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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:58 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 26, 2015


... Flash Flood Watch now in effect from 9 am CDT this morning
through Tuesday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of Louisiana and Texas... including the following
areas... in Louisiana... Beauregard... Calcasieu... East Cameron...
   Vernon and West Cameron. In Texas... Hardin... Jefferson...
northern Jasper... northern Newton... Orange... southern Jasper...
   southern Newton and Tyler.

* From 9 am CDT this morning through Tuesday morning

* multiple rounds of heavy rain will fall on already saturated
ground in southeast Texas and west Louisiana. Area averages
are expected to range from 3 to 5 inches with isolated higher
amounts.

* Areas that see heavy rainfall within a short time could
receive flood water to depths that would impact property and
people in those areas. Area creeks... streams and rivers are
also likely to experience rises.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Special Statement

Statement as of 11:39 AM CDT on May 24, 2015

Expires 1:30 PM EDT on May 24, 2015


... Special Weather Statement...

At 1138 am CDT... Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms along a line extending from Deweyville to near Holly
Beach... and moving northeast at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Lake Charles... Cameron... Vinton... fields... Starks... Grand Lake...
Carlyss... Holly Beach... Edgerly... heberts Marina... Creole... Lunita...
Hackberry... Bivens and Rutherford beach.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flash flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 2978 9322 2977 9334 2980 9333 2980 9335
      2976 9335 2977 9350 3021 9372 3024 9370
      3029 9370 3030 9374 3033 9376 3043 9372
      3044 9370 3045 9371 3065 9362 2974 9306
time... Mot... loc 1638z 193deg 37kt 3028 9376 2983 9351


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