Jefferson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 7:20 PM CST Jan. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning extended until Friday morning... the Flood Warning
continues for
the Pine Island Bayou near Sour Lake.
* Until Friday morning... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:45 PM Sunday the stage was 25.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 26.0 feet by
Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
evening.
* Impact... at stages near 25.0 feet... water inundates roads in
lowland areas near the river. Low spots on old Sour Lake Road are
under water.
* Impact... at stages near 22.0 feet... river is at bankfull stage.


Lat... Lon 3012 9445 3024 9423 3021 9407 3013 9406 3004 9445





Low Water Advisory
Issued: 5:34 AM CST Jan. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Low water advisory remains in effect until noon CST today...
... Small Craft Advisory will expire at 6 am CST early this
morning...

Water levels... currently near -2.0 MLLW this morning. Water levels
will return to near normal by this afternoon.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A low water advisory means water levels are expected to be
significantly below average. Mariners should use extreme caution
and transit at the slowest safe navigable speed to minimize
impact.