Flood Statement
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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WGUS84 KLIX 280042
FLSLIX
Flood Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
742 PM CDT Sat May 27 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Mississippi...

  Pearl River Near Pearl River affecting St. Tammany...Hancock and
  Pearl River Counties/Parishes

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAC103-MSC045-109-281200-
/O.CON.KLIX.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-170528T1200Z/
/PERL1.1.ER.170526T1015Z.170527T1000Z.170528T0600Z.NO/
742 PM CDT Sat May 27 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* until Sunday morning.
* At  7:00 PM Saturday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage
  early Sunday morning.
* 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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