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Texas, Orange

Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:44 AM CDT on April 30, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 am Saturday the stage was 24.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 25.5 feet by
early Wednesday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 26.0 feet... moderate lowland flooding will
occur. The lowest homes between Deweyville and the river begin to
flood, especially in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks sections.
Low-lying roads and a few homes in southwestern Beauregard Parish
have some flooding.
* 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




944 am CDT Sat Apr 30 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Neches River near Beaumont.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 am Saturday the stage was 4.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 6.5 feet by
Tuesday evening 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.
* Impact... at stages near 4.0 feet... minor flooding of Beaumont
Country Club and Colliers Ferry Park can be expected. Also flooding
in northwest Orange County south of River Oaks to Bunns Bluff can
be expected. Water may go over Four Oaks ranch Road in northwest
Orange County.


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




Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 2:11 PM CDT on April 30, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 02, 2016


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

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect 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 one 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.




Record Report

Statement as of 5:04 PM CDT on April 30, 2016


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

a record rainfall of 3.33 inch(es) was set at Lake Charles today.
This breaks the old record of 2.34 set in 1957.



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Wind Advisory
Arizona - Blowing Dust Advisory
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Record Report
American Samoa - Flash Flood Warning
California - Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flood Watch , Hydrologic Statement
Kentucky - Flash Flood Watch
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Record Report
Nevada - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
New York - Record Report
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Ohio - Flash Flood Watch
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Freeze Warning
Oregon - Record Report
South Carolina - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Texas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Record Report
Washington - Record Report
West Virginia - Flash Flood Watch
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory
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