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WGUS84 KLIX 200045
FLSLIX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
745 PM CDT Sun May 19 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
West Baton Rouge Parishes

Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension Parish

Mississippi River At Reserve affecting St. Charles...St. James and
St. John The Baptist Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups. Turn
around and don't drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC033-077-125-210645-


745 PM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* Until further notice.
* At 6:00 PM Sunday the stage was 61.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 61.5 feet by
Thursday May 23 then begin falling.
* Impact...At 59.0 feet...The east bank levee will be topped and the
prison farm land between the two levees will be inundated. Angola
Landing will be under water closing the ferry there. All river
islands along the reach from Red River Landing to Baton Rouge will
remain inundated with recreational camps and river bottom farm land
under water.
* Impact...At 58.0 feet...Angola farmland on the left bank becomes
inundated.
* Impact...At 54.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
farm land.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Access roads will be inundated and
evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
the levees must be complete.
* Impact...At 46.0 feet...River traffic will become dangerous. A levee
crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
recommended.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
evacuation of the island is recommended.

&&

LAT...LON 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153




LAC033-121-210645-


745 PM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* Until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 43.8 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 44.0 feet by
Friday May 24 then begin falling.
* Impact...At 43.0 feet...Shipping and industrial activities are
significantly affected. Unprotected low-lying areas will be flooded
and agricultural operations will be impacted on the west side of
the river. The city of Baton Rouge is protected by levees at this
level.
* Impact...At 40.0 feet...The grounds of the older part of Louisiana
State University's campus become soggy. This includes the area
around the Veterinary Medicine building, the Veterinary Medicine
Annex, the stadium and ball fields. The city of Baton Rouge and the
main LSU campus are protected by levees at this level.
* Impact...At 38.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...River islands from Red River Landing
downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9113 3032 9130 3071 9159 3074 9130




LAC005-210645-


745 PM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville.
* Until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 31.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 31.6 feet through Wednesday
May 22 then begin falling.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Navigation becomes difficult for smaller
river craft. Safety precautions for river traffic are urged.

&&

LAT...LON 3009 9079 3001 9087 3032 9130 3035 9113




LAC089-093-095-210645-


745 PM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Reserve.
* Until Tuesday June 11.
* At 7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 23.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 23.6 feet through Saturday
June 1 then begin falling. The river will fall below flood stage
Tuesday June 11.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Marine and industrial interests along the
river, upstream barge operators, and facilities are impacted.
Navigation will become difficult for smaller river craft. Safety
precautions for river traffic are urged.

&&

LAT...LON 3007 9046 2999 9048 3001 9087 3009 9079




WGUS84 KLIX 191618
FLSLIX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
1118 AM CDT Sun May 19 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

Mississippi River At Reserve affecting St. Charles...St. James and
St. John The Baptist Parishes
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...

Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting East Baton
Rouge...Pointe Coupee and West Feliciana Parishes

Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting East Baton Rouge and
West Baton Rouge Parishes

Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension Parish

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups. Turn
around and don't drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC033-077-125-202216-


1118 AM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 61.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 61.5 feet by
Thursday May 23 then begin falling, remaining above flood stage
through mid June.
* Impact...At 59.0 feet...The east bank levee will be topped and the
prison farm land between the two levees will be inundated. Angola
Landing will be under water closing the ferry there. All river
islands along the reach from Red River Landing to Baton Rouge will
remain inundated with recreational camps and river bottom farm land
under water.
* Impact...At 58.0 feet...Angola farmland on the left bank becomes
inundated.
* Impact...At 54.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
farm land.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Access roads will be inundated and
evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
the levees must be complete.
* Impact...At 46.0 feet...River traffic will become dangerous. A levee
crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
recommended.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
evacuation of the island is recommended.


&&

LAT...LON 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153









LAC033-121-202216-


1118 AM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 43.5 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 44.0 feet by
Friday May 24 then begin falling. It will remain above flood stage
through mid June.
* Impact...At 43.0 feet...Shipping and industrial activities are
significantly affected. Unprotected low-lying areas will be flooded
and agricultural operations will be impacted on the west side of
the river. The city of Baton Rouge is protected by levees at this
level.
* Impact...At 40.0 feet...The grounds of the older part of Louisiana
State University's campus become soggy. This includes the area
around the Veterinary Medicine building, the Veterinary Medicine
Annex, the stadium and ball fields. The city of Baton Rouge and the
main LSU campus are protected by levees at this level.
* Impact...At 38.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...River islands from Red River Landing
downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.


&&

LAT...LON 3035 9113 3032 9130 3071 9159 3074 9130









LAC005-202216-


1118 AM CDT Sun May 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 31.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to slowly fall, but remain
above flood stage through mid June.
* Impact...At 27.0 feet...Navigation becomes difficult for smaller
river craft. Safety precautions for river traffic are urged.

