Bossier Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 7:38 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Dixie Inn.
* From Thursday evening until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 7:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow late evening and
continue to rise to near 18.0 feet by Sunday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... lowland flooding will continue for several
more days. The Bayou will continue to slowly fall and flood
problems will decrease and end.


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


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:50 AM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, and
Texas, including the following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia,
Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada,
Sevier, and Union. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo,
Caldwell, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union,
Webster, and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas,
Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and
wood.

* Through 6 am CST Friday morning.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall nearest to a retreating
warm front will make a return across East Texas, southeast
Oklahoma, southwest Arkansas, and northwest Louisiana.
Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches, with isolated
higher amounts will be possible. This rainfall is on top of the
heavy rainfall which fell yesterday which could bring back the
return of flash flooding.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas
will be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while
driving your vehicle, remember to turn around, don't drown.

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.



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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:50 AM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, and
Texas, including the following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia,
Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada,
Sevier, and Union. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo,
Caldwell, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union,
Webster, and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas,
Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and
wood.

* Through 6 am CST Friday morning.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall nearest to a retreating
warm front will make a return across East Texas, southeast
Oklahoma, southwest Arkansas, and northwest Louisiana.
Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches, with isolated
higher amounts will be possible. This rainfall is on top of the
heavy rainfall which fell yesterday which could bring back the
return of flash flooding.

* Flash flooding of roads, low lying, and poor drainage areas
will be possible. If you encounter flash flooding while
driving your vehicle, remember to turn around, don't drown.

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.



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