Statement as of 8:23 PM CDT on March 19, 2018
Expires 11:23 AM EDT on March 20, 2018
The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* From Tuesday afternoon until further notice... or until the warning
* At 7:45 PM Monday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 13.0 feet by Thursday early afternoon.
* Impact... at stages near 12.0 feet... when the river is rising and
the gauge reading is forecast to reach 12 feet or higher. Roads
upstream from Glenmora, including strothers crossing Road near the
community of Calcasieu and Price Crossing Road near Hineston have
water on them and are subject to being closed. Also, flooding of
forested areas near the river will occur.
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