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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:43 PM CDT on August 24, 2016

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on August 26, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Vermilion river at Lafayette, Surrey street gage.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 16.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 15.6 feet
by Friday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 16.0 feet... widespread major flooding will
occur with numerous homes and roads flooded throughout Lafayette
down stream to Abbeville and Perry. Large areas of inundation as
result of backwater flooding of the coulees that drain in the
river.


Lat... Lon 3031 9204 3000 9227 2987 9219 2988 9206
      3022 9190 3031 9191




843 PM CDT Wed Aug 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Vermilion near Carencro.
* Until Friday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Friday morning.
* Impact... at stages near 18.0 feet... roads along bayou fuseilier
are impassable. These include but are not limited to Walnut and
green roads along the St. Martin, St. Landry Parish line, as well
as meche Road in St. Landry Parish.


Lat... Lon 3026 9200 3028 9193 3031 9194 3032 9189
      3046 9198 3046 9201




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