Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 180117
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
817 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS
IN MISSISSIPPI...

  YOCKANOOKANY RIVER NEAR KOSCIUSKO AFFECTING ATTALA COUNTY

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE OR WALK THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS ROADWAYS! THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS. PLEASE USE EXTREME CAUTION IF
VENTURING NEAR RIVERBANKS. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY SHOULD
RISING WATER THREATEN YOUR SAFETY. REMEMBER...TURN AROUND, DON`T
DROWN!

THE FORECASTS ARE BASED ON RAINFALL THAT HAS OCCURRED AND THAT WHICH
IS FORECAST TO OCCUR OVER THE NEXT 12 HOURS FOR ALL SITES. 48 HOURS
QPF IS ROUTINELY USED FOR TIBBEE CREEK...LUXAPALLILA CREEK...THE
NOXUBEE RIVER...AND THE TOMBIGEE RIVER.

THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED UPDATE IS EXPECTED BETWEEN 8 AND 10 AM.

&&

MSC007-180147-
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/KSCM6.1.ER.140415T1337Z.140417T0015Z.140417T1552Z.NO/
817 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE YOCKANOOKANY RIVER NEAR KOSCIUSKO.
* AT 7:45 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.5 FEET.
* THE RIVER FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 10:52 AM THURSDAY.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 12.6 FEET BY SATURDAY
  MORNING.

&&

              FLOOD    OBSERVED        FORECAST 6AM       CREST
LOCATION      STG   STG DAY  TIME   FRI   SAT   SUN CREST TIME  DATE

YOCKANOOKANY RIVER
KOSCIUSKO      15  14.5 THU 08 PM  13.9  12.6  11.5    FALLING


&&


LAT...LON 3295 8972 3308 8964 3328 8945 3320 8933
      3305 8950 3293 8958



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