030  
WGUS54 KLCH 141747  
FFWLCH  
TXC245-361-142100-  
/O.EXT.KLCH.FF.W.0052.000000T0000Z-210914T2100Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
1247 PM CDT TUE SEP 14 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS EXTENDED THE  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
JEFFERSON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...  
ORANGE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS...  
 
* UNTIL 400 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 1247 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES MODERATE  
RAINFALL CONTINUING TO FALL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA AT TIMES. WATER  
IS COVERING SOME OF THE AREA ROADWAYS AND SEVERAL STREAM GAGES IN  
THE AREA CONTINUE TO SHOW RUNOFF CONTINUING. BETWEEN 3 AND 6  
INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3  
INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY  
OCCURRING.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY HEAVY RAIN.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR AND AUTOMATED GAUGES.  
 
IMPACT...FLASH FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN  
AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS  
OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW-LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...  
BEAUMONT, PORT ARTHUR, ORANGE, NEDERLAND, GROVES, PORT NECHES,  
VIDOR, BRIDGE CITY, WEST ORANGE, CENTRAL GARDENS, HAMSHIRE, SABINE  
PASS, CHINA, ROSE CITY, PINE FOREST, PORT ACRES, SOUTHEAST TEXAS  
REGIONAL AIRPORT, LA BELLE, FANNETT AND ORANGEFIELD.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE AWARE OF YOUR SURROUNDINGS AND DO NOT DRIVE ON FLOODED ROADS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3002 9441 3007 9423 3014 9414 3017 9404  
3017 9381 3011 9370 3009 9373 3006 9370  
3006 9372 2999 9379 2999 9377 2998 9378  
2996 9384 2987 9391 2979 9392 2967 9383  
2966 9405 2957 9428 2959 9424  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR AND GAUGE INDICATED  
 

 
 
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