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Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:01 AM CDT on May 05, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 08, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Lake Bistineau.
* Until Sunday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Thursday the stage was 142.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood pool stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast... the lake is expected to rise to near flood pool stage
Saturday morning.
* Impact... at 142.5 feet... expect some minor flooding of low area
camps, however, all access roadways will remain open.


Lat... Lon 3253 9331 3240 9334 3239 9343 3241 9345 3253 9335


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1058 am CDT Thu may 5 2016

... The Flood Warning extended until further notice... the Flood
Warning continues for
the Red River at Coushatta, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Thursday the stage was 33.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 34.0 feet by
Friday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 34.0 feet... moderate flooding occurs. Severe backwater
flooding occurs from the confluence of the Red River with Loggy
Bayou through the Lower Flat river and Red Chute bayou in southern
Bossier Parish. Cattle and equipment should be moved to higher
ground away from levees.


Lat... Lon 3220 9342 3192 9321 3192 9330 3204 9342 3220 9350




1058 am CDT Thu may 5 2016

... The Flood Warning extended until further notice... the Flood
Warning continues for
the Red River at Shreveport, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Thursday the stage was 32.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 31.6 feet
by Friday morning. Also the river crested during Wednesday morning
at 32.4 feet.
* Impact... at 32.5 feet... the area south of Interstate 20 and traffic
street exit and also near Hamilton Road area in Bossier City
floods. Also the south part of Martin Luther King drive in North
Shreveport is flooded and closed.


Lat... Lon 3273 9374 3220 9342 3220 9350 3273 9389 3273 9384




1058 am CDT Thu may 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Grand Ecore, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Thursday the stage was 35.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 33.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 36.0 feet by
Saturday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 36.0 feet... minor lowland flooding of several hundred
acres both upstream and downstream from Grand Ecore take place with
backwater flooding of tributary bayous that include Bayou Pierre up
through Powhattan, Louisiana. Backwater flooding also affects
Iatt, Saline, black, and nantaches bayous. Move livestock and
equipment to higher ground away from levees.


Lat... Lon 3192 9323 3187 9309 3152 9270 3151 9274 3192 9330


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