Saturday, May 23, 2015




WEATHER ALERTS

Flood Warning -

...The flood warning extended until Wednesday morning...The flood warning continues for the Attoyac Bayou Near Chireno, Texas. * until Wednesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 930 AM Saturday the stage was 17.7 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 14 feet. * Forecast...The bayou will continue to fall to below flood stage by Tuesday early afternoon. Also the bayou crested at 18.2 feet during Friday afternoon. && - Expires May 27, 2015, 7 a.m.

Flood Warning -

...The flood warning extended until Wednesday morning...The flood warning continues for the Attoyac Bayou Near Chireno, Texas. * until Wednesday morning...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 930 AM Saturday the stage was 17.7 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 14 feet. * Forecast...The bayou will continue to fall to below flood stage by Tuesday early afternoon. Also the bayou crested at 18.2 feet during Friday afternoon. && - Expires May 27, 2015, 1 a.m.

Flood Warning -

The flood warning continues for the Sabine River At Logansport, Louisiana. * until late Tuesday night...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 945 AM Saturday the stage was 27.7 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 28 feet. * Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Sunday evening and continue to rise to near 28.1 feet by Monday morning. The river will fall below flood stage by Tuesday morning. * Impact...at 28.0 feet...Expect lowland flooding problems of the heavily wooded floodplain to continue for several days. && - Expires May 27, 2015, 1 a.m.

Flood Advisory -

This alert has expired - Expires May 26, 2015, 4 a.m.

Flood Warning -

...The flood warning extended until late Tuesday night...The flood warning continues for the Attoyac Bayou Near Chireno, Texas. * until late Tuesday night...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 1030 AM Friday the stage was 18.1 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 14 feet. * Forecast...The bayou will continue rising to near 18.2 feet by this Friday evening. The bayou will fall below flood stage Tuesday morning. && - Expires May 26, 2015, 4 a.m.

Flash Flood Watch - Tyler County

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING... .A SLOW MOVING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION FROM SUNDAY THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE COMING WEEK. MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL PRODUCE A WIDESPREAD 3 TO 5 INCHES ACROSS WESTERN LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS. ISOLATED 4 DAY TOTALS OF 6 TO 10 INCHES MAY OCCUR WITH THE HEAVIEST RAIN EXPECTED SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THESE HIGH RAINFALL TOTALS ALONG WITH ALREADY SATURATED GROUND WILL LIKELY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING... THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR * PORTIONS OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN LOUISIANA...BEAUREGARD...CALCASIEU...EAST CAMERON... VERNON AND WEST CAMERON. IN TEXAS...HARDIN...JEFFERSON... NORTHERN JASPER...NORTHERN NEWTON...ORANGE...SOUTHERN JASPER... SOUTHERN NEWTON AND TYLER. * FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING * MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL FALL ON ALREADY SATURATED GROUND IN SOUTHEAST TEXAS AND WEST LOUISIANA. AREA AVERAGES ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS. * AREAS THAT SEE HEAVY RAINFALL WITHIN A SHORT TIME COULD RECEIVE FLOOD WATER TO DEPTHS THAT WOULD IMPACT PROPERTY AND PEOPLE IN THOSE AREAS. AREA CREEKS...STREAMS AND RIVERS ARE ALSO LIKELY TO EXPERIENCE RISES. - Expires May 25, 2015, 7 p.m.

Flash Flood Watch - Tyler County

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING... .A SLOW MOVING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION FROM SUNDAY THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF THE COMING WEEK. MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAINFALL WILL PRODUCE A WIDESPREAD 3 TO 5 INCHES ACROSS WESTERN LOUISIANA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS. ISOLATED 4 DAY TOTALS OF 6 TO 10 INCHES MAY OCCUR WITH THE HEAVIEST RAIN EXPECTED SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THESE HIGH RAINFALL TOTALS ALONG WITH ALREADY SATURATED GROUND WILL LIKELY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LAKE CHARLES HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF LOUISIANA AND TEXAS... INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN LOUISIANA...BEAUREGARD... CALCASIEU...EAST CAMERON...VERNON AND WEST CAMERON. IN TEXAS... HARDIN...JEFFERSON...NORTHERN JASPER...NORTHERN NEWTON... ORANGE...SOUTHERN JASPER...SOUTHERN NEWTON AND TYLER. * FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING * MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL FALL ON ALREADY SATURATED GROUND IN SOUTHEAST TEXAS AND WEST LOUISIANA. AREA AVERAGES ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 3 TO 5 INCHES WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS. * AREAS THAT SEE HEAVY RAINFALL WITHIN A SHORT TIME COULD RECEIVE FLOOD WATER TO DEPTHS THAT WOULD IMPACT PROPERTY AND PEOPLE IN THOSE AREAS. AREA CREEKS...STREAMS AND RIVERS ARE ALSO LIKELY TO EXPERIENCE RISES. - Expires May 25, 2015, 7 p.m.

