Vernon Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 9:00 PM CDT on August 29, 2014

...Flash Flood Watch in effect through Saturday evening...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a

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

* Through Saturday evening

* average total rain amounts of 2 to 3 inches will be possible by Saturday evening...with isolated amounts of 3 to 5 inches possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

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