Flash Flood Warning issued for portions of Acadiana

Posted at 6:31 AM, May 10, 2019

The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a Flash Flood Warning for portions of Acadiana until 8:15 am.

The warning has been issued for Lafayette Parish, Northwest Iberia Parish, South Evangeline Parish, Acadia Parish, North Vermilion Parish, Northwest St. Martin Parish, and South St. Landry Parish.

Areas that may experience flooding, according to the NWS, include Lafayette, New Iberia, Opelousas, Crowley, Abbeville, Eunice, Scott, Breaux Bridge, Rayne, Carencro, St. Martinville, Jeanerette, Kaplan, Church Point, Iota, Gueydan, Leonville, Arnaudville, Mermentau and Avery Island.

Up to two inches of rain have already fallen with more expected.

For Dave’s latest forecast, see below:

Rain Continues, Flooding Possible