192  
WGUS54 KLCH 010752  
FFWLCH  
LAC003-011-039-079-115-011100-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FF.W.0011.200801T0752Z-200801T1100Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
252 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN EVANGELINE PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
SOUTHWESTERN RAPIDES PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
NORTHEASTERN ALLEN PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...  
NORTHEASTERN BEAUREGARD PARISH IN SOUTHWESTERN LOUISIANA...  
SOUTHEASTERN VERNON PARISH IN WEST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
 
* UNTIL 600 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 252 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES OF RAIN  
HAVE FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...DOPPLER RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS,  
HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER  
DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
GLENMORA, ELIZABETH, PITKIN, FULLERTON, CRAVENS, FOREST HILL,  
MCNARY AND UNION HILL.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3088 9318 3102 9318 3103 9265 3104 9248  
3085 9248 3084 9318 3084 9319  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
EXPECTED RAINFALL...1-2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR  
 

 
 
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