Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 290129
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
729 PM CST SUN DEC 28 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MISSISSIPPI...

  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 12 HOURS OF FORECAST RAINFALL IS USED FOR
MOST SITES.


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

&&

MSC023-300729-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0077.141230T0130Z-141231T2130Z/
/ENSM6.1.ER.141230T0130Z.141230T1200Z.141231T0630Z.NO/
729 PM CST SUN DEC 28 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CHICKASAWHAY RIVER AT ENTERPRISE
* FROM MONDAY EVENING TO WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  7:00 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 22.1 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW
  EVENING AND WILL CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 26.0 FEET BY TUESDAY
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 25.0 FEET...WATER BEGINNING TO OVERFLOW BANKS FROM THE
  CONFLUENCE OF CHUNKY RIVER AND OKATIBBEE CREEK TO APPROXIMATELY 3
  MILES DOWNSTREAM.

&&

              FLOOD    OBSERVED        FORECAST 7 AM      CREST
LOCATION      STG   STG DAY  TIME   MON   TUE   WED CREST TIME  DATE

CHICKASAWHAY RIVER
ENTERPRISE     25  22.1 SUN 07 PM  23.0  26.0  23.9  26.0 06 AM 12/30


&&


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



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