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

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
848 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

...The National Weather Service in New Orleans Baton Rouge has issued
a flood warning for the following rivers in Louisiana...

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

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!

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.


848 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

The National Weather Service in New Orleans/Baton Rouge has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Pearl River Near Pearl River.
* from late Friday night to Saturday afternoon.
* At  8:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage early
  Saturday 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


LAT...LON 3067 8976 3067 8990 3018 8964 3020 8955



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