Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 111420
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
820 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016


...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers
in Mississippi...

  Pearl River At Jackson affecting Hinds and Rankin Counties




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. 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://ahps.srh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

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

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MSC049-121-111450-
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820 AM CST THU FEB 11 2016

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Pearl River At Jackson.
* At  7:15 AM Thursday the stage was 27.5 feet.
* The river fell below flood stage at  2:00 AM Thursday.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to 24.5 feet by tomorrow
  morning.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet...Minor flooding of lowland near the river is
  occurring. Water begins to back up into several creeks and streams
  in the Jackson area.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet...Roads near the river in Lefleurs Bluff State
  Park begin to flood.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...The Jackson waste water treatment plant
  loses its natural outflow and must initiate pumping.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Fri   Sat   Sun Crest Time  Date

Middle Pearl River
Jackson        28  27.5 Thu 07 AM  24.5  19.6  16.4     falling


&&


LAT...LON 3193 9025 3212 9034 3243 9013 3237 9002
      3213 9020 3198 9012



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