017  
WGUS54 KLCH 150645  
FFWLCH  
LAC009-039-079-097-151100-  
/O.NEW.KLCH.FF.W.0056.210915T0645Z-210915T1100Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
145 AM CDT WED SEP 15 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN AVOYELLES PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
EVANGELINE PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
SOUTHEASTERN RAPIDES PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
NORTH CENTRAL ST. LANDRY PARISH IN CENTRAL LOUISIANA...  
 
* UNTIL 600 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 145 AM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE  
WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN.  
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY HEAVY RAIN.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
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...  
VILLE PLATTE, MARKSVILLE, BUNKIE, MAMOU, GLENMORA, CHENEYVILLE,  
TURKEY CREEK, COTTONPORT, PINE PRAIRIE, MANSURA, LECOMPTE,  
HESSMER, EVERGREEN, BAYOU CHICOT, CHICOT STATE PARK, INDIAN LAKE,  
WHITEVILLE, ECHO, REDDELL AND POLAND.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3105 9258 3115 9259 3118 9201 3099 9203  
3091 9209 3083 9212 3064 9215 3060 9223  
3060 9232 3057 9240 3055 9255 3064 9257  
3075 9256 3088 9259  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
 

 
 
RUA  
 
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