Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 181511
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1011 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


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

  PEARL RIVER ABOVE PHILADELPHIA AFFECTING NESHOBA COUNTY
  PEARL RIVER AT EDINBURG AFFECTING LEAKE COUNTY
  PEARL RIVER NEAR CARTHAGE AFFECTING LEAKE COUNTY
  YOCKANOOKANY RIVER NEAR OFAHOMA AFFECTING LEAKE COUNTY
  PEARL RIVER AT JACKSON AFFECTING HINDS AND RANKIN COUNTIES
  PEARL RIVER NEAR ROCKPORT AFFECTING COPIAH AND SIMPSON COUNTIES
  PEARL RIVER NEAR MONTICELLO AFFECTING LAWRENCE COUNTY
  PEARL RIVER NEAR COLUMBIA AFFECTING MARION 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 12 HOURS FOR ALL SITES.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT (USE LOWER CASE LETTERS)
HTTP://AHPS.SRH.NOAA.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=JAN

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

&&

MSC099-192111-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-140423T0000Z/
/PLAM6.1.ER.140414T2322Z.140416T2215Z.140421T1800Z.NO/
1011 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER ABOVE PHILADELPHIA
* UNTIL TUESDAY EVENING.
* AT  2:45 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.7 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING


&&

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

UPPER PEARL RIVER
PHILADELPHIA   13  14.7 THU 03 PM  13.9  13.4  13.1 FALLING


&&


LAT...LON 3289 8922 3291 8915 3293 8902 3292 8893
      3284 8892 3277 8918



$$

MSC079-192110-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-140422T0747Z/
/ENBM6.2.ER.140407T0905Z.140410T0345Z.140421T1647Z.NO/
1011 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER AT EDINBURG
* UNTIL LATE MONDAY NIGHT.
* AT  8:45 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 23.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 20.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING AND WILL FALL BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE BY LATE MONDAY MORNING.

&&

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

UPPER PEARL RIVER
EDINBURG       20  23.5 FRI 09 AM  22.9  21.9  20.4 CONTINUE FALLING


&&


LAT...LON 3280 8951 3285 8935 3289 8922 3277 8918
      3273 8932 3268 8946



$$

MSC079-192110-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-140423T1330Z/
/CARM6.1.ER.140401T2005Z.140411T0515Z.140422T2230Z.NO/
1011 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER NEAR CARTHAGE
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* AT  8:45 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.8 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 21.9 FEET BY THIS
  EVENING.

&&

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

UPPER PEARL RIVER
CARTHAGE       17  21.8 FRI 09 AM  21.7  20.9  19.3  21.9 07 PM 04/18


&&


LAT...LON 3271 8964 3277 8956 3280 8951 3268 8946
      3266 8952 3263 8960



$$

MSC079-192110-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-140421T2230Z/
/OFAM6.1.ER.140407T1442Z.140411T0630Z.140421T0730Z.NO/
1011 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE YOCKANOOKANY RIVER NEAR OFAHOMA
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  8:45 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.2 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 21.2 FEET BY THIS
  AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 19.0 FEET...MINOR OVERBANK FLOODING OF FARMLAND ALONG
  THE RIVER IS OCCURRING.

&&

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

YOCKANOOKANY RIVER
OFAHOMA        19  21.2 FRI 09 AM  20.9  19.9  18.7  21.2 01 PM 04/18


&&


LAT...LON 3267 8975 3280 8976 3295 8972 3293 8958
      3280 8964 3271 8964



$$

MSC049-121-192110-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-140423T1700Z/
/JACM6.2.ER.140406T1827Z.140411T1215Z.140423T0200Z.NO/
1011 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER AT JACKSON
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  9:30 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 32.4 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FALLING ABOVE ROSS BARNETT AND THUS
  DISCHARGES FROM THE DAM WILL CONTINUE TO FALL. THE RIVER
  AT JACKSON WILL CONTINUE TO FALL SLOWLY FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL
  DAYS AND THEN WILL FALL AT A FASTER RATE AFTER THAT.

&&

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

MIDDLE PEARL RIVER
JACKSON        28  32.4 FRI 09 AM  31.9  31.2  30.6 CONTINUED FALL


&&


LAT...LON 3193 9025 3212 9034 3243 9013 3237 9002
      3213 9020 3198 9012



$$

MSC029-127-192110-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ROCM6.2.ER.140406T1840Z.140410T1230Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1011 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER NEAR ROCKPORT
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:22 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 33.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING.


&&

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

MIDDLE PEARL RIVER
ROCKPORT       25  33.0 FRI 09 AM  32.3  31.2  30.5 CONTINUED FALL


&&


LAT...LON 3168 9019 3178 9019 3193 9025 3198 9012
      3182 9005 3169 9005



$$

MSC077-192110-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MTCM6.2.ER.140407T0035Z.140411T1545Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1011 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER NEAR MONTICELLO
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:15 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 27.7 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 22.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING.


&&

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

MIDDLE PEARL RIVER
MONTICELLO     22  27.7 FRI 09 AM  27.6  27.4  27.1 CONTINUED FALL


&&


LAT...LON 3140 9008 3155 9017 3168 9019 3169 9005
      3155 9002 3140 8992



$$

MSC091-192110-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0033.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CLMM6.1.ER.140408T1637Z.140413T1415Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1011 AM CDT FRI APR 18 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER NEAR COLUMBIA
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT  9:15 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 21.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN STEADY FOR MUCH OF THE DAY
  AND THEN WILL BEGIN FALLING ONCE AGAIN.

&&

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

LOWER PEARL RIVER
COLUMBIA       17  21.5 FRI 09 AM  21.3  21.1  20.9 CONTINUED FALL


&&


LAT...LON 3100 8979 3121 8992 3140 9008 3140 8992
      3124 8981 3100 8969



$$



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