Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 191231
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
731 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015


...The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Mississippi...

  Big Black River Near Bentonia affecting Madison and Yazoo 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 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.


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.

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MSC089-163-201831-
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/BTAM6.1.ER.150419T1609Z.150420T0000Z.150421T0900Z.NO/
731 AM CDT SUN APR 19 2015

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Big Black River Near Bentonia
* from this morning to Tuesday evening.
* At  7:00 AM Sunday the stage was 21.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by late this
  morning and will continue to rise to near 22.5 feet by this
  evening.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Low lying woodland areas along the river
  begins to flood.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet...Minor low land flooding occurs along the
  river.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Mon   Tue   Wed Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bentonia       22  21.3 Sun 07 AM  22.4  21.9  21.8  22.5 07 PM 04/19


&&


LAT...LON 3256 9064 3281 9012 3291 9006 3285 8987
      3272 8996 3245 9052



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