Flash Flood Statement
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Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1035 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

MSC045-221541-
/O.CAN.KLIX.FF.W.0045.000000T0000Z-171022T1730Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Hancock MS-
1035 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR HANCOCK COUNTY IS CANCELLED...

Flooding of homes and businesses is no longer expected to pose a
threat in Hancock county. Please continue to heed any remaining road
closures.

LAT...LON 3039 8888 3030 8921 3029 8931 3034 8932
      3036 8936 3037 8934 3065 8934 3065 8924
      3067 8924 3068 8919 3068 8889

$$

MSC047-221730-
/O.CON.KLIX.FF.W.0045.000000T0000Z-171022T1730Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Harrison MS-
1035 AM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1230 PM CDT FOR
HARRISON COUNTY...

At 1031 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across Harrison County. Radar estimated 4 to 6 inches of
rain fell between Long Beach and Lyman. Flash flooding is expected
to begin shortly.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Gulfport, Biloxi, Long Beach, St. Martin, D`iberville, Saucier, Lyman
and Gulfport Airport.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the
warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately.
Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate
precautions to protect life and property.

&&

LAT...LON 3039 8888 3030 8921 3029 8931 3034 8932
      3036 8936 3037 8934 3065 8934 3065 8924
      3067 8924 3068 8919 3068 8889

$$



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