873  
WGUS54 KLCH 010855  
FFWLCH  
TXC241-351-457-011200-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FF.W.0012.200801T0855Z-200801T1200Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
355 AM CDT SAT AUG 1 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
EAST CENTRAL JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...  
WEST CENTRAL NEWTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...  
SOUTHEASTERN TYLER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...  
 
* UNTIL 700 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 355 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...  
KIRBYVILLE, CALL, TOWN BLUFF, FRED, MT. UNION, MAGNOLIA SPRINGS,  
SPURGER, ROGANVILLE, TROUT CREEK AND BLEAKWOOD.  
 
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 3053 9427 3083 9427 3084 9379 3055 9379  
3053 9418 3053 9423  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
EXPECTED RAINFALL...1-3 INCHES IN 1 HOUR  
 

 
 
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