Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 100153
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
753 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Mississippi...

  Pearl River Near Rockport affecting Copiah and Simpson Counties
  Pearl River Near Monticello affecting Lawrence County
  Pearl River Near Columbia affecting Marion County


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 12 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites.

The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.

&&

MSC029-127-110753-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-160215T0500Z/
/ROCM6.1.ER.000000T0000Z.160205T1200Z.160213T2300Z.NO/
753 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Rockport
* until Sunday evening.
* At  5:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 28.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage by Saturday afternoon.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Widespread flooding of low pastureland and
  bottomland is occurring.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Wed   Thu   Fri Crest Time  Date

Middle Pearl River
Rockport       25  28.9 Tue 05 PM  28.7  28.1  27.4     Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3168 9019 3178 9019 3193 9025 3198 9012
      3182 9005 3169 9005



$$

MSC077-110752-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MTCM6.2.ER.160203T1641Z.160206T1245Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
753 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Monticello
* until further notice.
* At  7:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 25.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Water begins to flood lower portions of
  Cooper`s Ferry Park in Monticello.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Wed   Thu   Fri Crest Time  Date

Middle Pearl River
Monticello     22  25.2 Tue 07 PM  25.0  24.7  24.2     Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3140 9008 3155 9017 3168 9019 3169 9005
      3155 9002 3140 8992



$$

MSC091-110752-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CLMM6.1.ER.160206T0415Z.160208T2045Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
753 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Columbia
* until further notice.
* At  7:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 19.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Low areas along the river are inundated.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Wed   Thu   Fri Crest Time  Date

Lower Pearl River
Columbia       17  19.1 Tue 07 PM  19.0  18.8  18.5     Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3100 8979 3121 8992 3140 9008 3140 8992
      3124 8981 3100 8969



$$



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