Port Arthur, TX (77640)

8:53 PM CDT on September 19, 2019 (GMT -0500)
Port Arthur | | Change Station

Elev 20 ft 29.95 °N, 94.00 °W | Updated 26 minutes ago

Overcast
Overcast
76.9 °F
Feels Like 78 °F
N
3
Wind Variable Wind from ESE
Gusts 3.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 7500 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 8.91 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:02 AM 7:16 PM
Waning Gibbous, 71% visible
METAR KBPT 200053Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT075 OVC090 26/24 A2992 RMK AO2 RAB02E30 SLP132 P0000 T02560239
Pressure 29.92 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 7500 ft
Overcast 9000 ft
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 76 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 8.91 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:02 AM 7:16 PM
Waning Gibbous, 71% visible
METAR KBPT 200053Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM SCT075 OVC090 26/24 A2992 RMK AO2 RAB02E30 SLP132 P0000 T02560239

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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 7:50 PM CDT Sep. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pine Island Bayou near Sour Lake.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6:45 PM Thursday the stage was 32.7 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 35.3 feet by
tomorrow early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 35.5 feet... water reaches the gage shelter
floor.
* Impact... at stages near 34.0 feet... water reaches homes along old
Sour Lake Road near the river.


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




750 PM CDT Thu Sep 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Neches River near Beaumont.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:00 am Thursday the stage was 4.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 9.1 feet by
Sunday evening then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 7.5 feet... moderate flooding is occurring.
River levels are near those reached during Tropical Storm Allison
in June 2001. Flooding of Colliers Ferry Park and secondary roads
near the river can be expected.


Lat... Lon 3019 9417 3023 9411 3004 9378 2992 9387 2998 9406




750 PM CDT Thu Sep 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Neches River at Neches River saltwater barrier.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:15 PM Thursday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 8.2 feet by
Monday morning then begin falling.
* Impact... at stages near 8.0 feet... widespread flooding, especially
in northwest Orange County from Lake View downstream to the
saltwater barrier. Several homes and camps are flooded or
threatend.


Lat... Lon 3033 9404 3008 9401 3008 9413 3033 9421




306 PM CDT Thu Sep 19 2019

... Flash flood emergency for southern Hardin, Jefferson, extreme
southern Jasper and southern Newton counties...

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Jefferson County in southeastern Texas...
southwestern Newton County in southeastern Texas...
southern Hardin County in southeastern Texas...
Orange County in southeastern Texas...
southeastern Jasper County in southeastern Texas...

* until 915 PM CDT Thursday.

* At 300 PM CDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rains have decreased across the warned area. While the
rainfall is diminishing, flash flooding is already occurring with
numerous roads closed across the area, ongoing water rescues and
evacuations. If you are in a safe location please shelter in
place! If you are told to evacuate please do so immediately.

This is a flash flood emergency for southern Hardin, Jefferson,
extreme southern Jasper and southern Newton counties. This is a
particularly dangerous situation. Seek higher ground now!

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Beaumont, Port Arthur, Orange, Nederland, Groves, Port Neches,
Lumberton, Vidor, Bridge City, Silsbee, West Orange, Sour Lake,
Nome, Deweyville, Evadale, Central Gardens, call, Hamshire,
Mauriceville and Buna.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Move to higher ground now. This is an extremely dangerous and
life-threatening situation. Do not attempt to travel unless you are
fleeing an area subject to flooding or under an evacuation order.


Lat... Lon 3026 9443 3039 9401 3070 9385 3071 9373
      3067 9364 3058 9373 3044 9370 3034 9376
      3029 9371 3014 9369 2998 9383 2999 9386
      2998 9385 2976 9402 2970 9435 2989 9436
      2989 9444 3011 9445 3011 9460 3026 9465




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:00 PM CDT Sep. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Louisiana and southeast Texas, including the
following areas, in Louisiana, Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu,
East Cameron, Jefferson Davis, Vernon, and West Cameron. In
southeast Texas, Hardin, Jefferson, northern Jasper, northern
Newton, Orange, southern Jasper, southern Newton, and Tyler.

* Through Friday morning

* additional rainfall of 2 to 4 inches of rain with isolated
higher amounts expected.

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.