Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 241217
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
717 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017


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

  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 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.

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

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

&&

MSC077-251817-
/O.NEW.KJAN.FL.W.0058.170625T0000Z-170627T0900Z/
/MTCM6.1.ER.170625T0000Z.170625T1200Z.170626T2100Z.NO/
717 AM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Pearl River Near Monticello
* from this evening to late Monday night.
* At  6:15 AM Saturday the stage was 21.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage this evening and
  will continue to rise to near 22.5 feet early tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Water inundates some lowland and
  agricultural land near the river.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Water begins to enter some lowland pasture
  land in the vicinity of Monticello .

&&

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

Middle Pearl River
Monticello     22  21.4 Sat 06 AM  22.5  22.3  21.5  22.5 01 PM 06/25


&&


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



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