Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 261718
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1118 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015



...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Mississippi...

  Big Black River Near Bentonia affecting Madison and Yazoo 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!

Additional information is available at:
http://ahps.srh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

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

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MSC089-163-272318-
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/BTAM6.2.ER.150223T1800Z.150302T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1118 AM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...

The Flood Warning continues for
 The Big Black River Near Bentonia.
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Thursday the stage was 24.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 25.0 feet by
  Monday evening.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Extensive flooding of agricultural land is
  occurring.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Fri   Sat   Sun Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bentonia       22  24.7 Thu 10 AM  24.8  24.9  24.9  25.0 06 PM 03/02


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



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