A significant rain event is in the forecast for the Natchitoches area mid week. The Cane River Waterway Commission asks residents to check property and secure loose items located on docks, piers, walkways, boathouses, etc. Additionally, make sure ropes used to secure boats are in good condition, as the lake historically can rise fast.
Current, March 26, pool stage level is 98.2 MSL. Flood Stage (lake closing) level is 99.0 MSL. Normal pool stage level is 98.0 MSL
Making decisions should be based on information from the National Weather Service, Governmental Agencies, and personal knowledge of property. For more information contact Betty Fuller at 318-617-3235.