Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 031740
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1140 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015


...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


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.
Additional information is available at:
http://ahps.srh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

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

&&

MSC029-127-042340-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-150306T1047Z/
/ROCM6.1.ER.150303T0027Z.150304T0000Z.150305T0447Z.NO/
1140 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...Flood Warning extended until late Thursday night...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Rockport
* until late Thursday night.
* At  9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 26.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to 26.4 feet by this
  evening.


&&

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

Middle Pearl River
Rockport       25  26.1 Tue 09 AM  26.2  24.4  21.6  26.4 06 PM 03/03


&&


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



$$

MSC077-042340-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0020.150304T0000Z-150306T1259Z/
/MTCM6.1.ER.150304T0000Z.150305T0000Z.150305T2159Z.NO/
1140 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Friday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Monticello
* from this evening to Friday morning.
* At 11:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 21.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by this evening
  and will continue to rise to near 22.5 feet by tomorrow evening.


&&

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

Middle Pearl River
Monticello     22  21.8 Tue 11 AM  22.3  22.4  20.9  22.5 06 PM 03/04


&&


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



$$




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