Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 220212
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
811 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018





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

  Big Black River Near Bentonia affecting Madison and Yazoo Counties

  Big Black River Near Bovina affecting Hinds and Warren 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 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.

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

&&

MSC089-163-230811-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-180224T1330Z/
/BTAM6.2.ER.180210T1815Z.180220T0000Z.180224T0130Z.NO/
811 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Black River Near Bentonia
* until Saturday morning.
* At  7:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 24.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage Friday evening.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Extensive flooding of agricultural land is
  occurring.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Minor low land flooding occurs along the
  river.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Thu   Fri   Sat Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bentonia       22  24.8 Wed 07 PM  24.1  22.8  21.3     M M


&&


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



$$

MSC049-149-230811-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BOVM6.1.ER.180208T1507Z.180223T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
811 PM CST Wed Feb 21 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Black River Near Bovina
* until further notice.
* At  7:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 29.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 31.5 feet early
  Friday afternoon.
* Impact...At 32.0 feet...Several access roads along and near the
  river are under water.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet...Low-lying agricultural land near the river
  begins to flood.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Thu   Fri   Sat Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bovina         28  29.1 Wed 07 PM  29.8  31.4  31.1  31.5 12 PM 02/23


&&


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



$$



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