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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 7:44 PM CST Feb. 25, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:45 PM Sunday the stage was 24.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.3 feet by
early Friday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 26.0 feet... moderate lowland flooding will
occur. The lowest homes between Deweyville and the river begin to
flood, especially in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks sections.
Low-lying roads and a few homes in southwestern Beauregard Parish
have some flooding.
* Impact... at stages near 25.0 feet... lowest roads beside the river
flood around Deweyville and subject to being closed. In addition,
low-lying roads in southwest Beauregard Parish are flooded
including Robert Clark Road. Flooding occurs on the south side of
Niblett Bluff park with access roads to Camp houses cut off around
the park. Access roads to the river in northeastern Orange County
become flooded.


Lat... Lon 3057 9363 3011 9364 3011 9378 3031 9381
      3062 9378




744 PM CST sun Feb 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Bon Wier.
* Until late Friday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:15 PM Sunday the stage was 30.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 33.8 feet by
Tuesday early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
Friday early afternoon.
* Impact... at stages near 33.0 feet... moderate lowland flooding will
occur. Low-lying roads and a few homes have some flooding between
Bon Wier and Merryville. Camp houses along the river in southwest
Vernon Parish begin to flood.
* Impact... at stages near 32.0 feet... roads in the Sabine sands area
near Bon Wier become flooded.
* Impact... at stages near 30.0 feet... minor lowland flooding will
occur along the river between Merryville and Bon Wier. A few roads
in southwest Vernon Parish have water over them.
* Impact... at stages near 28.0 feet... the river is at its bankfull
stage.


Lat... Lon 3104 9348 3082 9350 3053 9363 3055 9383
      3078 9367 3104 9361




443 PM CST sun Feb 25 2018

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Vernon Parish in west central Louisiana...
Tyler County in southeastern Texas...
Newton County in southeastern Texas...
Jasper County in southeastern Texas...

* until 815 PM CST

* at 443 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain across the warned
area. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen. Flash
flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Jasper, Leesville, Woodville, Newton, Kirbyville, Rosepine,
Anacoco, Colmesneil, Chester, Rockland, town Bluff, Toledo Bend
dam, Ebenezer, Fred, Bon Weir, Burkeville, Fort Polk, Warren,
Slagle and call.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Keep children away from storm drains, culverts, creeks and streams.
Water levels can rise rapidly and sweep children away.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3106 9456 3103 9447 3116 9391 3117 9358
      3128 9353 3128 9344 3136 9339 3135 9298
      3132 9288 3125 9283 3090 9284 3088 9342
      3086 9349 3088 9355 3069 9362 3055 9373
      3055 9393 3053 9454 3099 9466


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