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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:10 AM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Lake Bistineau.
* From late tonight until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 900 am Thursday the pool stage was 142.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood pool stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood pool stage by early Friday morning and
continue to rise to near 143.0 feet by next Wednesday early afternoon.
* Impact... minor lowland flooding of camps, trails, and access roads
around the lake.


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:32 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Friday evening...

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 late Friday night.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall with storms repeatedly
moving over the same areas will be possible. Additional rainfall
amounts of one to three inches, with isolated higher amounts
will be possible, especially in the I 30 corridor and
surrounding areas. Elsewhere, coverage of storms will be more
scattered, but any storms that develop will be capable of
producing flash flooding due to already saturated soils and full
creeks and bayous.

* 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.
Be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:32 PM CST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Friday evening...

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 late Friday night.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall with storms repeatedly
moving over the same areas will be possible. Additional rainfall
amounts of one to three inches, with isolated higher amounts
will be possible, especially in the I 30 corridor and
surrounding areas. Elsewhere, coverage of storms will be more
scattered, but any storms that develop will be capable of
producing flash flooding due to already saturated soils and full
creeks and bayous.

* 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.
Be prepared to take action should flash flood warnings be issued.



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