Flood Warning -

The flood warning continues for the Sabine River At Logansport, Louisiana. * until Monday afternoon...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 745 AM Thursday the stage was 28.7 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 28 feet. * Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Sunday evening. Also the Sabine River crested at 29.3 feet during Wednesday evening at Logansport, Louisiana. * Impact...at 28.0 feet...Expect lowland flooding problems of the heavily wooded floodplain to continue for several days. && - Expires May 25, 2015, 1 p.m.

Flood Advisory -

This alert has expired - Expires May 25, 2015, 1 p.m.

Flood Warning -

...The flood warning extended until late Monday night...The flood warning continues for the Attoyac Bayou Near Chireno, Texas. * until late Monday night...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 830 AM Thursday the stage was 16.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 14 feet. * Forecast...The bayou will continue to fall to below flood stage by late Monday morning. * Impact...at 14.0 feet...Expect lowland flooding for the next several days of the heavily wooded floodplain. Ranchers that have cattle and equipment near the river should move them to higher ground. && - Expires May 25, 2015, 10 a.m.

Flood Advisory -

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A * URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... RED RIVER PARISH IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA... SOUTHERN CLAIBORNE PARISH IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA... SOUTHERN BOSSIER PARISH IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA... CADDO PARISH IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA... BIENVILLE PARISH IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA... WEBSTER PARISH IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA... LINCOLN PARISH IN NORTH CENTRAL LOUISIANA... NORTHWESTERN NATCHITOCHES PARISH IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA... DE SOTO PARISH IN NORTHWESTERN LOUISIANA... NORTHERN RUSK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN TEXAS... NORTHEASTERN SHELBY COUNTY IN EASTERN TEXAS... SOUTHERN GREGG COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN TEXAS... HARRISON COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN TEXAS... PANOLA COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN TEXAS... * UNTIL 1130 AM CDT * AT 837 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN...WITH RAINFALL RATES INCREASING. * SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE... SHREVEPORT...LONGVIEW...BOSSIER CITY...MARSHALL...RUSTON... HENDERSON...MINDEN...KILGORE...CARTHAGE...MANSFIELD...GRAMBLING... HOMER...HALLSVILLE...HAUGHTON...GREENWOOD...ARCADIA...BLANCHARD... WASKOM...COUSHATTA AND BENTON. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING...AS GROUND REMAINS VERY SATURATED FROM PREVIOUS RAINFALLS. - Expires May 25, 2015, 10 a.m.

Special Weather Statement -

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN COLUMBIA... SOUTHWESTERN MILLER AND SOUTHWESTERN LAFAYETTE COUNTIES... SOUTHWESTERN CLAIBORNE...BOSSIER...CADDO...NORTH CENTRAL BIENVILLE AND WEBSTER PARISHES...NORTHEASTERN RUSK...SOUTHEASTERN CAMP... SOUTHERN CASS...CENTRAL GREGG...HARRISON...EASTERN UPSHUR...SOUTHERN MORRIS...MARION AND NORTHERN PANOLA COUNTIES UNTIL 800 AM CDT... AT 705 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM BUSSEY TO 7 MILES SOUTHEAST OF PITTSBURG...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH. DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SHREVEPORT...LONGVIEW...BOSSIER CITY...MARSHALL...MINDEN... SPRINGHILL...VIVIAN...HALLSVILLE...HAUGHTON...GREENWOOD... BLANCHARD...WASKOM...JEFFERSON...LINDEN...BENTON...HUGHES SPRINGS... LONE STAR...TATUM...SIBLEY AND CULLEN. - Expires May 25, 2015, 7 a.m.

