Morgan City, LA

12:13 AM CDT on May 23, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Lakeside | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 23 ft 29.70 °N, 91.18 °W | Updated 50 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
73.0 °F
Feels Like 73.0 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1000 ft
Scattered Clouds 1700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2200 ft
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:07 AM 7:55 PM
Waning Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KPTN 230456Z AUTO 15009KT 10SM SCT010 SCT017 BKN022 23/22 A2984 RMK AO2 RAB13E30 SLP106 P0000 T02280222
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1000 ft
Scattered Clouds 1700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2200 ft
Dew Point 73 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:07 AM 7:55 PM
Waning Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KPTN 230456Z AUTO 15009KT 10SM SCT010 SCT017 BKN022 23/22 A2984 RMK AO2 RAB13E30 SLP106 P0000 T02280222

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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:02 PM CDT May. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Atchafalaya River at Morgan City.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 PM Monday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 7.0 feet by
Saturday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 7.0 feet... buildings at the foot of Ann
street on the river side of the flood wall will flood as water
overtops the Rio oil company dock. Buildings on the river side of
the Berwick floodwall will flood. River traffic restrictions will
be strictly enforced.
* 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.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... floodwall gates will be closed
to protect against higher stages. Vessel traffic will be affected
by stronger river current and vessel traffic safety rules will be
strictly enforced by the U.S. Coast Guard.

Lat... Lon 2997 9124 2980 9110 2939 9113 2951 9154
      2986 9139 2995 9147




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:46 PM CDT May. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 1 am CDT Tuesday...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of south central Louisiana including St. Landry Iberia,
Lafayette, lower St. Martin, St. Mary, upper St. Martin, and
Vermilion.

* Until 1 am CDT Tuesday

* 1 to 2 inches of additional rainfall, with isolated amounts of
3 inches or more possible.

* The flooding of roads, low lying areas, and areas with poor
drainage will be possible. If encountering flooded roadways,
remember to turn around, don't drown.

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.