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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
1006 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

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

  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

LAC019-210505-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0157.191025T0800Z-000000T0000Z/
/OTBL1.1.WT.191025T0800Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1006 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay.
* from late Thursday night until further notice...or until the
  warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 AM Sunday the stage was estimated at 4.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fluctuate around flood stage for the
  next several days.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Water over lowest portions of
  Goos Ferry Road. Cars should be moved to higher ground.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor flooding of Goos Ferry
  Road will occur.
* Impact...At stages near 3.5 feet...Ponding of water on low spots
  along Goos Ferry Road will occur.

&&

LAT...LON 3038 9314 3031 9303 3025 9308 3019 9321 3030 9329

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
1006 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

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

  Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay
  Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier

LAC019-210505-
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0158.000000T0000Z-191025T0112Z/
/LCHL1.1.WT.191023T0800Z.000000T0000Z.191024T1312Z.NO/
1006 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Calcasieu River Near Salt Water Barrier.
* until Thursday evening...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 AM Sunday the stage was 4.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fluctuate around flood stage for the
  next several days.
* Impact...At stages near 4.5 feet...Water covers portions of River
  Road in north Lake Charles.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Minor marshland flooding
  occurs. Flooding also begins on River Road in north Lake Charles.

&&

LAT...LON 3036 9309 3029 9303 3014 9328 3017 9335 3035 9332

$$


Coastal Flood Advisory


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
326 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

...Minor Coastal Flooding Will Continue Through The Weekend...

.A developing and persistent long fetch of southeast flow will
help keep elevated tides along the coast, likely until a cold
front moves through on late Monday. Minor coastal flooding will
be possible during the times of high astronomical tide.

LAZ041-052>054-073-074-TXZ215-216-202100-
/O.EXT.KLCH.CF.Y.0014.000000T0000Z-191021T1600Z/
Calcasieu-Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-West Cameron-East Cameron-
Jefferson-Orange-
326 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CDT MONDAY...

* COASTAL FLOODING...Minor coastal flooding of around 1.5 to 2
  feet mean higher high water or above ground level right along
  the coast and around the coastal lakes and bays.

* TIMING...During high tide along the coast early this morning
  and again this evening into Monday Morning. Also, during high
  tide in the inland lakes and bays during Monday morning.

* IMPACTS...Minor flooding of roads along the coast and roads
  along the tidal waterways.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.

&&

$$


Coastal Flood Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX
425 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

...Elevated Water Levels Tonight...

.Elevated water levels are again expected tonight. Tides will
rise to near 3.7 feet above MLLW at hide tide tonight along the
Gulf facing beaches. Strong rip currents are also possible through
tonight.

TXZ436>438-210100-
/O.EXT.KHGX.CF.S.0003.000000T0000Z-191021T1200Z/
Brazoria Islands-Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-
Matagorda Islands-
425 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

...Elevated Water Levels Tonight...

* COASTAL FLOODING...Water levels could reach 3.7 feet above
  MLLW at high tide tonight.

* RIP CURRENTS...Strong rip currents will remain possible through
  tonight.

* TIMING...Peak water levels should occur tonight between 9
  PM and 5 AM along Gulf facing beaches. Elevated rip current hazard
  through tonight.

* IMPACTS...At 3.7 feet above MLLW, parts of Toddville Road will
  begin to flood and water will cover parts of Beach Dr. in
  Surfside. During times of high tide, emergency management has
  reported water over the bulk heads along Jamaica Beach. Any
  impacts that were seen the past couple of days may be seen again
  tonight.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away
from shore...which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the
sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins...
jetties and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards...beach patrol
flags and signs.

If you become caught in a rip current...yell for help. Remain
calm...do not exhaust yourself and stay afloat while waiting for
help. If you have to swim out of a rip current...SWIM PARALLEL TO
SHORE and back toward the beach when possible. Do not attempt to
swim directly against a rip current as you will tire quickly.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1243 PM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

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>082-210545-
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas-Mississippi Sound-
Lake Borgne-Chandeleur Sound-Breton Sound-
Coastal Waters from Port Fourchon LA to Lower Atchafalaya River
LA out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from the Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River
to Port Fourchon Louisiana out 20 NM-
Coastal Waters from Boothville LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island out
20 NM-
Coastal waters from Port Fourchon Louisiana to Lower Atchafalaya
River LA from 20 to 60 NM-
Coastal waters from Southwest Pass of the Mississippi River to
Port Fourchon Louisiana from 20 to 60 NM-
Coastal Waters from Stake Island LA to Southwest Pass of the
Mississippi River from 20 to 60 nm-
Coastal waters from Pascagoula Mississippi to Stake Island
Louisiana out 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-
1243 PM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Southeast
Louisiana...South Mississippi and the adjacent coastal waters.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Isolated to scattered showers and storms are forecast from late
this afternoon through tonight, however severe weather is not
anticipated.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

There is a Slight Risk of severe storms over East Central
Louisiana and Southwest Mississippi Monday and Monday evening,
mainly north of a line from Franklinton to Bayou Sorrel, including
the McComb and Baton Rouge areas. A Marginal Risk of severe
storms exist across the rest of Southern Mississippi and Southeast
Louisiana Monday and Monday evening.

