Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1015 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

...The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Mississippi...

  Big Black River At West affecting Attala and Holmes Counties
  Big Black River Near Bentonia affecting Madison and Yazoo Counties
  Big Black River Near Bovina affecting Hinds and Warren 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. 48 hours of future rainfall has been included in
generating the current forecast.

Additional information is available at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

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

&&

MSC007-051-302115-
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/WSTM6.1.ER.170501T1907Z.170502T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1015 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Big Black River At West
* from Monday afternoon until further notice.
* At 9:45 AM Saturday the stage was 4.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage early Monday
  afternoon and will continue to rise to near 17.5 feet early
  Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Several thousand acres of agricultural and
  lowland become inundated.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Lowlands and agricultural land near the
  river begin to flood.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Upper Big Black River
West           15   4.6 Sat 10 AM   4.6  11.2  17.4  17.5 01 PM 05/02


&&


LAT...LON 3291 9006 3314 8990 3330 8981 3322 8963
      3313 8969 3285 8987



$$

MSC089-163-302115-
/O.NEW.KJAN.FL.W.0033.170501T1200Z-000000T0000Z/
/BTAM6.1.ER.170501T1200Z.170503T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1015 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Big Black River Near Bentonia
* from Monday morning until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 8.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Monday morning and
  will continue to rise to near 23.5 feet Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 23.5 feet...Agricultural land near the river begins to
  flood.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Low lying woodland areas along the river
  begins to flood.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Minor low land flooding occurs along the
  river.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bentonia       22   8.3 Sat 09 AM   8.9  22.0  22.2  23.5 07 AM 05/03


&&


LAT...LON 3256 9064 3281 9012 3291 9006 3285 8987
      3272 8996 3245 9052



$$

MSC049-149-302115-
/O.NEW.KJAN.FL.W.0034.170501T1038Z-000000T0000Z/
/BOVM6.1.ER.170501T1038Z.170505T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1015 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Big Black River Near Bovina
* from late Sunday night until further notice.
* At 9:15 AM Saturday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Monday morning and
  will continue to rise to near 30.0 feet Friday morning.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet...Low-lying agricultural land near the river
  begins to flood.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sun   Mon   Tue Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bovina         28  11.3 Sat 09 AM  11.4  28.5  28.5  30.0 07 AM 05/05


&&


LAT...LON 3217 9093 3224 9078 3256 9064 3245 9052
      3218 9065 3204 9102



$$




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