0129 PM 05/01 RAWS
Vernon - fts 0.63 in 1259 PM 05/01 RAWS

... Texas...

... Hardin County...
Pine Island Bayou @ S.H. 105 2.48 in 0833 am 05/01 alert
2 WNW Evadale 0.10 in 0100 PM 05/01 hads
3 N Silsbee 0.03 in 0154 PM 05/01 cwop
Black Creek @ S.H. 326 0.03 in 0853 am 05/01 alert

... Jefferson County...
eastex freeway @ ditch 001 3.23 in 1059 am 05/01 alert
Tram Road @ ditch 1002 3.07 in 1145 am 05/01 alert
f.M. 1406 @ North Fork taylo 3.07 in 0138 PM 05/01 alert
plant Road @ ditch 903 2.99 in 1018 am 05/01 alert
Tram Rd. @ Walker ditch 1000 2.95 in 1006 am 05/01 alert
Pine Island Bayou near sourl 2.70 in 0145 PM 05/01 GOES
East Lucas @ditch 002 2.64 in 1122 am 05/01 alert
Forest Trail @ ditch 1202 2.64 in 1246 PM 05/01 alert
best Rd @ l.N.V.A. Pump stat 2.56 in 0952 am 05/01 alert
south 8th St @ ditch 110 2.56 in 0141 PM 05/01 alert
South China r.D @ ditch 608 2.52 in 1237 PM 05/01 alert
Beaumont yacht club @ Neches 2.48 in 1214 PM 05/01 alert
Washington Blvd @ Caldwell c 2.48 in 0140 PM 05/01 alert
Turner Road @ ditch 600 2.44 in 0126 PM 05/01 alert
4 E Bevil Oaks 2.35 in 0153 PM 05/01 cwop
Folsom Road @ Hillebrandt ba 2.25 in 0835 am 05/01 alert
sh 124 @ Hillebrandt bayou 2.25 in 1252 PM 05/01 alert
Ridgewood retirement center 2.16 in 0142 PM 05/01 alert
Gladys Ave @ hillebrant bayo 2.09 in 0135 PM 05/01 alert
Laurel and eastex freeway @ 2.05 in 1258 PM 05/01 alert
Walden Road @ ditch 202 2.04 in 1257 PM 05/01 alert
Moore Rd. Detention pond 1.96 in 0100 PM 05/01 alert
Taylor bayou @ S.H. 73 bridg 1.81 in 1209 PM 05/01 alert
S. Pine Island Rd @ ditch 60 1.77 in 0112 PM 05/01 alert
prutzman Rd @ ditch Amelia c 1.73 in 0144 PM 05/01 alert
Landis drive @ ditch 202b 1.73 in 1256 PM 05/01 alert
east Lane @ ditch 200 1.69 in 0136 PM 05/01 alert
Kidd Road @ ditch 406b 1.54 in 0127 PM 05/01 alert
1 NNW Beaumont 1.50 in 0150 PM 05/01 cwop
S. H. 326 @ Pine Island Bay 1.50 in 0144 PM 05/01 alert
Hillebrandt bayou @ hillebra 1.34 in 0944 am 05/01 alert
Clam Lake Road @ Ten Mile cu 1.26 in 0133 PM 05/01 alert
marsh unit @ Highway 87 @ PA 1.22 in 0101 PM 05/01 alert
frint Road @ Willow Marsh ba 1.14 in 0126 PM 05/01 alert
Sabine ranch @ ditch 550 1.11 in 1157 am 05/01 alert
Taylor bayou @ navigation di 1.07 in 0926 am 05/01 alert
state Hwy 365 @ Green Pond g 1.07 in 0144 PM 05/01 alert
boondocks Rd. @ Taylors ba 1.06 in 1132 am 05/01 alert
LaBelle ranch property @ dit 1.02 in 1223 PM 05/01 alert
LaBelle Road @ Taylor bayou 0.95 in 1106 am 05/01 alert
lnva cheek canal @ ditch 407 0.71 in 1127 am 05/01 alert
LaBelle Road @ pevitot bayou 0.67 in 1051 am 05/01 alert
giww @ Salt Bayou outfall 0.63 in 0106 PM 05/01 alert
stupkas Camp @ giww 0.59 in 1127 am 05/01 alert
Star Lake @ giww 0.55 in 0958 am 05/01 alert
mahaw bayou @ Wilber Rd 0.55 in 1020 am 05/01 alert
mahaw bayou @ englin Rd 0.55 in 1254 PM 05/01 alert
Highland Ave @ ditch 104 0.55 in 0140 PM 05/01 alert
4 WNW sea rim State Park 0.53 in 0135 PM 05/01 RAWS
state Hwy 124 @ North Fork T 0.52 in 0133 PM 05/01 alert
mahaw bayou @ Brush Island r 0.51 in 0131 PM 05/01 alert
giww @ S. H. 87 bridge 0.47 in 1242 PM 05/01 alert

... Newton County...
Toledo Bend dam 0.07 in 0130 PM 05/01 GOES
4 E Buna 0.02 in 0105 PM 05/01 RAWS

... Orange County...
Sabine River near Orange 2.03 in 0115 PM 05/01 GOES

... Tyler County...
town Bluff 0.03 in 0100 PM 05/01 hads

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposure. Not all data listed are considered official.


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