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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
331 PM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

LAZ052>055-073-074-TXZ215-170545-

Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-West Cameron-
East Cameron-Jefferson-
Including the cities of Abbeville, Intracoastal City, Meaux,
Forked Island, Kaplan, New Iberia, Morgan City, Burns Point,
Centerville, Franklin, Patterson, Berwick, Bayou Vista,
Stephensville, Hackberry, Johnson Bayou, Grand Lake, Klondike,
Cameron, Creole, Grand Chenier, Rutherford Beach, Beaumont,
Sabine Pass, and Sea Rim State Park
331 PM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a Dense
Fog Advisory, which is in effect until 9 AM CST Sunday.

* VISIBILITY...one quarter of a mile at times.

* IMPACTS...hazardous driving conditions.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving, slow down, use
your headlights, and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.

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WGUS84 KLCH 161622
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Lake Charles La
1022 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

Atchafalaya River At Morgan City

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Texas..
Sabine River Near Deweyville

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1022 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...The Flood Warning
continues for
The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 5.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
rise to near 6.2 feet by early Tuesday morning. Additional rises
are possible thereafter.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Flood stage. The city dock will
be under water. Water will cover the lower end of Belleview Front
Street in Berwick. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger
river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly
enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.
* Impact...At stages near 5.0 feet...Floodwall gates will be closed
to protect against higher stages. Vessel traffic will be affected
by stronger river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be
strictly enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.
* Impact...At stages near 4.0 feet...Action stage. Water will move
up the bank and across access roads below the city dock. Floodwall
gates should be closed by the 5 foot stage to protect against
higher stages. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger river
current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly enforced
by the U.S. Coast Guard.

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LAT...LON 2997 9124 2980 9110 2939 9113 2951 9154
2986 9139 2995 9147




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1022 AM CST Sat Feb 16 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Sabine River Near Deweyville.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 AM Saturday the stage was 24.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 24.1 feet.
* Impact...At stages near 24.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding will
occur.
* Impact...At stages near 23.0 feet...The river is at bankfull
stage.

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LAT...LON 3057 9363 3011 9364 3011 9378 3031 9381
3062 9378