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Forecast of more rain prompts closure of False River

Boaters enjoyed beautiful weather for the Blessing of the Boats on May 25. Boaters enjoyed beautiful weather for the Blessing of the Boats on May 25.
NEW ROADS, LA (WAFB) -

The Pointe Coupee Parish Sheriff's Office reported False River is closed to boaters.

Officials said additional rainfall expected in the area prompted the closure.

They added another four to six inches of rain is forecast for an area that already experienced heavy downpours.

PCPSO said the river will remain closed until further notice.

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