Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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Recreational Forecast
National Weather Service Jackson MS
914 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

MSZ043-049-260900-
Ross Barnett Reservoir-
914 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

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

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the upper reservoir.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph
in the afternoon. Waters rough, with roughest waters in the upper
reservoir.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph shifting to
the west 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Showers and thunderstorms
in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms likely after
midnight. Some thunderstorms may be severe. Waters rough, with
roughest waters in the upper reservoir, becoming a moderate chop,
with choppiest waters in the east after midnight.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the southwest
5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Waters a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the east, especially near the causeway,
becoming a light chop in the afternoon.

$$

MSZ030-031-260900-
Columbus Lake-
914 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR COLUMBUS LAKE...
...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the north.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. South winds 10 to 20 mph, increasing to
20 to 25 mph with gusts to near 40 mph in the afternoon. Waters
choppy, with choppiest waters in the north, becoming rough, with
roughest waters in the north in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Breezy. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph. A chance
of showers in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms after
midnight. Some thunderstorms may be severe. Waters rough, with
roughest waters in the north.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the east.

$$

MSZ052-260900-
Okatibbee Lake-
914 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR OKATIBBEE LAKE...
...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED WEDNESDAY...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 mph. Waters a light chop.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph
in the afternoon. Waters rough, with roughest waters in the
north.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to
30 mph in the evening. A chance of showers in the evening, then
showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Some thunderstorms may
be severe. Waters choppy, with choppiest waters in the north.
.THURSDAY...West winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the east.

$$

MSZ026-260900-
Grenada Lake-
914 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR GRENADA LAKE...
...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED WEDNESDAY...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the north.
.WEDNESDAY...Breezy. South winds 10 to 20 mph, increasing to
20 to 25 mph with gusts to near 40 mph in the afternoon. Waters
choppy, with choppiest waters in the north, becoming rough, with
roughest waters in the north in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 mph shifting to the west
after midnight. Showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then
showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Some
thunderstorms may be severe. Waters choppy, with choppiest waters
in the north, becoming a moderate chop, with choppiest waters in
the east after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Waters a moderate chop,
with choppiest waters in the east.

$$

ARZ075-LAZ009-016-MSZ018-034-040-047-260900-
Mississippi River and nearby lakes north of Interstate 20-
914 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND NEARBY LAKES NORTH
OF INTERSTATE 20...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...
...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY
NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Breezy. South winds 15 to 25 mph, decreasing to 10 to
15 mph after midnight. Waters rough, with roughest waters in the
north, becoming a moderate chop, with choppiest waters in the
north after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Windy. South winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 50 mph
in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
afternoon. Some thunderstorms may be severe. Waters very rough,
with roughest waters in the north.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph becoming
west 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Showers and thunderstorms in
the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Cooler.
Some thunderstorms may be severe. Waters very rough, with
roughest waters in the east, becoming a moderate chop, with
choppiest waters in the east after midnight.
.THURSDAY...West 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 east, becoming a light chop in the afternoon.

$$

LAZ016-025-026-MSZ047-053-059-060-260900-
Mississippi River and nearby lakes south of Interstate 20-
914 PM CDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...THE FORECAST FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND NEARBY LAKES SOUTH
OF INTERSTATE 20...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM CDT WEDNESDAY...
...EXTREME CAUTION IS ADVISED WEDNESDAY...
...CAUTION IS ADVISED TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 20 mph. Waters choppy, with
choppiest waters in the north.
.WEDNESDAY...Windy. South winds 20 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph
in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in
the afternoon. Waters very rough, with roughest waters in the
north.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph shifting to the
northwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Showers and thunderstorms
in the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight. Some
thunderstorms may be severe. Waters choppy, with choppiest waters
in the north, becoming a moderate chop, with choppiest waters in
the east after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast
in the afternoon. Waters a light chop.

$$



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