Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
937 PM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015




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

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
  Wilkinson Counties/Parishes

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

  Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East
  Carroll...Issaquena and Washington Counties
  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

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.


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

&&

ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-020837-
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/GEEM6.1.ER.150707T1851Z.150713T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
937 PM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River Near Greenville
* from Tuesday July 07 until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 46.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by early Tuesday
  afternoon and will continue to rise to near 48.5 feet by Monday
  morning.
* 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.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville     48  46.4 Tue 09 PM  46.6  46.9  47.2  48.5 07 AM 07/13


&&


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



$$

LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-020837-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0063.150714T1200Z-000000T0000Z/
/VCKM6.1.ER.150714T1200Z.150714T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
937 PM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* from Tuesday July 14 until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 41.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  Tuesday morning.
* 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.
* Impact...At 42.0 feet...Bunge Grain facility near St. Joseph
  Louisiana ceases loading operations. Chickasaw Road is going under
  water just west of Chickasaw Community.
* Impact...At 41.5 feet...Water reaches the slab of the first
  structure in the Chickasaw Bayou Subdivision.
* Impact...At 41.2 feet...Long Lake Road is under water starting where
  the low road to the island takes off south.  Access to Long Lake
  Community requires a boat. Chickasaw Road goes under water just
  west of the Chickasaw Community.
* Impact...At 41.0 feet...The storm water drain valves are closed at
  the flood gates along the Vicksburg Water Front.

&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg      43  41.0 Tue 09 PM  41.0  41.4  41.8  43.0 07 AM 07/14


&&


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



$$

LAC029-MSC001-157-020837-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0061.150702T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.1.ER.150702T0000Z.150715T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
937 PM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* from Wednesday evening until further notice.
* At  9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 47.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by tomorrow
  evening and will continue to rise to near 50.0 feet by Wednesday
  morning.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Carthage Point Road becomes impassable.
* Impact...At 47.0 feet...Water begins to enter the former Belwood
  Golf Course and Carthage Point Road area south of Natchez.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  47.7 Tue 09 PM  47.8  48.3  48.6  50.0 07 AM 07/15


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$



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