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible Monday afternoon and
evening as a cold front moves through. Damaging winds are the
primary threat. Secondary threats are a tornado or two in and
around the Slight Risk area Monday and Monday evening.

In addition, small craft advisory conditions are expected over
the coastal waters Monday night through early Wednesday morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed on Monday to monitor severe
thunderstorm activity.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1224 PM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

ARZ073-LAZ004>006-010>014-017>022-TXZ152-153-165>167-211200-
Union-Claiborne-Lincoln-De Soto-Red River-Bienville-Jackson-
Ouachita-Sabine-Natchitoches-Winn-Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-
Nacogdoches-Shelby-Angelina-San Augustine-
1224 PM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of south central
Arkansas, north central Louisiana, northwest Louisiana and east
Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

Isolated to widely scattered showers and thunderstorms will be
possible across the region late this afternoon into the overnight
hours. No severe weather is expected through tonight at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday...

Scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms will become likely
Monday across the region with some of these storms possibly
containing large hail and damaging thunderstorm wind gusts. An
isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. This activity should move
south and east of the region late Monday afternoon or Monday
Evening.

Additional strong thunderstorms will be possible across the region
sometime late Thursday or Friday of the upcoming work week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel...amateur radio
operators...and storm spotters should not be needed tonight but
will likely become needed on Monday.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
1224 PM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

ARZ050-051-059>061-070>072-LAZ001>003-OKZ077-TXZ096-097-108>112-
124>126-136>138-149>151-211200-
Sevier-Howard-Little River-Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-
Columbia-Caddo-Bossier-Webster-McCurtain-Red River-Bowie-Franklin-
Titus-Camp-Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-Marion-Smith-Gregg-Harrison-
Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-
1224 PM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southwest
Arkansas, northwest Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma and northeast
Texas.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight...

Late tonight, strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to
develop across North Texas and Eastern Oklahoma and move southeast
into the Middle Red River Valley of Northeast Texas, Southeast
Oklahoma and Southwest Arkansas. These storms will have the
capability of producing strong and damaging wind gusts, large hail
and isolated tornadoes. This threat will move southeast through
the predawn hours Monday Morning and could possibly move into
extreme Northwest Louisiana near sunrise. Locally heavy rainfall
could also result in a flash flooding concern after midnight
across the northern third of Northeast Texas, Southeast Oklahoma
and Southwest Arkansas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday...

The severe weather threat should shift south and east of the
region Monday Morning.

Additional strong thunderstorms will be possible across the region
sometime late Thursday or Friday of the upcoming work week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Activation of emergency management personnel...amateur radio
operators...and storm spotters will likely be needed late tonight.

$$

13

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
522 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

LAZ027>033-041>045-052>055-073-074-TXZ180-201-215-216-259>262-
211030-
Vernon-Rapides-Avoyelles-Beauregard-Allen-Evangeline-St. Landry-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-West Cameron-
East Cameron-Tyler-Hardin-Jefferson-Orange-Northern Jasper-
Northern Newton-Southern Jasper-Southern Newton-
522 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of central
Louisiana, south central Louisiana, southwest Louisiana, west
central Louisiana, and southeast Texas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated to scattered showers and storms are forecast, however
severe weather is not anticipated.

Minor coastal flooding will be possible during high tide times
right along the coast and inland of coastal lakes and bays.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A cold front will move through the region late Monday. Showers and
storms are expected and some storms may become strong to severe. A
marginal risk exist for most of the area, however the East Texas
Lakes and Central Louisiana has a slight risk of severe storms.

Minor coastal flooding will be possible during high tide times
right along the coast and inland of coastal lakes and bays.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
522 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

GMZ430-432-435-450-452-455-470-472-475-211030-
Sabine Lake-Calcasieu Lake-Vermilion Bay-
Coastal waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City
LA out 20 NM-
Waters from Cameron LA to High Island TX from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Intracoastal City to Cameron LA from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Lower Atchafalaya River to Intracoastal City LA from
20 to 60 NM-
522 AM CDT Sun Oct 20 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Gulf of Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A moderate onshore flow will occur today.

Isolated showers and storms are possible.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A moderate to strong onshore flow will occur ahead of the front
while a strong offshore flow is expected behind the front Tuesday.

Thunderstorms are expected ahead and along a cold front from
Sunday night into Monday night. Locally higher winds and seas,
along with occasional to frequent cloud to water lightning can be
expected with the storms.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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