Sour Lake, TX (77659)

4:39 PM CDT on September 19, 2019 (GMT -0500)
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Elev 52 ft 30.08 °N, 94.34 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

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76.8 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 3.0 mph

Today
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2200 ft
Overcast 5000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:04 AM 7:18 PM
Waning Gibbous, 72% visible
METAR KBMT 192135Z AUTO 12005KT 7SM -RA SCT016 BKN022 OVC050 24/23 A2993 RMK AO2 T02420229
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2200 ft
Overcast 5000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:04 AM 7:18 PM
Waning Gibbous, 72% visible
METAR KBMT 192135Z AUTO 12005KT 7SM -RA SCT016 BKN022 OVC050 24/23 A2993 RMK AO2 T02420229

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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 3:17 PM CDT Sep. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Village Creek near Kountze.
* From Friday afternoon to Sunday morning... or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 2:30 PM Thursday the stage was 8.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow afternoon and
continue to rise to near 18.5 feet by Saturday morning. The creek
will fall below flood stage by Saturday before midnight.
* Impact... at stages near 19.0 feet... water over Village Creek Road
bridge in Lumberton. Significant backwater flooding of homes and
Camp sites along the creek in the north side of Lumberton.
* Impact... at stages near 18.4 feet... the water will be at the low
chord of Highway 418.
* Impact... at stages near 17.0 feet... water covers low spots on
Willard Lake Road and Village Creek Road near Lumberton.



Lat... Lon 3048 9433 3050 9423 3026 9404 3016 9414 3033 9433




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




953 am 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 9:15 am Thursday the stage was 5.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 8.3 feet by
Sunday evening 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.
* Impact... at stages near 7.0 feet... water begins to go over bigner
Road into the saltwater barrier. Water also cuts off most access to
the Four Oaks ranch Road downstream of Four Oaks boat launch.
* Impact... at stages near 5.0 feet... water is about two feet over
portions of Four Oaks ranch Road.


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




953 am CDT Thu Sep 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pine Island Bayou near Sour Lake.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:45 am Thursday the stage was 30.5 feet.
* Moderate 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 evening then begin falling. This brings the level at
Bevil Oaks to 31.4 feet.
* 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.
* Impact... at stages near 32.0 feet... major lowland flooding occurs.
Several homes on Riverbend drive in Bevil Oaks have water in them.
Water reaches floor of bridge along old Sour Lake Road.
* Impact... at stages near 31.0 feet... homes in the Bevil Oaks and
Pinewood areas begin to flood.
* Impact... at stages near 30.5 feet... Riverbend drive in Bevil Oaks
is impassable.
* Impact... at stages near 29.0 feet... moderate lowland flooding will
occur. Water covers roads in Bevil Oaks.
* 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




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.