Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 140235
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
935 PM CDT Sun Aug 13 2017

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

  Big Black River At West affecting Attala and Holmes 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.

&&

MSC007-051-150835-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-170816T0224Z/
/WSTM6.1.ER.170811T1952Z.170813T0845Z.170815T1424Z.NO/
935 PM CDT Sun Aug 13 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Black River At West
* until Tuesday evening.
* At  8:45 PM Sunday the stage was 16.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage late Tuesday morning.

&&

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

Upper Big Black River
West           15  16.3 Sun 09 PM  16.2  15.2  12.7 Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3291 9006 3314 8990 3330 8981 3322 8963
      3313 8969 3285 8987



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