039  
WGUS44 KLIX 191736  
FLWLIX  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA  
1136 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE HAS ISSUED  
A FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN LOUISIANA...  
 
THE COMITE RIVER AT COMITE JOOR RD AFFECTING EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAC033-201200-  
/O.NEW.KLIX.FL.W.0004.170120T0600Z-170120T1200Z/  
/CMTL1.1.ER.170120T0600Z.170120T0600Z.170120T0600Z.NO/  
1136 AM CST THU JAN 19 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW ORLEANS/BATON ROUGE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE COMITE RIVER AT COMITE JOOR RD.  
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO FRIDAY MORNING.  
* AT 11:15 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.1 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE RISING UNTIL CRESTING  
AT AROUND FLOOD STAGE BY LATE TONIGHT. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO  
FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 20.0 FEET...HIGH WATER WILL PREVENT RECREATIONAL AND  
INDUSTRIAL ACTIVITY FROM LOUISIANA HIGHWAY 64 DOWNSTREAM TO THE  
AMITE RIVER JUNCTION. FARM ANIMALS AND EQUIPMENT SHOULD BE MOVED TO  
HIGHER GROUND.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3066 9103 3066 9114 3056 9118 3046 9108 3046 9095  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3066 9103 3066 9114 3056 9118 3046 9108 3046 9095  
 

 
 
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