Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 200150
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
850 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MISSISSIPPI...

  NOXUBEE RIVER AT MACON AFFECTING NOXUBEE COUNTY


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE OR WALK THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS ROADWAYS! THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS. PLEASE USE EXTREME CAUTION IF
VENTURING NEAR RIVERBANKS. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY SHOULD
RISING WATER THREATEN YOUR SAFETY. REMEMBER...TURN AROUND, DON`T
DROWN!

THE FORECASTS ARE BASED ON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED AND THAT WHICH
IS FORECAST TO OCCUR OVER THE NEXT 48 HOURS.


THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED UPDATE IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 8 AND 10 AM.

&&

MSC103-210600-
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/MCNM6.2.ER.140407T0925Z.140408T1845Z.140421T0000Z.NO/
850 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE NOXUBEE RIVER AT MACON
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.
* AT  8:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 28.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 26.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  TOMORROW EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 28.0 FEET...FARM LAND NEAR THE RIVER WILL FLOOD.

&&

              FLOOD    OBSERVED        FORECAST 6AM       CREST
LOCATION      STG   STG DAY  TIME   SUN   MON   TUE CREST TIME  DATE

NOXUBEE RIVER
MACON          26  28.0 SAT 08 PM  27.2  24.4  21.7     FALLING


&&


LAT...LON 3300 8852 3307 8862 3314 8875 3320 8867
      3313 8855 3304 8845



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