Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 291624
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1124 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015


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

  Mississippi River Near Arkansas City affecting Chicot...Desha...
  Bolivar and Washington Counties

  Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East Carroll...
  Issaquena and Washington Counties

  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
  Wilkinson Counties/Parishes

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 12 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.

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.

&&

ARC017-041-MSC011-151-302224-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0065.000000T0000Z-150731T0900Z/
/ARSA4.3.ER.150711T1448Z.150716T2200Z.150730T1800Z.NO/
1124 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015


The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River near Arkansas City
* until late Thursday night.
* At 10:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 37.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 37.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage by early tomorrow afternoon.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Arkansas City  37  37.5 Wed 10 AM  37.1  36.6  36.0    Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3340 9128 3357 9128 3413 9108 3412 9066
      3358 9106 3340 9105



$$

ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-302224-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0062.000000T0000Z-150803T0700Z/
/GEEM6.1.ER.150706T1935Z.150724T1900Z.150802T1600Z.NO/
1124 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015


The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River near Greenville
* until late Sunday night.
* At 10:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 50.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage by late Sunday morning.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville     48  50.0 Wed 10 AM  49.7  49.2  48.7     Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3277 9123 3340 9128 3340 9105 3283 9101
      3277 9101 3278 9111



$$

LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-302224-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/VCKM6.1.ER.150706T0814Z.150728T1100Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1124 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015


The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River at Vicksburg
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 45.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain steady over the next day before
  falling slowly over the next several days.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg      43  45.8 Wed 10 AM  45.8  45.5  45.2      Cresting


&&


LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
      3226 9086 3187 9114



$$

LAC029-MSC001-157-302223-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.2.ER.150701T2235Z.150727T1500Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1124 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015


The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River at Natchez
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 52.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain steady over the next day before
  falling slowly over the next several days.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  52.6 Wed 10 AM  52.7  52.6  52.3     Crested


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$



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