&&

LAT...LON 3009 9079 3001 9087 3032 9130 3035 9113









LAC089-093-095-202216-


1118 AM CDT Sun May 19 2019

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday June 11...The Flood Warning
continues for
The Mississippi River At Reserve.
* Until Tuesday June 11.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will slowly fall but not drop below flood
stage until mid June.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Marine and industrial interests along the
river, upstream barge operators, and facilities are impacted.
Navigation will become difficult for smaller river craft. Safety
precautions for river traffic are urged.

&&

LAT...LON 3007 9046 2999 9048 3001 9087 3009 9079









FGUS84 KLIX 191609
RVSLIX
LAC005-033-037-047-051-057-063-071-075-077-087-089-091-093-095-103-
105-109-117-121-125-MSC045-047-059-109-113-147-157-201608-
Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
1109 AM CDT Sun May 19 2019

Forecasts include 24-Hour observed rainfall ending at 6 AM CST
Today and forecast rainfall through 6 AM CST tomorrow.


For Flood Crest stage and date information, see the latest
River Flood Warning or Flood Statement NEWFLWLIX or NEWFLSLIX.


FLD STG 24-HR FORECAST 6AM
LOCATION STG TDA CHG Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri

Lower Mississippi River
Red River Land 48 61.2 0.1 61.3 61.4 61.4 61.5 61.5
Baton Rouge 35 43.5 0.0 43.7 43.7 43.8 43.9 44.0
Donaldsonville 27 31.6 -0.0 31.6 31.6 31.6 31.5 31.5
Reserve 22 0.1 23.6 23.6 23.6 23.6 23.6
New Orleans 17 16.8 0.1 16.7 16.7 16.7 16.7 16.7

Atchafalaya River
Bayou Sorrel L 12 12.4 12.3 12.3 12.3 12.3

Amite And Comite Rivers
Grangeville 35 18.8 -0.1
Magnolia 48 29.9 -0.4 31.5 32.8 33.1 31.5 30.3
Olive Branch 19 0.4 0.0 2.7 2.4 1.1 0.6 0.4
Comite Joor Rd 20 1.6 -0.1 4.7 5.1 2.7 0.6 0.2
Darlington 18 0.4 -0.1 2.2 4.2 2.7 1.2 0.8
Denham Springs 29 13.9 -0.5 16.9 20.2 20.9 20.1 16.1
Bayou Manchac 9 4.8 4.9 5.2 5.4 5.4
Bayou Manchac 10 4.2 -0.1
Port Vincent 8 3.5 0.2 3.6 3.6 3.8 3.9 3.8
French Settlem 4 2.8 0.2
Maurepas 4 3.5 0.4

Tickfaw River
Liverpool 9 2.1 -0.0 3.0 3.1 2.7 2.2 2.1
Montpelier 13 3.5 -0.1 3.9 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.7
Holden 15 2.1 -0.3 2.1 2.7 2.6 2.5 2.4

Natalbany River
Baptist 16 4.4 -0.0 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.0 4.0

Tangipahoa River
Osyka 15 8.5 -0.1 9.2 9.0 8.6 8.5 8.4
Kentwood 13 2.7 -0.1 3.0 3.6 3.3 2.9 2.7
Amite 21 5.2 -0.1 6.3 5.6 5.4 5.2 5.1
Robert 15 8.8 -0.3 8.4 8.4 8.5 8.3 8.0

Tchefuncte River
Folsom 16 6.2 -0.2 6.3 6.2 6.1 6.0 5.9
U.S. Highway 1 20 11.2 -0.3 12.7 11.8 11.5 11.3 11.2

Bogue Falaya
Camp Covington 45 35.7 -0.1 35.8 35.8 35.7 35.6 35.6
Boston St in C 6 2.7 0.4 2.5 2.8 2.7 2.7 3.0

Bogue Chitto River
Tylertown 15 6.6 -0.2 8.8 7.1 6.9 6.7 6.6
Franklinton 12 2.2 -0.2 4.0 2.7 2.2 2.0 1.8
Bush 11 6.5 -0.7 6.3 7.4 6.9 6.2 5.7

Lower Pearl River
Bogalusa 18 21.0 -0.0 21.0 20.9 20.8 20.7 20.4
Pearl River 14 16.8 0.0 16.7 16.7 16.7 16.6 16.5

Buffalo River
Woodville 20 12.5 0.2

West Hobolochitto Creek
McNeill 15 7.6 -0.3 7.7 7.6 7.4 7.2 7.1

East Hobolochitto Creek
Caesar 15 4.8 -0.5 4.9 4.6 4.5 4.4 4.3

Jourdan River
Kiln/Bay St. L 6 3.0 0.5 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7

Wolf River
Landon 27 7.1 -0.4
Gulfport 8 4.2 0.3 3.8 3.5 3.2 3.1 2.9

Biloxi River
Wortham 16 0.7 -0.2
Lyman 12 3.7 -0.0 3.4 3.2 2.9 2.7 2.5

Tchoutacabouffa River
D'Iberville 8 3.2 0.4 2.3 2.3 2.2 2.1 2.0

Pascagoula River
Graham Ferry 16 16.1 -0.0 16.1 15.8 15.4 14.9 14.6

Escatawpa River
Orange Grove 8 3.0 0.0 2.4 2.1 2.0 1.8 1.7



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