823  
WGUS84 KLIX 240117  
FLSLIX  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS/BATON ROUGE, LA  
817 PM CDT SAT MAR 23 2019  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
LOUISIANA...  
 
INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AT BAYOU SORREL LOCK AFFECTING IBERVILLE  
PARISH  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
FORECAST CRESTS ARE BASED UPON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED ALONG WITH  
ANTICIPATED RAIN FOR THE NEXT 24 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.  
 

 
 
LAC047-250716-  
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/BSRL1.1.ER.190308T1237Z.190316T1045Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
817 PM CDT SAT MAR 23 2019  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY AT BAYOU SORREL LOCK.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 6:45 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.9 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN NEAR 12.9 FEET THROUGH  
THURSDAY MARCH 28.  
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...ON THE FLOODWAY SIDE (FWS) OF THE PROTECTION  
LEVEE, RECREATIONAL ACTIVITY AND NAVIGATION ON GRAND RIVER AND THE  
ATCHAFALAYA RIVER MAIN CHANNEL MAY BE CURTAILED BECAUSE OF  
INCREASED FLOW.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3018 9128 3006 9127 3006 9132 3017 9137 3029 9135 3029 9131  
 

 
 
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