Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
922 PM CDT WED MAY 20 2015

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

  Boeuf River Near Fort Necessity affecting Franklin Parish

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.

&&

LAC041-220300-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0053.150521T1200Z-150522T0300Z/
/NECL1.1.ER.150521T1200Z.150521T1200Z.150521T1200Z.NO/
922 PM CDT WED MAY 20 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Boeuf River Near Fort Necessity
* from Thursday morning to Thursday evening.
* At 8:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 49.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 50.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact...At 50.0 feet...Widespread flooding of farm and agricultural
  land is occurring along and near the river.
* Impact...At 40.0 feet...Minor overbank flooding is occurring near
  the river.

&&

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

Boeuf River
Fort Necessity 50  49.8 Wed 08 PM  50.0  48.8  46.5  50.0 07 AM 05/21


&&


LAT...LON 3186 9180 3196 9192 3205 9201 3212 9202
      3218 9184 3195 9179



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