Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
743 PM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020

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

  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


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.


743 PM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville.
* Until further notice.
* At  7:00 PM Monday the stage was 29.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 27.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 31.0 feet by
  Sunday April 12.
* 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