Flood Statement
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
838 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

...The flood warning has been cancelled for the following river in

The Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting Pearl River...Hancock and
St. Tammany Counties


Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 12 hours. Adjustments to the forecasts
will be made if additional heavy rainfall occurs.

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember, two feet of
rushing water can carry away most vehicles including pickups.  Turn
around and don`t drown!

A followup product will be issued later. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather
Radio, local tv and radio stations...or your cable provider, for the
latest information. The latest graphical hydrologic information can
also be found at Weather.Gov.


838 AM CDT Fri Apr 21 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* At 8:00 AM Friday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Fell below flood stage at 7:18 AM Friday.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river has fallen below flood stage. No flooding is
  expected within the near future.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Secondary roads to the river and throughout
  Honey Island Swamp are inundated. Property in the vicinity of the
  gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes along the left bank.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...The east and west channels of the river will
  begin to merge. Honey Island Swamp trails will be under water as
  inundation of the swamp begins.


LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955


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