Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 202308
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
608 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS
IN MISSISSIPPI...

  YOCKANOOKANY RIVER NEAR OFAHOMA AFFECTING LEAKE COUNTY


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE OR WALK THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS ROADWAYS! THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS. PLEASE USE EXTREME CAUTION IF
VENTURING NEAR RIVERBANKS. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY SHOULD
RISING WATER THREATEN YOUR SAFETY. REMEMBER...TURN AROUND, DON`T
DROWN!

THE FORECASTS ARE BASED ON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED AND THAT WHICH
IS FORECAST TO OCCUR OVER THE NEXT 12 HOURS FOR ALL SITES.


THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED UPDATE IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 8 AND 10 AM.

&&

MSC079-202338-
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/OFAM6.1.ER.140407T1442Z.140411T0630Z.140420T1955Z.NO/
608 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE YOCKANOOKANY RIVER NEAR OFAHOMA.
* AT  5:45 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.7 FEET.
* THE RIVER FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT  2:55 PM SUNDAY.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 17.8 FEET BY TOMORROW
  MORNING.

&&

              FLOOD    OBSERVED        FORECAST 6AM       CREST
LOCATION      STG   STG DAY  TIME   MON   TUE   WED CREST TIME  DATE

YOCKANOOKANY RIVER
OFAHOMA        19  18.7 SUN 06 PM  20.1  17.8  15.9     FALLING


&&


LAT...LON 3267 8975 3280 8976 3295 8972 3293 8958
      3280 8964 3271 8964



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