Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 061648
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1148 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015


...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Louisiana...Mississippi...

  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

  Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East
  Carroll...Issaquena and Washington Counties


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive or walk through areas where water covers roadway! The
water may be deeper than it appears. Remember...Turn around, don`t
drown!

Forecasts are based on rainfall that has occurred and that which is
forecast to occur. Routine 12 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites. Routine 48 hours of forecast rainfall is used on Tibbee
Creek...Luxapallila Creek...Noxubee River...and the Tombigbee River.


Additional information is available at:
http://ahps.srh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

The next regularly scheduled update is expected tonight between 8 and
10 PM.

&&

ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-072248-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0062.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/GEEM6.1.ER.150707T1200Z.150716T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1148 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River Near Greenville
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 47.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by Tuesday July 07
  and will continue to rise to near 49.0 feet by Thursday July 16.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Water begins to cover the dirt road leading
  to the Farmers Grain terminal facility which is north of the
  Greenville bridge.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Lower Lake Ferguson Road is closed. Warfield
  Point Park is closed.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Tue   Wed   Thu Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville     48  47.9 Mon 11 AM  48.0  48.1  48.2  49.0 07 AM 07/16


&&


LAT...LON 3277 9123 3340 9128 3340 9105 3283 9101
      3277 9101 3278 9111



$$

LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-072248-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0063.150706T1645Z-000000T0000Z/
/VCKM6.1.ER.150706T0814Z.150717T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1148 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 43.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 44.0 feet by
  Friday July 17.
* Impact...At 44.0 feet...Ford and Kings Subdivision at Pittman Road
  and Mary`s Alley begins to flood.
* Impact...At 43.5 feet...Long Lake Subdivision is completely flooded.
  Vicksburg Floodwall gates at train depot and the lumber yard gate 8
  are closed.
* Impact...At 43.0 feet...Jackson Lane in North Vicksburg begins to
  flood.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Tue   Wed   Thu Crest Time  Date

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg      43  43.1 Mon 11 AM  43.1  43.2  43.4  44.0 07 AM 07/17


&&


LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
      3226 9086 3187 9114



$$




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