Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
849 PM CDT Sun May 26 2019

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

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

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

The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension Parish

The 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.

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849 PM CDT Sun May 26 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* Until further notice.
* At 8:00 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 is expected to continue rising until cresting
  at or near 44.5 feet by Tuesday June 4th and then remain at or near
  44.5 feet through Wednesday June 19th.
* 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.



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



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Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
849 PM CDT Sun May 26 2019

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

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

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

The Mississippi River At Donaldsonville affecting Ascension Parish

The 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.

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849 PM CDT Sun May 26 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* Until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Sunday the stage was 61.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to continue rising until cresting
  at or near 62.1 feet by Tuesday June 4th and then remain at or near
  62.1 feet through Sunday June 16th.
* Impact...At 62.0 feet...Angola Landing will remain under water and
  all ferry service will be terminated. 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 61.6 feet...Flood of March 24, 1997.


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



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