Atlanta Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

Louisiana, Bienville

Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:02 AM CDT on May 02, 2016

Expires 12:02 PM EDT on May 03, 2016


... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Lake Bistineau.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Monday the pool stage was 142.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood pool stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 144.0 feet by
Friday evening. This flooding will be exacerbated by high water
from the flooded Red River.


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


Viii.



1057 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Dixie Inn, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Monday the stage was 13.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Tuesday afternoon and
continue to rise to near 17.5 feet by Saturday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... lowland flooding will continue for several
more days. Expect the boat ramp to completely flood.


Lat... Lon 3282 9332 3253 9331 3253 9336 3259 9335 3282 9338


Viii.


1055 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red River at Coushatta, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 1000 am Monday the stage was 31.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this Monday morning and continue
to rise to near 37.0 feet by Friday evening.
* Impact... at 38.0 feet... major and near-record flooding occurs.
Several secondary roads flood and must be closed. Louisiana Highway
515 closed due to backwater flooding into Loggy Bayou.
Additionally, Lake Bistineau will rise above flood pool stage due
to backwater. Louisiana Highway 480 will be closed as well. Cattle
and equipment should be moved to higher ground well away from levee
systems. Expect extensive flooding in and near levee systems.


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




856 am CDT Mon may 2 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Red Chute bayou at Sligo, Louisiana.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 am Monday the stage was 33.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 31 feet.
* Forecast... expect a slight rise with rainfall today to near 34
feet through Tuesday morning.
* Impact... at 34.0 feet... flooding will begin to affect the Mobile
Home Park in the Sligo community. Preparations should be rushed to
completion for major flooding.


Lat... Lon 3259 9362 3229 9344 3228 9347 3244 9362 3258 9365


Viii.



Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report
District of Columbia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Flood Warning
Kentucky - Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Fire Weather Watch
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Montana - Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
New Jersey - Record Report
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Record Report
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Record Report
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Washington - Record Report
West Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement

More From CBS Atlanta

Taz Goes Big With A New Daily Show!
92-9 The Game Play By Play

Watch & Listen