002  
WGUS44 KLCH 221609  
FLWLCH  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
1109 AM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN LOUISIANA...  
 
CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR GLENMORA  
CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR SALT WATER BARRIER  
 
LAC079-230609-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0068.170525T0000Z-170525T1200Z/  
/GLML1.1.ER.170525T0000Z.170525T0000Z.170525T0600Z.NO/  
1109 AM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR GLENMORA.  
* FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING TO THURSDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING  
IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 9:45 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.4 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE  
WEDNESDAY EVENING.  
* 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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3115 9275 3105 9265 3090 9262 3090 9269 3113 9279  
 

 
 
LAC019-230609-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0069.170526T0000Z-170527T1200Z/  
/LCHL1.1.ER.170526T0000Z.170526T0000Z.170527T0000Z.NO/  
1109 AM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CALCASIEU RIVER NEAR SALT WATER BARRIER.  
* FROM THURSDAY EVENING TO SATURDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS  
CANCELLED.  
* AT 8:00 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.6 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE  
THURSDAY EVENING.  
* 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  
 

 
 
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