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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
901 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
  Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
  West Baton Rouge Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
RUSHING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY MOST VEHICLES INCLUDING PICKUPS. TURN
AROUND AND DON`T DROWN.

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC033-077-125-020801-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/RRLL1.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150331T2200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
901 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 53.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 53.1 feet by
  tomorrow morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
  River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
  and river bottom farm land will be under water.

&&

LAT...LON 3103 9153 3102 9170 3071 9159 3074 9137

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
901 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

  Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
  Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

  Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
  West Baton Rouge Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
RUSHING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY MOST VEHICLES INCLUDING PICKUPS. TURN
AROUND AND DON`T DROWN.

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC033-121-020801-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BTRL1.1.ER.150326T2240Z.150401T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
901 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 36.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 36.4 feet by
  tomorrow evening then begin falling.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
  river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
  safety regulations will be strictly enforced.

&&

LAT...LON 3074 9130 3071 9159 3032 9130 3035 9113

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
853 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015





...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Mississippi..

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
  Wilkinson Counties/Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 12 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites.


Additional information is available at:
http://ahps.srh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

The next regularly scheduled update is expected tonight between 8 and
10 PM.

&&

LAC029-MSC001-157-020753-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.1.ER.150324T1911Z.150331T2200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
853 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 49.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will was cresting and will remain around 49.9 feet.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Carthage Point Road becomes impassable.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Wed   Thu   Fri Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  49.9 Tue 08 PM  49.8  49.6  49.1     cresting


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
822 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas...

  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
  Sabine River Near Deweyville

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Neches River Near Town Bluff

LAC099-101-011522-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0025.150402T1200Z-150404T0000Z/
/MCGL1.1.ER.150402T1200Z.150402T1200Z.150403T1800Z.NO/
822 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* from Thursday morning to Friday evening...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 5.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to rise to near flood stage
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Flood stage. The city dock will
  be under water. Water will cover the lower end of Belleview Front
  Street in Berwick. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger
  river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly
  enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.

&&

LAT...LON 2995 9147 2986 9139 2951 9154 2939 9113
      2980 9110 2997 9124

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
822 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas...

  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
  Sabine River Near Deweyville

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Neches River Near Town Bluff

LAC011-019-TXC351-361-011522-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DWYT2.1.ER.150317T1230Z.150328T0500Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
822 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:45 PM Tuesday 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 to fall to a stage of 24.4 feet
  by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At stages near 24.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding will
  occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3061 9376 3031 9381 3008 9378 3005 9367
      3044 9364 3057 9363

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
822 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas...

  Atchafalaya River At Morgan City
  Sabine River Near Deweyville

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas...

  Neches River Near Town Bluff

TXC241-457-011522-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/TBFT2.1.ER.150312T0200Z.150322T1201Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
822 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neches River Near Town Bluff.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 68.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 64.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 68.4 feet.

&&

LAT...LON 3096 9432 3079 9420 3053 9418 3053 9399 3099 9415

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
709 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TXC199-241-361-011930-
/O.CON.KLCH.FA.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150401T1930Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ORANGE TX-HARDIN TX-JASPER TX-
709 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 230 PM CDT WEDNESDAY FOR
NORTHWESTERN ORANGE...EAST CENTRAL HARDIN AND SOUTHERN JASPER
COUNTIES...

AT 706 PM CDT...REPORTING GAUGES INDICATED FLOODING IS ONGOING
ALONG THE NECHES RIVER. THE WATER LEVELS ON THE NECHES RIVER AT
WEISS BLUFF ARE ESTIMATED TO BE NEAR 14.4 FEET AND THE LATEST
READING FROM THE NECHES SALTWATER BARRIER IS 3.7 FEET. THE RIVER
WILL CONTINUE FALLING SLOWLY OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

THESE WATER LEVELS WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE ADDITIONAL FLOODING TO
LOW LYING COMMUNITIES ALONG THE RIVER IN NORTHWEST ORANGE COUNTY
FROM AROUND LAKE VIEW TO THE SALTWATER BARRIER THROUGH WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... LAKEVIEW AND
WEISS BLUFF.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3030 9404 3028 9406 3024 9407 3018 9406
      3015 9409 3017 9412 3024 9414 3032 9415

$$

TWH

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
900 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TXC005-225-373-455-457-011400-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0036.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DIBT2.1.ER.150310T0515Z.150324T0815Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
900 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Neches River Near Diboll.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 AM Tuesday The stage was 13.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 13.3 feet
  by tomorrow morning.
* Impact...at 12.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding occurs.

