Flood Watch in Effect on August 24

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According to the National Weather Service – Lake Charles, thunderstorms with high rainfall rates of 1 to 3 inches or more in an hour are currently passing through our region and are expected to continue into the afternoon. Rainfall totals have the potential to exceed 5 inches in some areas.

A flood watch is currently in effect for our region due to excessive rainfall rates.

Citizens are encouraged to monitor local media sites and official social media outlets for current information.