Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Jackson MS
359 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

MSZ043-049-272100-
Ross Barnett Reservoir-
359 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR THE ROSS BARNETT RESERVOIR...
...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the southwest
in the afternoon. Waters a moderate chop, with choppiest waters
in the east, especially near the causeway, becoming a light chop
in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop,
with choppiest waters in the upper reservoir.
.FRIDAY...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Warmer. Waters rough, with roughest
waters in the upper reservoir.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Waters rough,
with roughest waters in the upper reservoir.

$$

MSZ030-031-272100-
Columbus Lake-
359 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR COLUMBUS LAKE...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the east.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the
afternoon. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Warmer.
Waters choppy, with choppiest waters in the north.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 mph. Warmer. Waters choppy,
with choppiest waters in the north.

$$

MSZ052-272100-
Okatibbee Lake-
359 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR OKATIBBEE LAKE...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED FRIDAY...

.TODAY...West winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the east.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Waters a light chop.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 20 mph. A slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Waters choppy, with choppiest waters in the
north.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds around 15 mph. Waters a moderate
chop, with choppiest waters in the north.

$$

MSZ026-272100-
Grenada Lake-
359 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR GRENADA LAKE...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED FRIDAY...

.TODAY...West winds 5 to 10 mph. Waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop,
with choppiest waters in the north.
.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 20 mph. A slight chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Warmer. Waters choppy, with choppiest waters
in the north.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds around 15 mph. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Warmer. Waters a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the north.

$$

ARZ075-LAZ009-016-MSZ018-034-040-047-272100-
Mississippi River and nearby lakes north of Interstate 20-
359 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND NEARBY LAKES NORTH
OF INTERSTATE 20...
...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED FRIDAY...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the south 5 to
10 mph in the afternoon. Waters a moderate chop, with choppiest
waters in the south, becoming a light chop in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop,
with choppiest waters in the north.
.FRIDAY...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Warmer. Waters rough, with roughest
waters in the north.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 mph. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Warmer. Waters choppy, with choppiest
waters in the north.

$$

LAZ016-025-026-MSZ047-053-059-060-272100-
Mississippi River and nearby lakes south of Interstate 20-
359 AM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND NEARBY LAKES SOUTH
OF INTERSTATE 20...
...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED FRIDAY...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TODAY...North winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast in the
afternoon. Waters a light chop.
.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop,
with choppiest waters in the north.
.FRIDAY...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph. A slight chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Warmer. Waters rough, with roughest
waters in the north.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 mph. Waters choppy, with
choppiest waters in the north.

$$




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