&&

LAT...LON 3138 9492 3107 9455 3103 9459 3111 9485 3136 9500

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
900 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TXC001-073-225-011400-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-150403T0600Z/
/NCST2.1.ER.150306T0733Z.150313T1300Z.150402T1200Z.NO/
900 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Neches River Near Neches.
* until late Thursday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:30 AM Tuesday The stage was 12.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...at 12.0 feet...Expect minor lowland flooding of the heavily
  wooded floodplain. Ranchers that may have livestock and equipment
  in the river bottoms should move them to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3205 9551 3167 9524 3166 9537 3180 9544 3188 9548

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
900 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TXC001-073-225-455-011400-
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0035.000000T0000Z-150403T0600Z/
/ATOT2.2.ER.000000T0000Z.150314T1200Z.150401T1800Z.NO/
900 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

The flood warning continues for
  the Neches River Near Alto.
* until late Thursday night...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 AM Tuesday The stage was 16.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow early afternoon.
* Impact...at 16.0 feet...Boat ramps and picnic areas near the river
  will begin to flood. Ranchers should move cattle and equipment near
  the river to higher ground.

&&

LAT...LON 3167 9524 3152 9504 3138 9492 3133 9500 3166 9537

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
500 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

GMZ530-532-534-536-538-550-552-555-557-570-572-575-577-LAZ034>037-
039-040-046>050-056>072-MSZ068>071-077-080>082-011400-
LAKE PONTCHARTRAIN AND LAKE MAUREPAS-MISSISSIPPI SOUND-
LAKE BORGNE-CHANDELEUR SOUND-BRETON SOUND-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM BOOTHVILLE LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT FOURCHON TO LOWER ATCHAFALAYA RIVER FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
TO PORT FOURCHON FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM STAKE ISLAND LA TO THE SOUTHWEST PASS OF THE
MISSISSIPPI RIVER FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM PASCAGOULA MS TO STAKE ISLAND LA FROM 20 TO
60 NM-POINTE COUPEE-WEST FELICIANA-EAST FELICIANA-ST. HELENA-
WASHINGTON-ST. TAMMANY-IBERVILLE-WEST BATON ROUGE-
EAST BATON ROUGE-ASCENSION-LIVINGSTON-ASSUMPTION-ST. JAMES-
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST-UPPER LAFOURCHE-ST. CHARLES-UPPER JEFFERSON-
ORLEANS-UPPER PLAQUEMINES-UPPER ST. BERNARD-UPPER TERREBONNE-
LOWER TERREBONNE-LOWER LAFOURCHE-LOWER JEFFERSON-
LOWER PLAQUEMINES-LOWER ST. BERNARD-NORTHERN TANGIPAHOA-
SOUTHERN TANGIPAHOA-WILKINSON-AMITE-PIKE-WALTHALL-PEARL RIVER-
HANCOCK-HARRISON-JACKSON-
500 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST
LOUISIANA...SOUTH MISSISSIPPI AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT...OTHERWISE NO
HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING
HOURS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. AT THIS TIME...ORGANIZED SEVERE
WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED WEDNESDAY OR THURSDAY.

A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI AND
SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA OVERNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS FRONT. A FEW STORMS COULD BE STRONG TO
SEVERE FRIDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY OVER SOUTHWEST
MISSISSIPPI. BEHIND THE FRONT...GUSTY WINDS MAY CAUSE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS OVER THE COASTAL WATERS ON SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
339 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-012045-
AUSTIN-BRAZORIA-BRAZOS-BURLESON-CHAMBERS-COLORADO-FORT BEND-
GALVESTON-GRIMES-HARRIS-HOUSTON-JACKSON-LIBERTY-MADISON-MATAGORDA-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-WALLER-WASHINGTON-
WHARTON-
339 PM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

PATCHY FOG WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT. THE FOG COULD BECOME LOCALLY
DENSE IN A FEW LOCATIONS. BE PREPARED FOR RAPIDLY CHANGING
VISIBILITIES IF OUT LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

ON WEDNESDAY...AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION MAINLY DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS SOUTHEAST TEXAS FRIDAY NIGHT AND
THIS FEATURE WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO
THE AREA. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS THE AREA ON SUNDAY
AND BRING YET MORE RAIN AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA
1146 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

LAZ001>006-010>014-017>022-TXZ136>138-149>153-165>167-011700-
CADDO-BOSSIER-WEBSTER-CLAIBORNE-LINCOLN-UNION-DE SOTO-RED RIVER-
BIENVILLE-JACKSON-OUACHITA-SABINE-NATCHITOCHES-WINN-GRANT-
CALDWELL-LA SALLE-SMITH-GREGG-HARRISON-CHEROKEE-RUSK-PANOLA-
NACOGDOCHES-SHELBY-ANGELINA-SAN AUGUSTINE-
1146 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
LOUISIANA...NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...TEXAS AND NORTHEAST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY...

THE THREAT OF ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WORK WEEK...WITH COVERAGE INCREASING FOR
THE LATTER PART OF THE WORK WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

ACTIVATION OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PERSONNEL...AMATEUR RADIO
OPERATORS...AND STORM SPOTTERS WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

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