540  
WGUS44 KLCH 121508  
FLWLCH  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
1008 AM CDT SAT AUG 12 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN LOUISIANA...  
 
CALCASIEU RIVER AT OLD TOWN BAY  
 
LAC019-130508-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FL.W.0093.170812T1508Z-170817T1200Z/  
/OTBL1.1.ER.170812T1400Z.170812T1800Z.170816T1200Z.NO/  
1008 AM CDT SAT AUG 12 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE CALCASIEU RIVER AT OLD TOWN BAY.  
* UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 5:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.9 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE THIS MORNING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 4.1 FEET BY THIS AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
* 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  
 

 
 
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