Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 240217
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
917 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017





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

  Yazoo River At Yazoo City affecting Yazoo 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.

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

&&

MSC163-250817-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0037.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/YZOM6.1.ER.170521T2257Z.170525T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
917 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Yazoo River At Yazoo City
* until further notice.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 29.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 29.5 feet
  Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 29.0 feet...Minor over bank is flooding is occurring
  along the river.

&&

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

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City     29  29.3 Tue 08 PM  29.4  29.5  29.5  29.5 07 AM 05/25


&&


LAT...LON 3262 9073 3285 9055 3302 9051 3301 9033
      3283 9042 3259 9062



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