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Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for Caddo (LAC017) Louisiana Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Lake Wind Advisory Lake Wind Advisory - Caddo (Louisiana)


Updated:Mon, 20-May-2019 2:02pm CDT
Effective:Mon, 20-May-2019 2:02pm CDT
Expires:Tue, 21-May-2019 8:00am CDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Bossier; Caddo; De Soto; Natchitoches; Red River; Sabine
 
Instructions: A lake wind advisory indicates that winds will cause rough chop on area lakes. Small boats will be especially prone to capsizing.

Message summary: ...the lake wind advisory has been expanded and is now in effect through tuesday morning...
...lake wind advisory in effect until 8 am cdt tuesday...
The national weather service in shreveport has issued a lake wind advisory, which is in effect until 8 am cdt tuesday.
* event...south to southeast winds around 20 mph across much of east texas and southeast oklahoma this afternoon will expand eastward into portions of northwest louisiana and southwest arkansas.
* timing...tonight through tuesday morning.
* impact...boaters on area lakes should exercise caution due to rough chop from higher winds.
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Flood Warning Flood Warning - Caddo (Louisiana)


Updated:Mon, 20-May-2019 10:00am CDT
Effective:Mon, 20-May-2019 10:00am CDT
Expires:Tue, 21-May-2019 9:59am CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Caddo
 
Instructions: Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways. Use caution when walking near flooded riverbanks. Do not try to wade or swim in flooded rivers and bayous. For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website address into your favorite web browser url bar: water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

Message summary: The flood warning continues for the big cypress bayou at caddo lake near mooringsport, louisiana.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* at 6:00 am monday the pool stage was 174.2 feet.
* minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* flood pool stage is 172 feet.
* forecast...the lake will continue to fall to a stage of 173.6 feet by tuesday morning.
* impact...expect flooding to diminish throughout this week. &&
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Flood Warning Flood Warning - Caddo (Louisiana)


Updated:Mon, 20-May-2019 9:52am CDT
Effective:Mon, 20-May-2019 9:52am CDT
Expires:Tue, 21-May-2019 9:51am CDT
Severity:Moderate
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Bienville; Bossier; Caddo; Natchitoches; Red River
 
Instructions: Do not drive vehicles through flooded waterways. Use caution when walking near flooded riverbanks. Do not try to wade or swim in flooded rivers and bayous. For more hydrologic information, copy and paste the following website address into your favorite web browser url bar: water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=shv

Message summary: The flood warning continues for the red river at coushatta, louisiana.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* at 9:00 am monday the stage was 31.5 feet.
* minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* flood stage is 31 feet.
* forecast...the river will continue to fall to a stage of 31.4 feet by tuesday morning.
* impact...at 31.0 feet...minor flooding occurs. Minor backwater flooding occurs from the confluence or the red river with loggy bayou as well as up through the lower flat river and lower red chute bayou in southern bossier parish. Livestock and equipment should be moved to higher ground. &&
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