Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 311532
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1032 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015


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

  Yazoo River At Yazoo City affecting Yazoo County


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.

Additional information is available at:
http://ahps.srh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

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

&&

MSC163-012132-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0036.000000T0000Z-150405T0900Z/
/YZOM6.1.ER.150324T1942Z.150325T1100Z.150404T1800Z.NO/
1032 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

...Flood Warning extended until late Saturday night...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Yazoo River At Yazoo City
* until late Saturday night.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 30.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 29.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage by early Saturday afternoon.

&&

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

Lower Yazoo River
Yazoo City     29  30.3 Tue 10 AM  30.2  29.8  29.5  Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3262 9073 3285 9055 3302 9051 3301 9033
      3283 9042 3259 9062



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