Flood watch extended until Tuesday morning for Avoyelles

FLOOD WATCH TO TUE MORN 
> DescriptionThe Flash Flood watch is
> Now in effect For
>  * Portions of Louisiana and Texas, Including the Following
>  Areas, in Louisiana, Acadia, Allen, Avoyelles

>  Beauregard, Calcasieu, East Cameron, Evangeline, Iberia

>  Jefferson Davis, Lafayette, Lower St. Martin, Rapides, St.
>  Landry, St. Mary, Upper St. Martin, Vermilion, Vernon And
>  West Cameron. in Texas, Hardin, Jefferson, Northern
>  Jasper, Northern Newton, Orange, Southern Jasper, Southern
>  Newton and Tyler.
>  * Through Tuesday Morning
>  * Numerous Showers and Thunderstorms are Expected to
> Develop
>  Through Monday Across the Area. Rainfall Amounts of 1 to 2
>  Inches are Expected with Locally Higher Amounts of 3 to 4
> Inches
>  Possible.
>  * 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.
>  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.Another Round of
> Thunderstorms is Possible Later this Afternoon...and
>  Again Late this Evening Into Early Tuesday Morning.
> Additional
>  Rainfall Amounts are Forecast to be One to Two Inches With
>  Isolated Amounts of Three to Four Inches Possible.

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