Special Weather Statement -

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN CADDO AND NORTHWESTERN DE SOTO PARISHES...NORTHERN RUSK...SOUTHERN HARRISON... EAST CENTRAL SMITH...PANOLA AND GREGG COUNTIES UNTIL 900 AM CDT... AT 813 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR WASKOM TO LIBERTY CITY...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH. WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... LONGVIEW...MARSHALL...HENDERSON...KILGORE...CARTHAGE...WHITE OAK... MANSFIELD...HALLSVILLE...GREENWOOD...OVERTON...WASKOM...STONEWALL... TATUM...NEW LONDON...CLARKSVILLE CITY...BECKVILLE...ELYSIAN FIELDS... JOINERVILLE...DEBERRY AND PINEHILL. - Expires May 25, 2015, 7 a.m.

Flash Flood Watch -

...A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 AM CDT SUNDAY TO 7 AM CDT MONDAY FOR SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...ALL OF EAST TEXAS...MUCH OF SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND NORTHWEST LOUISIANA... .A STRONG UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL EJECT NORTHEAST ACROSS THE FOUR STATE REGION SUNDAY...AHEAD OF AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM OVER THE NORTHERN ROCKIES AND CENTRAL PLAINS. COPIOUS AMOUNTS OF LOW LEVEL MOISTURE WILL RETURN NORTH AHEAD OF THIS DISTURBANCE THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED TO INCREASE SUNDAY MORNING OVER EAST TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...AND SPREAD EAST NORTHEAST INTO SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND NORTH LOUISIANA SUNDAY AFTERNOON. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE...FALLING OVER ALREADY SATURATED GROUNDS FROM HEAVY RAINFALL THAT HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST WEEK. THUS...FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE OVER THE WATCH AREA SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SHREVEPORT HAS ISSUED A * FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS... NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA AND TEXAS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS...COLUMBIA... HEMPSTEAD...HOWARD...LAFAYETTE...LITTLE RIVER...MILLER... NEVADA AND SEVIER. IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA...BIENVILLE... BOSSIER...CADDO...CLAIBORNE...DE SOTO...NATCHITOCHES...RED RIVER...SABINE AND WEBSTER. IN SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...MCCURTAIN. IN TEXAS...ANGELINA...BOWIE...CAMP...CASS...CHEROKEE... FRANKLIN...GREGG...HARRISON...MARION...MORRIS...NACOGDOCHES... PANOLA...RED RIVER...RUSK...SABINE...SAN AUGUSTINE...SHELBY... SMITH...TITUS...UPSHUR AND WOOD. * FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING * SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL INCREASE SUNDAY MORNING OVER EAST TEXAS AND SOUTHEAST OKLAHOMA...AND SPREAD EAST NORTHEAST ACROSS SOUTHWEST ARKANSAS AND NORTH LOUISIANA SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE FROM THE STRONGER STORMS...FALLING OVER ALREADY SATURATED GROUNDS FROM HEAVY RAINFALL THAT HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST WEEK. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO THREE INCHES...WITH ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS...ARE EXPECTED...WITH THIS HEAVY RAINFALL RESULTING IN INCREASED RUNOFF AND THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING. * LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...ESPECIALLY IN THE VICINITY OF RAPIDLY RISING CREEKS...WILL BE MOST PRONE TO FLASH FLOODING. - Expires May 25, 2015, 7 a.m.

Special Weather Statement -

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN COLUMBIA...MILLER AND LAFAYETTE COUNTIES...NORTHWESTERN CLAIBORNE...NORTHERN BOSSIER... NORTHWESTERN CADDO AND NORTHWESTERN WEBSTER PARISHES...CAMP... SOUTHERN TITUS...CASS...SOUTHEASTERN BOWIE...SOUTHERN FRANKLIN... NORTHWESTERN HARRISON...NORTHERN UPSHUR...MORRIS AND MARION COUNTIES UNTIL 700 AM CDT... AT 620 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR GARLAND TO 8 MILES SOUTHWEST OF MOUNT PLEASANT...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH. DIME SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... MOUNT PLEASANT...ATLANTA...SPRINGHILL...GILMER...PITTSBURG... STAMPS...LEWISVILLE...LEESBURG...VIVIAN...MOUNT VERNON... DAINGERFIELD...HAYNESVILLE...JEFFERSON...LINDEN...HUGHES SPRINGS... LONE STAR...QUEEN CITY...NAPLES...CULLEN AND ORE CITY. - Expires May 25, 2015, 7 a.m.

