Weather Warning

AREAS AFFECTED : EAST BATON ROUGE; POINTE COUPEE; WEST FELICIANA

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in 
Louisiana... 
Mississippi River At Baton Rouge affecting West Baton Rouge and 
East Baton Rouge Parishes. 
 
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in 
Louisiana... 
Mississippi River At Red River Landing affecting West Feliciana, 
East Baton Rouge and Pointe Coupee Parishes. 
 
...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Monday, June 15... 
The Flood Warning continues for 
the Mississippi River At Red River Landing. 
 
* Until Monday, June 15. 
 
* At 9:00 AM CDT Saturday the stage was 53.7 feet. 
 
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet. 
 
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. 
 
* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage Monday, 
June 15 and continue falling to 44.9 feet Saturday, June 20. 
 
* Impact...At 45.0 feet, Between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding 
of Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage 
evacuation of the island is recommended. 
 
* Impact...At 46.0 feet, River traffic will become dangerous. A 
levee crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant 
flooding of Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the 
island is recommended. 
 
* Impact...At 48.0 feet, Access roads will be inundated and 
evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of 
people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of 
the levees must be complete. 
 
* Impact...At 51.0 feet, All river islands along the reach from Red 
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps 
and river bottom farm land will be under water. 
 
* Impact...At 54.0 feet, All river islands along the reach from Red 
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps 
and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola 
farm land. 
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