Southern Newton

Statement as of 10:27 am CDT on May 28, 2015

Flood Warning


The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Deweyville.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:45 am Thursday the stage was 26.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.6 feet by
tomorrow evening then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 27.0 feet... widespread moderate lowland
flooding will occur. Homes in Deweyville closest to the river are
flooded. Flooding of homes in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks
sections will also occur. Low-lying roads and a few homes in
southwest Beauregard Parish have some flooding.
* Impact... at stages near 26.8 feet... Deweyville schools may be
closed due to school bus routes being flooded.
* Impact... at stages near 26.0 feet... moderate lowland flooding will
occur. The lowest homes between Deweyville and the river begin to
flood, especially in the Indian Lakes and River Oaks sections.
Low-lying roads and a few homes in southwestern Beauregard Parish
have some flooding.
* 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




1027 am CDT Thu may 28 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sabine River near Bon Wier.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9:15 am Thursday the stage was 34.7 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 34.1 feet
by tomorrow morning.
* Impact... at stages near 35.0 feet... expect several secondary roads
in the Merryville area near the river to be closed.
* Impact... at stages near 33.0 feet... moderate lowland flooding will
occur. Low-lying roads and a few homes have some flooding between
Bon Wier and Merryville. Camp houses along the river in southwest
Vernon Parish begin to flood.


Lat... Lon 3104 9361 3078 9366 3055 9379 3053 9366
      3082 9350 3104 9348





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