207  
WGUS44 KLCH 181930  
FLWLCH  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
230 PM CDT SAT MAY 18 2024  
 
...FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MODERATE TO MAJOR SEVERITY AND  
INCREASED IN DURATION FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN TEXAS...  
 
VILLAGE CREEK NEAR KOUNTZE  
 
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV.  
 
THE NEXT STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT 230 PM CDT.  
 

 
 
TXC199-191930-  
/O.EXT.KLCH.FL.W.0087.000000T0000Z-240522T1200Z/  
/KOUT2.3.ER.240514T2015Z.240519T1200Z.240522T0000Z.NO/  
230 PM CDT SAT MAY 18 2024  
   
..FLOOD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL WEDNESDAY MORNING
 
 
* WHAT...MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MAJOR FLOODING IS  
FORECAST.  
 
* WHERE...VILLAGE CREEK NEAR KOUNTZE.  
 
* WHEN...UNTIL WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...AT 23.0 FEET, MAJOR LOWLAND FLOODING WILL OCCUR.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...  
- AT 1:30 PM CDT SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 22.2 FEET.  
- RECENT ACTIVITY...THE MAXIMUM RIVER STAGE IN THE 24 HOURS  
ENDING AT 1:30 PM CDT SATURDAY WAS 22.2 FEET.  
- FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO A CREST OF 23.0  
FEET TOMORROW MORNING. IT WILL THEN FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE  
TUESDAY EVENING.  
- FLOOD STAGE IS 17.0 FEET.  
- HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SAFETY/FLOOD  
 

 
 
FLD OBSERVED FORECASTS (1 PM CDT)  
LOCATION STG STG DAY/TIME SUN MON TUE  
 
VILLAGE CREEK  
KOUNTZE 17.0 22.2 SAT 1 PM CDT 22.8 19.1 17.1  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3048 9433 3050 9423 3026 9404 3016 9414  
3033 9433  
 

 
 
CK  
 
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