Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 161044
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
544 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014





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

  PEARL RIVER ABOVE PHILADELPHIA AFFECTING NESHOBA COUNTY
  PEARL RIVER AT EDINBURG AFFECTING LEAKE COUNTY
  YOCKANOOKANY RIVER NEAR OFAHOMA AFFECTING LEAKE COUNTY

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE OR WALK THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS ROADWAYS! THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS. PLEASE USE EXTREME CAUTION IF
VENTURING NEAR RIVERBANKS. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY SHOULD
RISING WATER THREATEN YOUR SAFETY. REMEMBER...TURN AROUND, DON`T
DROWN!

THE FORECASTS ARE BASED ON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED AND THAT WHICH
IS FORECAST TO OCCUR OVER THE NEXT 12 HOURS FOR ALL SITES. 48 HOURS
QPF IS ROUTINELY USED FOR TIBBEE CREEK...LUXAPALLILA CREEK...THE
NOXUBEE RIVER...AND THE TOMBIGEE RIVER.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT (USE LOWER CASE LETTERS)
HTTP://AHPS.SRH.NOAA.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=JAN

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

&&

MSC099-171644-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PLAM6.1.ER.140414T2322Z.140417T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
544 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER ABOVE PHILADELPHIA
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  4:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 15.2 FEET BY THIS
  EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...MOST OF THE CAMPING AREAS IN BURNSIDE LAKE
  WATER PARK ARE COVERED BY FLOOD WATER.


&&

              FLOOD    OBSERVED        FORECAST 6AM       CREST
LOCATION      STG   STG DAY  TIME   THU   FRI   SAT CREST TIME  DATE

UPPER PEARL RIVER
PHILADELPHIA   13  15.0 WED 05 AM  15.2  14.8  14.5  15.2 07 PM 04/16


&&


LAT...LON 3289 8922 3291 8915 3293 8902 3292 8893
      3284 8892 3277 8918



$$

MSC079-171644-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ENBM6.2.ER.140407T0905Z.140410T0345Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
544 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER AT EDINBURG
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  4:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 22.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 23.0 FEET BY
  TOMORROW EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 23.0 FEET...WATER IS PARTIALLY COVERING SEVERAL COUNTY
  ROADS AND DIRT ROADS NEAR THE RIVER. THE LUMBER YARD DOWNSTREAM OF
  STATE HIGHWAY 16 BRIDGE IS AFFECTED.


&&

              FLOOD    OBSERVED        FORECAST 6AM       CREST
LOCATION      STG   STG DAY  TIME   THU   FRI   SAT CREST TIME  DATE

UPPER PEARL RIVER
EDINBURG       20  22.5 WED 05 AM  23.0  23.0  22.9  23.0 07 PM 04/17


&&


LAT...LON 3280 8951 3285 8935 3289 8922 3277 8918
      3273 8932 3268 8946



$$

MSC079-171644-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/OFAM6.1.ER.140407T1442Z.140411T0630Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
544 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE YOCKANOOKANY RIVER NEAR OFAHOMA
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  4:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 19.6 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 21.2 FEET BY
  FRIDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 19.0 FEET...MINOR OVERBANK FLOODING OF FARMLAND ALONG
  THE RIVER IS OCCURRING.

&&

              FLOOD    OBSERVED        FORECAST 6AM       CREST
LOCATION      STG   STG DAY  TIME   THU   FRI   SAT CREST TIME  DATE

YOCKANOOKANY RIVER
OFAHOMA        19  19.6 WED 05 AM  20.9  21.2  21.1  21.2 07 AM 04/18


&&


LAT...LON 3267 8975 3280 8976 3295 8972 3293 8958
      3280 8964 3271 8964



$$



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