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Flood Warning

Statement as of 12:31 PM CST on February 25, 2018

Expires 7:30 PM EST on February 26, 2018


... Flood Warning extended until further notice... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Mississippi River at Baton Rouge.
* From Friday evening until further notice.
* At 12:00 PM Sunday the stage was 29.7 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage Friday night and continue to rise
to near 40.0 feet by Sunday March 18th.
* Impact... at 40.0 feet... the grounds of the older part of Lousiana
state university's Campus become soggy. This includes the area
around the veterinary medicine building, the veterinary medicine
annex, the stadium and Ball fields. The city of Baton Rouge and the
main lsu Campus are protected by levees at this level.
* Impact... at 38.0 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 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




1231 PM CST sun Feb 25 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Red River Landing.
* From Monday evening until further notice.
* At 11:00 am Sunday the stage was 46.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage tomorrow evening and
continue to rise to near 57.0 feet by Saturday March 17th.
* 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.



Lat... Lon 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153




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Alabama - Flood Warning , Record Report
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Connecticut - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
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Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Illinois - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Maine - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Record Report
Massachusetts - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
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Mississippi - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning
Nebraska - Fire Weather Warning
Nevada - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
New Mexico - Fire Weather Warning
North Carolina - Record Report
Ohio - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning
Pennsylvania - Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Rhode Island - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
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Utah - Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Virginia -
Washington - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning
West Virginia - Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
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