Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 200054
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
654 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018

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

  Big Black River Near Bovina affecting Hinds and Warren Counties
  Big Black River Near Bentonia affecting Madison and Yazoo 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 24 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.

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

&&

MSC089-163-210654-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-180224T0130Z/
/BTAM6.2.ER.180210T1815Z.180220T0000Z.180223T1330Z.NO/
654 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Black River Near Bentonia
* until Friday evening.
* At 6:15 PM Monday the stage was 25.4 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage Friday morning.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Extensive flooding of agricultural land is
  occurring.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Tue   Wed   Thu Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bentonia       22  25.4 Mon 06 PM  25.3  24.7  23.7    Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3256 9064 3281 9012 3291 9006 3285 8987
      3272 8996 3245 9052



$$

MSC049-149-210654-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-180225T0815Z/
/BOVM6.1.ER.180208T1507Z.180223T0600Z.180224T2015Z.NO/
654 PM CST Mon Feb 19 2018


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Black River Near Bovina
* until late Saturday night.
* At 6:15 PM Monday the stage was 28.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 31.5 feet early
  Friday morning.
* Impact...At 32.0 feet...Several access roads along and near the
  river are under water.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet...Low-lying agricultural land near the river
  begins to flood.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Tue   Wed   Thu Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bovina         28  28.3 Mon 06 PM  28.5  29.6  31.1  31.5 12 AM 02/23


&&


LAT...LON 3217 9093 3224 9078 3256 9064 3245 9052
      3218 9065 3204 9102



$$




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