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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 7:48 PM CDT Oct. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Calcasieu River near Glenmora.
* Until Friday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:45 PM Sunday the stage was 11.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage after midnight tomorrow and
continue to rise to near 12.5 feet by Tuesday morning. The river
will fall below flood stage by early afternoon Friday.
* 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.
* Impact... at stages near 12.0 feet... when the river is falling and
the gauge reading is forecast to be near 12 feet, flooding of
forested areas near the river will occur.


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