658  
WGUS84 KSHV 161351  
FLSSHV  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SHREVEPORT LA  
851 AM CDT TUE APR 16 2024  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
LOUISIANA...  
 
CYPRESS BAYOU AT WALLACE LAKE AFFECTING CADDO AND DE SOTO  
PARISHES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DO NOT DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  
CAUTION IS URGED WHEN WALKING NEAR RIVERBANKS.  
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
MOTORISTS SHOULD NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE AROUND BARRICADES OR DRIVE  
CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  
 
FOR MORE HYDROLOGIC INFORMATION, COPY AND PASTE THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE  
ADDRESS INTO YOUR FAVORITE WEB BROWSER URL BAR:  
WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=SHV  
 
THE NEXT STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED WEDNESDAY MORNING AT 900 AM CDT.  
 

 
 
LAC017-031-171400-  
/O.CON.KSHV.FL.W.0079.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/WAGL1.1.ER.240410T1358Z.240412T1300Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
851 AM CDT TUE APR 16 2024  
   
..FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
 
 
* WHAT...MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING.  
 
* WHERE...CYPRESS BAYOU AT WALLACE LAKE.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
 
* IMPACTS...AT 154.0 FEET, EXPECT OVERFLOW INTO SOME THIRTY ACCESS  
ROADWAYS NEAR SOUTHERN KINGSTON AND WALLACE LAKE ROADS.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 8:00 AM CDT TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 154.3 FEET.  
- BANKFULL STAGE IS 142.0 FEET.  
- RECENT ACTIVITY...THE MAXIMUM RIVER STAGE IN THE 24 HOURS  
ENDING AT 8:00 AM CDT TUESDAY WAS 154.9 FEET.  
- FORECAST...A VERY SLOW FALL WILL CONTINUE AT WALLACE LAKE  
OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS, WITH THE LAKE REMAINING ABOVE THE 151  
FOOT FLOOD STAGE THROUGH AT LEAST MIDWEEK NEXT WEEK.  
- FLOOD STAGE IS 151.0 FEET.  
- FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF  
154.0 FEET ON 11/14/2018.  
- HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SAFETY/FLOOD  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3235 9378 3234 9370 3232 9367 3231 9372  
3234 9376  
 

 
 
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