Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 250117
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
817 PM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

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

  Tallahala Creek At Laurel affecting Jones County
  Chickasawhay River At Enterprise affecting Clarke 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.

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

&&

MSC067-260717-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-170630T0112Z/
/LURM6.2.ER.170622T0815Z.170625T0045Z.170629T1312Z.NO/
817 PM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Tallahala Creek At Laurel
* until Thursday evening.
* At 7:45 PM Saturday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 16.5 feet...Water begins to affect building on the right
  bank just downstream near Highway 15. Several other buildings
  further downstream are affected as well.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Water begins to cover Old Sandersville Road.

&&

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

Tallahala Creek
Laurel         13  16.6 Sat 08 PM  16.3  15.4  15.8    Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3137 8915 3156 8923 3181 8913 3182 8902
      3156 8911 3140 8914



$$

MSC023-260717-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-170627T0800Z/
/ENSM6.1.ER.170623T2255Z.170625T1200Z.170626T2000Z.NO/
817 PM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Chickasawhay River At Enterprise
* until late Monday night.
* At 8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 28.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 29.5 feet
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 30.0 feet...Water begins to cover several streets and
  roads.

&&

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

Chickasawhay River
Enterprise     25  28.3 Sat 08 PM  29.5  26.3  21.3  29.5 07 AM 06/25


&&


LAT...LON 3200 8878 3208 8883 3216 8890 3220 8879
      3211 8873 3205 8868



$$




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