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Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 3:30 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Sabine Parish in northwestern Louisiana...
eastern Nacogdoches County in eastern Texas...
Shelby County in eastern Texas...
San Augustine County in eastern Texas...
Sabine County in eastern Texas...

* until 600 PM CST

* at 329 PM CST, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Two to three inches of rain
have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
center, Milam, many, San Augustine, Zwolle, Logansport, Hemphill,
Tenaha, Timpson, Pineland, Joaquin, Converse, Browndell,
Martinsville, Macune, Shelbyville, Melrose, Patroon, Bland Lake and
Neuville.

Additional rainfall amounts of two inches or more are possible in
the warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.


Lat... Lon 3112 9418 3132 9445 3140 9449 3140 9454
      3145 9459 3197 9441 3198 9401 3185 9388
      3184 9344 3172 9344 3171 9334 3154 9334
      3154 9324 3137 9324 3136 9339 3128 9344
      3128 9353 3117 9358 3116 9391 3110 9412


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158 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the ayish bayou near San Augustine, Texas.
* From Thursday afternoon to Saturday afternoon... or until the
warning is cancelled.
* At 115 PM Wednesday the stage was 6.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Thursday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 12.4 feet by Friday morning. The Bayou
will fall below flood stage by Friday evening.
* Impact... minor lowland flooding.


Lat... Lon 3156 9415 3155 9409 3139 9414 3130 9412 3130 9416


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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:40 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, and
Texas, including the following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia,
Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada,
Sevier, and Union. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo,
Caldwell, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union,
Webster, and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas,
Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and
wood.

* Through late tonight.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall will continue along and
behind a cold front across much of East Texas, southeast
Oklahoma, southwest Arkansas, and north Louisiana. Additional
rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches, with isolated higher amounts
in excess of 3 inches over portions of deep East Texas, north
Louisiana, and southcentral Arkansas, will be possible through
tonight, although the threat for heavy rain will begin to
diminish from west to east late tonight.

* 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.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:40 PM CST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through late tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Arkansas, Louisiana, southeast Oklahoma, and
Texas, including the following areas, in Arkansas, Columbia,
Hempstead, Howard, Lafayette, Little River, Miller, Nevada,
Sevier, and Union. In Louisiana, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo,
Caldwell, Claiborne, De Soto, Grant, Jackson, La Salle,
Lincoln, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Red River, Sabine, Union,
Webster, and Winn. In southeast Oklahoma, McCurtain. In Texas,
Angelina, Bowie, Camp, Cass, Cherokee, Franklin, Gregg,
Harrison, Marion, Morris, Nacogdoches, Panola, Red River,
Rusk, Sabine, San Augustine, Shelby, Smith, Titus, Upshur, and
wood.

* Through late tonight.

* Periods of moderate to heavy rainfall will continue along and
behind a cold front across much of East Texas, southeast
Oklahoma, southwest Arkansas, and north Louisiana. Additional
rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches, with isolated higher amounts
in excess of 3 inches over portions of deep East Texas, north
Louisiana, and southcentral Arkansas, will be possible through
tonight, although the threat for heavy rain will begin to
diminish from west to east late tonight.

* 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.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



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