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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 11:46 AM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Neches River at Neches River saltwater barrier.
* From late Saturday night until further notice... or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 11:15 am Friday the stage was 1.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Sunday morning and
continue to rise to near 6.2 feet by Tuesday evening.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... water is about two feet over
portions of Four Oaks ranch Road.


Lat... Lon 3033 9404 3008 9401 3008 9413 3033 9421




1146 am CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Neches River near Evadale.
* From Saturday evening until further notice... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 11:00 am Friday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
to rise to near 18.0 feet by Monday early afternoon. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact... at stages near 17.0 feet... minor flooding expected with
the boat ramps at Evadale possibly becoming inaccessible. Flooding
can be expected in the low-lying areas of the Lakeview community in
Orange County.
* Impact... at stages near 13.0 feet... the river is at bankfull
stage.


Lat... Lon 3053 9414 3053 9402 3022 9406 3022 9416




1146 am CST Fri Feb 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pine Island Bayou near Sour Lake.
* From Saturday morning to late Tuesday night... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 10:45 am Friday the stage was 24.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
to rise to near 25.5 feet by Sunday early afternoon.The river will
fall below flood stage by Tuesday early afternoon.
* Impact... at stages near 25.0 feet... water inundates roads in
lowland areas near the river. Low spots on old Sour Lake Road are
under water.



Lat... Lon 3012 9445 3024 9423 3021 9407 3013 9406 3004 9445




1146 am CST Fri Feb 23 2018

... Flood Warning extended until late Monday night... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Village Creek near Kountze.
* Until late Monday night... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:30 am Friday the stage was 16.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
rise to near 18.1 feet by tomorrow evening.The river will fall
below flood stage by Monday early afternoon.
* Impact... at stages near 18.4 feet... the water will be at the low
chord of Highway 418.
* Impact... at stages near 17.0 feet... water covers low spots on
Willard Lake Road and Village Creek Road near Lumberton.
* Impact... at stages near 12.0 feet... the river is at bankfull
stage.


Lat... Lon 3048 9433 3050 9423 3026 9404 3016 9414 3033 9433




622 PM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

* Flood Warning for small streams in...
south central Hardin County in southeastern Texas...

* until 615 PM CST Friday

* minor flooding continues across portions of southern Hardin
County. At 6:20 PM CST Thursday, the gauge on Black Creek on
Highway 326 is near 49 feet and continues to rise. Minor flooding
is possible along Highway 326 as well as along low areas on
roadways near Black Creek. Flooding is expected to continue
through at least Friday before water levels begin to recede.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


Lat... Lon 3021 9423 3019 9428 3024 9440 3027 9443
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