Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 251858
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
158 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015


...The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Flood Warning
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 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.

&&

MSC007-051-270058-
/O.NEW.KJAN.FL.W.0055.150525T2258Z-000000T0000Z/
/WSTM6.1.ER.150525T2258Z.150526T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
158 PM CDT MON MAY 25 2015

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for the Big Black River At West
* from this afternoon until further notice.
* At 12:45 PM Monday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by late this
  afternoon and will continue to rise to near 16.5 feet by early
  tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Several thousand acres of agricultural and
  lowland become inundated.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Lowlands and agricultural land near the
  river begin to flood.

&&

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

Upper Big Black River
West           15  13.0 Mon 01 PM  16.3  16.2  16.0  16.5 01 PM 05/26


&&


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



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