Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
950 PM CDT Sun May 21 2017


...The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Mississippi...

  Yazoo River At Yazoo City affecting Yazoo 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 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites.

Additional information is available at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

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

&&

MSC163-230850-
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/YZOM6.1.ER.170521T2257Z.170522T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
950 PM CDT Sun May 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Yazoo River At Yazoo City
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Sunday the stage was 29.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 31.0 feet  early
  tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At 29.0 feet...Minor over bank is flooding is occurring
  along the river.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Mon   Tue   Wed Crest Time  Date

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City     29  29.4 Sun 09 PM  31.0  30.9  30.6  31.0 01 PM 05/22


&&


LAT...LON 3262 9073 3285 9055 3302 9051 3301 9033
      3283 9042 3259 9062



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