Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS74 KJAN 221638
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Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service Jackson MS
1038 AM CST THU FEB 22 2018

LAC041-MSC149-221639-
/O.CAN.KJAN.FF.W.0010.000000T0000Z-180222T1730Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Franklin LA-Warren MS-
1038 AM CST THU FEB 22 2018

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR FRANKLIN PARISH IN NORTHEASTERN
LOUISIANA AND NORTHWESTERN WARREN COUNTIES IS CANCELLED...

Flooding is no longer expected to pose a threat. Please continue to
heed any remaining road closures.

LAT...LON 3254 9189 3252 9184 3262 9166 3301 9143
      3301 9092 3309 9091 3309 9066 3292 9066
      3282 9076 3281 9074 3281 9073 3249 9116
      3241 9148 3240 9164 3233 9176 3225 9177
      3218 9184 3216 9189 3219 9200 3237 9201

$$

LAC035-065-083-123-MSC055-125-221730-
/O.CON.KJAN.FF.W.0010.000000T0000Z-180222T1730Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
East Carroll LA-Madison LA-Richland LA-West Carroll LA-Issaquena MS-
Sharkey MS-
1038 AM CST THU FEB 22 2018

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1130 AM CST FOR
EAST CARROLL...NORTHWESTERN MADISON...RICHLAND AND WEST CARROLL
PARISHES...ISSAQUENA AND SHARKEY COUNTIES...

At 1029 AM CST, emergency management reported flash flooding in
Rolling Fork in Mississippi and widespread flooding occurred
overnight in Winnsboro, Rayville and Liddieville area in Franklin
Parish and near Mangham and Rayville area in Richland Parish. Radar
estimates of nearly 2 to 5 inches of rain have fallen, with some
local observations of nearly 6 inches across western portions of
Richland Parish. Flash flooding has already occurred and will still
be possible across some areas through the warned area.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lake Providence, Rayville, Rolling Fork, Mangham, Start,
Transylvania, Delhi, Oak Grove, Anguilla, Warden, Grace, Panther
Burn, Goodwill, Buckner, Nitta Yuma, Darnell, Gassoway, Omega,
Alsatia and Millikin.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible, with most
of the rain mainly across the eastern half of the warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 3254 9189 3252 9184 3262 9166 3301 9143
      3301 9092 3309 9091 3309 9066 3292 9066
      3282 9076 3281 9074 3281 9073 3249 9116
      3241 9148 3240 9164 3233 9176 3225 9177
      3218 9184 3216 9189 3219 9200 3237 9201

$$

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