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Louisiana, La Salle

Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:52 AM CDT on May 21, 2015

Expires 12:52 PM EDT on May 22, 2015


The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Little River of Louisiana near Rochelle.
* From this evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 1130 am Thursday the stage was 31.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 32 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
rise to near 34.0 feet by Monday early afternoon.
* Impact... minor lowland flooding.


Lat... Lon 3179 9234 3149 9218 3149 9225 3161 9240 3179 9239





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 11:40 PM CDT on May 21, 2015


... Flood potential increasing on the Red River...

... Latest Red River stages and forecast crest information...

The 11 PM Thursday stage on the Red River near DeKalb Texas at Pecan
Point was 24.3 feet. The river is expected to rise and crest near
30.6 feet by Sunday morning... may 24. Flood stage near DeKalb Texas
is 24 feet.

The 11 PM Thursday stage on the Red River at Fulton Arkansas was
20.4 feet. The river will rise to near 23.4 feet by Tuesday... may
26th. Flood stage is 27 feet.

The 11 PM Thursday stage on the Red River at Shreveport Louisiana
was 28.7 feet. The river will continue to rise and crest near 31.5
feet by Saturday... may 30th. Flood stage at Shreveport is 30 feet.

The 11 PM Thursday stage on the Red River at Coushatta Louisiana was
31.8 feet. The river is expected to rise to 33 feet by the end of
may. Flood stage at Coushatta is 31 feet.

The 11 PM Thursday stage on the Red River at Grand Ecore Louisiana
was 35.9 feet. The Red River will rise to near 37 feet by the
beginning of June. Flood stage at Grand Ecore is 33 feet.

Additional very heavy rainfall is expected across the Red River
basin both upstream and downstream of Lake Texoma in North Texas
throughout this upcoming Memorial Day Holiday weekend. Nearly all of
the red river's tributaries in southern Oklahoma and North Texas
remain above flood stage. Soils in the Red River basin remain
saturated from this very wet Spring of 2015. Also Lake Texoma on
the Red River and tributary reservoirs to the Red River remain quite
high as well from stored flood waters.

Area residents... ranchers... and farmers in northeast Texas and
southeast Oklahoma along the Red River need to closely monitor
weather conditions as well as closely monitor river and lake stages
through the first week of June. If a Flood Warning for major
flooding is issued... be prepared to act quickly to protect
life... property... and livestock.


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