Flood Warning
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WGUS44 KLIX 241856
Flood Warning
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
156 PM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate Severity for the
following rivers in Mississippi...

  West Hobolochitto Creek Near McNeill affecting Pearl River County


Forecast crests are based upon rainfall that has occurred along with
anticipated rain for the next 24 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.


156 PM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The West Hobolochitto Creek Near McNeill.
* until Monday afternoon.
* At 12:45 PM Saturday the stage was 18.3 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.5 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage late Monday
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Some roads in the county inundated but
  passable. Homes in Westchester Subdivision, Picayune will be
  threatened. Water over a few roads in the city of Picayune will
  cause traffic problems. School bus traffic may need alternate
  routes. Beech Street and Westchester Subdivision below the
  confluence of the east and west branches will be subject to
  flooding in low places.


LAT...LON 3066 8959 3080 8961 3079 8966 3071 8968


LAT...LON 3066 8959 3080 8961 3079 8966 3071 8968


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