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Flood Warning
Issued: 5:03 AM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat near Springhill.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 4:00 am Friday the stage was 14.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 17.0 feet by
Monday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at 18.0 feet... expect extensive lowland flooding of
forestry resources.


Lat... Lon 3317 9339 3300 9335 3282 9332 3282 9338 3300 9343




833 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Lake Bistineau.
* From this evening until further notice... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 142.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 142.5 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 243.0 feet by
Wednesday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at 142.5 feet... expect some minor flooding of low area
camps, however, all access roadways will remain open.


Lat... Lon 3253 9331 3240 9334 3239 9343 3241 9345 3253 9335




832 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Bayou Dorcheat at Dixie Inn.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Thursday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 18.5 feet by
Monday morning then begin falling.
* 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




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:40 AM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Saturday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of Arkansas, northwest Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma,
and northeast Texas, including the following areas, in
Arkansas, Columbia, Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little
River, Miller, Nevada, Sevier, and Union. In northwest
Louisiana, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, and Webster. In
southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In northeast Texas, Bowie,
Camp, Cass, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Marion, Morris, Red
River, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and wood.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* 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: 4:40 AM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Saturday afternoon...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of Arkansas, northwest Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma,
and northeast Texas, including the following areas, in
Arkansas, Columbia, Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little
River, Miller, Nevada, Sevier, and Union. In northwest
Louisiana, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, and Webster. In
southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In northeast Texas, Bowie,
Camp, Cass, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Marion, Morris, Red
River, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and wood.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* 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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