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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 10:05 PM CDT on August 30, 2014

Expires 1:00 PM EDT on August 31, 2014

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through Sunday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of Louisiana and southeast Texas... including the
following areas... in Louisiana... Acadia... Allen... Beauregard...
   Calcasieu... East Cameron... Evangeline... Iberia... Jefferson
Davis... Lafayette... lower St. Martin... St. Landry... St. Mary...
   upper St. Martin... Vermilion and West Cameron. In southeast
Texas... Jefferson and Orange.

* Through Sunday morning

* average total rain amounts of 1-2 inches will be possible mainly
late tonight and Sunday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding.

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

Record Report

Statement as of 5:17 PM CDT on August 30, 2014

... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Lake Charles...

a record rainfall of 7.78 inches was set at Lake Charles today.
This breaks the old record of 2.5 set in 1982.

Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Frost Advisory , Record Report
Arkansas - Record Report
California - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Areal Flood Warning , Record Report
Indiana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Record Report
Kentucky - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Louisiana - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Michigan - Areal Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Special Statement
Mississippi - Record Report
Missouri - Flood Warning , Record Report
Montana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
Nebraska - Flood Warning
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Record Report
Tennessee - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Utah - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement , Public Information Statement