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

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS BATON ROUGE LA
929 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

The Pearl River Near Bogalusa affecting St. Tammany...Washington...
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.

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LAC103-117-MSC045-109-212129-
/O.NEW.KLIX.FL.W.0006.170122T1800Z-000000T0000Z/
/BXAL1.1.ER.170122T1800Z.170124T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
929 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

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

* Flood Warning for
  The Pearl River Near Bogalusa.
* From Sunday Afternoon until further notice.
* At 9:00 AM Friday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage by Sunday
  early afternoon and then continue rising until cresting at around
  19.5 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 18.5 feet...Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
  will be flooded. The Bogue Chitto Wildlife Management area will be
  inundated with water in recreational camps and over access roads.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Woodlands and crop acreage along the river
  will be flooded.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Woodlands along the river and wildlife
  management property will be flooded.

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LAT...LON 3100 8969 3100 8979 3067 8990 3067 8976

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LAT...LON 3100 8969 3100 8979 3067 8990 3067 8976




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