Flood Warning -

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has issued a * FLOOD WARNING FOR the Sabine River Near Gladewater. * from late Saturday night to late Sunday night...or until the warning is cancelled. * AT 8:15 PM Thursday The stage was 25.1 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 26.0 feet. * Forecast...The river is expected to rise to flood stage early Sunday morning and then begin a slow fall. && - Expires May 25, 2015, 1 a.m.

Flood Warning - Tyler County

The flood warning continues for the Neches River At Rockland, Texas. * from late Saturday night to late Sunday night...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 800 AM Wednesday the stage was 25.0 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 26 feet. * Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage early Sunday morning. * Impact...at 26.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding. && - Expires May 25, 2015, 1 a.m.

Flood Warning - Tyler County

The flood warning continues for the Neches River At Rockland, Texas. * until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 1000 AM Saturday The stage was 26.7 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 26 feet. * Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 28.5 feet by Monday evening then begin falling. * Impact...at 28.0 feet...Water will begin to flood several secondary roadways especially in the Smith`s Ferry community. && - Expires May 24, 2015, 10:49 a.m.

Flood Warning - Tyler County

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Texas.. Neches River Near Town Bluff The Flood Warning continues for The Neches River Near Town Bluff. * until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 10:16 AM Saturday the stage was 68.5 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 64.0 feet. * Forecast...The river will remain near 68.5 feet. && - Expires May 24, 2015, 1:04 a.m.

Flood Warning - Tyler County

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Louisiana...Texas.. Calcasieu River Near Glenmora Calcasieu River At Old Town Bay Sabine River Near Bon Wier Sabine River Near Deweyville Neches River Near Town Bluff .Heavier rains are expected to return to the area late this weekend into early next week. This is rainfall is not being considered in the river forecast since it is beyond 24 hours. Persons with interests along these rivers are encouraged to keep up with the latest forecast over the weekend. The Flood Warning continues for The Neches River Near Town Bluff. * until further notice...or until the warning is cancelled. * At 9:31 PM Friday the stage was 68.7 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast. * Flood stage is 64.0 feet. * Forecast...The river will remain near 68.6 feet. && - Expires May 23, 2015, 11:49 a.m.

Current Conditions in Longview

Conditions: Mostly Cloudy
Temperature: 76°
Dew Point: 68.0
Humidity: 77.00%
Wind Speed: 4.60 VRB
Visibility: 7.00
Sunrise: May 23, 2015, 7:16 a.m.
Sunset: May 23, 2015, 9:16 p.m.
Moonrise: May 23, 2015, 12:24 p.m.
Moonset: May 24, 2015, 1:55 a.m.

7-day Forecast

Thursday - Chance Thunderstorms with a high of 86° and a low of 70°
Wednesday - Chance Thunderstorms with a high of 86° and a low of 70°
Tuesday - Chance Thunderstorms with a high of 84° and a low of 69°
Monday - Thunderstorms Likely with a high of 81° and a low of 68°
Sunday - Thunderstorms with a high of 81° and a low of 70°
Saturday - Chance Thunderstorms with a high of 79° and a low of 71°
Friday - Thunderstorms Likely with a high of 80° and a low of 64°

Current Conditions

Conditions: Mostly Cloudy
Temperature: 76°
Dew Point: 68.0
Humidity: 77.00%
Wind Speed: 4.60 VRB
Visibility: 7.00
Sunrise: 7:16 a.m.
Sunset: 9:16 p.m.
Moonrise: 12:24 p.m.
Moonset: 1:55 a.m.

7 - Day Forecast

Friday

Thunderstorms Likely
High:80°
Low:64°
Saturday

Chance Thunderstorms
High:79°
Low:71°
Sunday

Thunderstorms
High:81°
Low:70°
Monday

Thunderstorms Likely
High:81°
Low:68°
Tuesday

Chance Thunderstorms
High:84°
Low:69°
Wednesday

Chance Thunderstorms
High:86°
Low:70°
Thursday

Chance Thunderstorms
High:86°
Low:70°

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