Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 021708
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1208 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016



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

  Boeuf River Near Fort Necessity affecting Franklin Parish

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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1208 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Boeuf River Near Fort Necessity
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 54.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 50.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 55.0 feet by this
  evening.
* Impact...At 55.0 feet...Several thousand acres of farm and
  agricultural land are inundated.


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

Boeuf River
Fort Necessity 50  54.5 Mon 11 AM  55.0  54.7  54.6  55.0 07 PM 05/02


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LAT...LON 3186 9180 3196 9192 3205 9201 3212 9202
      3218 9184 3195 9179



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