324  
WGUS44 KLCH 251426  
FLWLCH  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
926 AM CDT THU APR 25 2019  
 
LAC001-019-053-251630-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FA.W.0007.190425T1426Z-190425T1630Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
JEFFERSON DAVIS LA-ACADIA LA-CALCASIEU LA-  
926 AM CDT THU APR 25 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
JEFFERSON DAVIS PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...  
NORTHWESTERN ACADIA PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...  
SOUTHEASTERN CALCASIEU PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...  
 
* UNTIL 1130 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 924 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN WHICH WILL CAUSE FLOODING. ESTIMATES OF TWO TO THREE  
INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN. RAINFALL IS BEGINNING TO DIMINISH BUT  
ANY ADDITIONAL RAINS WILL MAINTAIN THE POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING,  
ESPECIALLY IN LOW AREAS AND ALONG RIVERS AND BAYOUS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
CROWLEY, EUNICE, JENNINGS, WELSH, IOWA, IOTA, MERMENTAU, FENTON,  
HAYES, EVANGELINE, MOWATA, MAXIE, LEBLEU SETTLEMENT, EGAN, PINE  
ISLAND, ESTHERWOOD, BELL CITY, ROANOKE, LACASSINE AND HATHAWAY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3048 9235 3048 9263 3029 9310 3008 9305  
3018 9239  
 

 
 
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