Flood Statement
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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WGUS84 KLIX 190023
FLSLIX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
723 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following river in
Louisiana...Mississippi...

The Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
Pearl River Counties/Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.

&&

LAC103-MSC045-109-190800-
/O.EXT.KLIX.FL.W.0091.000000T0000Z-170819T0800Z/
/PERL1.1.ER.170814T1200Z.170817T1130Z.170819T0200Z.NO/
723 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

...Flood Warning extended until late tonight...The Flood Warning
continues for
  The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* until late tonight.
* At 7:00 PM Friday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has already crested and is expected to
  fall below flood stage by 10 PM tonight.

&&

LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955



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