Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 040148
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
748 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015




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

  Big Black River Near Bovina affecting Hinds and Warren Counties

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

  Big Black River At West affecting Attala and Holmes Counties
  Big Black River Near Bentonia affecting Madison and Yazoo 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.


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

&&

MSC007-051-050748-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTM6.1.ER.150223T0126Z.150226T0700Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
748 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Black River At West
* until further notice.
* At  6:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Lowlands and agricultural land near the
  river begin to flood.

&&

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

Upper Big Black River
West           15  16.8 Tue 07 PM  16.7  16.2  16.1     slow fall


&&


LAT...LON 3291 9006 3314 8990 3330 8981 3322 8963
      3313 8969 3285 8987



$$

MSC089-163-050747-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-150308T0000Z/
/BTAM6.2.ER.150223T1800Z.150228T2000Z.150307T0900Z.NO/
748 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Black River Near Bentonia
* until Saturday evening.
* At  7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 24.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling.
* Impact...At 23.5 feet...Agricultural land near the river begins to
  flood.


&&

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

Lower Big Black River
Bentonia       22  24.2 Tue 07 PM  24.0  23.4  22.7     slow fall


&&


LAT...LON 3256 9064 3281 9012 3291 9006 3285 8987
      3272 8996 3245 9052



$$

MSC049-149-050747-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-150308T1100Z/
/BOVM6.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150304T0100Z.150307T2000Z.NO/
748 PM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...Flood Warning extended until Sunday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Black River Near Bovina
* until Sunday morning.
* At  7:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 31.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet...Low-lying agricultural land near the river
  begins to flood.

&&

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

Lower Big Black River
Bovina         28  31.2 Tue 07 PM  31.1  30.4  29.4     slow fall


&&


LAT...LON 3217 9093 3224 9078 3256 9064 3245 9052
      3218 9065 3204 9102



$$



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