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Saturday is the brand new ‘unofficial’ start to hurricane season

(CNN)After a record-breaking Atlantic hurricane season last year, storm forecasting will get off to an earlier start this year thanks to consecutive years of pre-season activity. At least one named tropical system has formed in the Atlantic prior to June 1 — the official start of the season — every year for the past 6…

Warnings Flash Flood Warning

Warnings Flash Flood Warning

Allen, LA Beauregard, LA Calcasieu, LA Hardin, TX Jasper, TX Newton, TX https://www.kplctv.com/weatheralerts/ The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has extended the * Flash Flood Warning for… West Central Allen Parish in southwestern Louisiana… Southern Beauregard Parish in southwestern Louisiana… Northwestern Calcasieu Parish in southwestern Louisiana… Northeastern Hardin County in southeastern Texas… Southeastern Jasper…

SWLA WEATHER BLOG: Weather alerts and flooding updates

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) – May 17 flooding in Southwest Louisiana. HIGH WATER RESCUE · If anyone is trapped in their home, needs help evacuating, or has any other flood-related issues, please call the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 491-3685 911 if it is an emergency. SCHOOL CLOSURES · All Calcasieu schools and facilities…