Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
922 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

LAC083-240330-
/O.CON.KJAN.FF.W.0090.000000T0000Z-140724T0330Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
RICHLAND LA-
922 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM CDT FOR
RICHLAND PARISH...

AT 922 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAIN OVER THE WARNED
AREA. ESTIMATED RADAR RAINFALL AMOUNTS...ON THE ORDER OF FOUR TO
FIVE INCHES...HAVE OCCURRED IN THE PAST TWO HOURS.

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO ARCHIBALD AND
ALTO

VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE OVER THE WARNED AREA FOR THE NEXT
HOUR. WITH AN ADDITIONAL ONE INCH POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS
MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3240 9201 3247 9194 3245 9172 3233 9173
      3233 9177 3225 9177 3222 9179 3217 9185
      3216 9189 3217 9198 3220 9201 3227 9200
      3228 9204

$$

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