Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 070239
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
939 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in
Arkansas...Louisiana...Mississippi..

  Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East
  Carroll...Issaquena and Washington counties

Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison and Tensas
  parishes and Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren counties

Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia Parish and
  Adams and Wilkinson counties


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 over the next 12 hours.

The next regularly scheduled update is expected between 8 and 10 AM.

&&

ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-080839-
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/GEEM6.1.ER.150706T1935Z.150716T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
939 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River Near Greenville
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Monday the stage was 48.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to a crest near 49 feet by
  Thursday July 16.
* Impact...At 48 feet...Water begins to cover the dirt road leading
  to the Farmers Grain terminal facility which is north of the
  Greenville bridge.
* Impact...At 45 feet...Lower Lake Ferguson Road is closed. Warfield
  Point Park is closed.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Tue   Wed   Thu Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville     48  48.1 Mon  9 PM  48.1  48.2  48.3  49.0  7 AM  7/16

&&


LAT...LON 3277 9123 3340 9128 3340 9105 3283 9101
      3277 9101 3278 9111



$$

LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-080839-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/VCKM6.1.ER.150706T0814Z.150717T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
939 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Monday the stage was 43.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to a crest near 44 feet by
  Friday July 17.
* Impact...At 44 feet...Ford and Kings Subdivision at Pittman Road
  and Mary`s Alley begins to flood.
* Impact...At 43.5 feet...Long Lake Subdivision is completely flooded.
  Vicksburg Floodwall gates at train depot and the lumber yard gate 8
  are closed.
* Impact...At 43 feet...Jackson Lane in North Vicksburg begins to
  flood.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Tue   Wed   Thu Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg      43  43.3 Mon  9 PM  43.2  43.3  43.4  44.0  7 AM  7/17

&&


LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
      3226 9086 3187 9114



$$

LAC029-MSC001-157-080839-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.2.ER.150701T2235Z.150718T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
939 PM CDT MON JUL 6 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Monday the stage was 49.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to a crest near 51 feet by
  Saturday July 18.
* Impact...At 51 feet...Water is covering the roads in old downtown
  area of Fort Adams.
* Impact...At 48 feet...Carthage Point Road becomes impassable.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Tue   Wed   Thu Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  49.9 Mon  9 PM  49.9  50.0  50.1  51.0  7 AM  7/18

&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$

DL



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