Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 250215
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
815 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Mississippi...

  Yalobusha At Whaley affecting Carroll and Leflore Counties
  Yazoo River At Yazoo City affecting Yazoo County
  Big Sunflower River At Sunflower affecting Sunflower County
  Big Sunflower River Near Anguilla affecting Sharkey County

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. Routine 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites.

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

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

&&

MSC015-083-260815-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-180227T1424Z/
/YWGM6.2.ER.180222T1353Z.180225T1800Z.180227T0224Z.NO/
815 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Yalobusha At Whaley
* until Tuesday morning.
* At 7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 23.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 24.0 feet early
  tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At 24.0 feet...Widespread flooding of agricultural land is
  occurring.

&&

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

Yalobusha River
Whaley         21  23.0 Sat 07 PM  23.8  23.0  19.7  24.0 12 PM 02/25


&&


LAT...LON 3362 9015 3375 9015 3383 8989 3380 8984
      3368 9006 3354 9014



$$

MSC163-260814-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0021.180225T0600Z-000000T0000Z/
/YZOM6.1.ER.180225T0600Z.180226T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
815 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Yazoo River At Yazoo City
* from late tonight until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 28.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage just after
  midnight tonight and will continue to rise to near 30.0 feet early
  Monday afternoon.
* Impact...At 29.0 feet...Minor over bank is flooding is occurring
  along the river.

&&

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

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City     29  28.6 Sat 07 PM  29.1  29.9  30.0  30.0 12 PM 02/26


&&


LAT...LON 3262 9073 3285 9055 3302 9051 3301 9033
      3283 9042 3259 9062



$$

MSC133-260814-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/SUNM6.2.ER.180210T1927Z.180226T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
815 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Sunflower River At Sunflower
* until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 26.8 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 27.5 feet early
  Monday afternoon.

&&

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

Big Sunflower River
Sunflower      21  26.8 Sat 07 PM  27.0  27.4  27.5  27.5 12 PM 02/26


&&


LAT...LON 3324 9081 3363 9062 3388 9075 3399 9059
      3363 9048 3324 9064



$$

MSC125-260814-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ANGM6.1.ER.180225T0600Z.180227T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
815 PM CST Sat Feb 24 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Sunflower River Near Anguilla
* until further notice.
* At 7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 44.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 45.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage just after
  midnight tonight and will continue to rise to near 46.0 feet early
  Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Minor flooding is occurring along the State
  Highway 14 bridge.

&&

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

Big Sunflower River
Anguilla       45  44.8 Sat 07 PM  45.0  45.7  46.0  46.0 12 PM 02/27


&&


LAT...LON 3255 9079 3294 9084 3324 9081 3324 9064
      3293 9067 3262 9073



$$




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