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Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:48 AM CDT on April 21, 2018


... Flood Warning extended until Monday may 07... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Mississippi River at Baton Rouge.
* Until Monday may 07.
* At 10:00 am Saturday the stage was 37.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will remain near 37.0 feet for the next few
before beginning to fall.
* 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









1048 am CDT Sat Apr 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Red River Landing.
* Until further notice.
* At 9:00 am 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 slowly fall to a stage of
54.0 feet by Wednesday 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.



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









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