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East Baton Rouge, LA

LAC033-121-230743-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-180508T0430Z/
/BTRL1.3.ER.180303T1508Z.180320T1900Z.180507T2230Z.NO/
844 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* until Monday May 07.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 37.1 feet by
tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
Monday afternoon.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...River islands from Red River Landing
downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.

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LAT...LON 3035 9113 3032 9130 3071 9159 3074 9130


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Pointe Coupee, LA

LAC033-077-125-230743-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/RRLL1.2.ER.180226T2315Z.180318T1900Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
844 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 54.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 54.2 feet
by Monday morning.
* Impact...At 54.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
farm land.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Access roads will be inundated and
evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
the levees must be complete.
* Impact...At 46.0 feet...River traffic will become dangerous. A levee
crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
recommended.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
evacuation of the island is recommended.


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LAT...LON 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153


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St. Martin, LA

LAC099-101-221544-
/O.CON.KLCH.FL.W.0042.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MCGL1.2.ER.180308T2234Z.180323T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
845 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Atchafalaya River At Morgan City.
* until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 6.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 6.3 feet.
* Impact...At stages near 6.0 feet...Flood stage. The city dock will
be under water. Water will cover the lower end of Belleview Front
Street in Berwick. Vessel traffic will be affected by stronger
river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be strictly
enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.

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LAT...LON 2997 9124 2980 9110 2939 9113 2951 9154
2986 9139 2995 9147

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West Baton Rouge, LA

LAC033-121-230743-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-180508T0430Z/
/BTRL1.3.ER.180303T1508Z.180320T1900Z.180507T2230Z.NO/
844 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Baton Rouge.
* until Monday May 07.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 37.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 37.1 feet by
tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
Monday afternoon.
* Impact...At 36.0 feet...River traffic and industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact...At 35.0 feet...River islands from Red River Landing
downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.

&&

LAT...LON 3035 9113 3032 9130 3071 9159 3074 9130


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West Feliciana, LA

LAC033-077-125-230743-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/RRLL1.2.ER.180226T2315Z.180318T1900Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
844 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Red River Landing.
* until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 54.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 54.2 feet
by Monday morning.
* Impact...At 54.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
farm land.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...All river islands along the reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Access roads will be inundated and
evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
the levees must be complete.
* Impact...At 46.0 feet...River traffic will become dangerous. A levee
crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
recommended.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
evacuation of the island is recommended.


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LAT...LON 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153


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Wilkinson, MS

LAC029-MSC001-157-230731-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-180507T0600Z/
/NTZM6.3.ER.180301T0530Z.180318T2000Z.180506T1800Z.NO/
832 PM CDT Sat Apr 21 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River At Natchez
* Until Monday May 07.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 50.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is cresting will remain steady over the next 24 hours
before beginning a slow fall.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in old downtown
area of Fort Adams.

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Flood Observed Forecast 7 AM Crest
Location Stg Stg Day Time Sun Mon Tue Crest Time Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez 48 50.7 Sat 08 PM 50.7 50.7 50.5 Cresting


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LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
3130 9147 3100 9154



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