Orange

Statement as of 9:22 am CDT on March 29, 2015

Areal Flood Warning


... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 230 PM CDT Monday for
northwestern Orange... east central Hardin and southern Jasper
counties...

At 921 am CDT... reporting gauges indicated flooding is ongoing along
the Neches River. The water levels on the Neches River at Weiss
Bluff are estimated to be near 14.8 feet and the latest reading from
the Neches saltwater barrier is 5.0 feet. The river will continue
falling slowly over the next several days.

These water levels will continue to cause additional flooding to
low lying communities along the river in northwest Orange County
from around Lake View to the saltwater barrier through the
weekend.

Some locations that will experience flooding include... Lakeview and
Weiss Bluff.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or has been reported.
Stream rises will be slow and flash flooding is not expected.
However... all interested parties should take necessary precautions
immediately.


Lat... Lon 3030 9404 3028 9406 3024 9407 3018 9406
      3015 9409 3017 9412 3024 9414 3032 9415


Twh


851 am CDT sun Mar 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until Friday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:45 am Sunday the stage was 25.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will remain near 25.5 feet through Monday
evening and begin to fall to below flood stage by Thursday evening.
* Impact... at stages near 25.0 feet... lowest roads beside the river
flood around Deweyville and subject to being closed. In addition,
low-lying roads in southwest Beauregard Parish are flooded
including Robert Clark Road. Flooding occurs on the south side of
Niblett Bluff park with access roads to Camp houses cut off around
the park. Access roads to the river in northeastern Orange County
become flooded.


Lat... Lon 3061 9376 3031 9381 3008 9378 3005 9367
      3044 9364 3057 9363





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