Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 250402
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1102 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014




...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MISSISSIPPI...

  PEARL RIVER NEAR ROCKPORT AFFECTING COPIAH AND SIMPSON COUNTIES
  PEARL RIVER NEAR MONTICELLO AFFECTING LAWRENCE COUNTY

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MISSISSIPPI..

  PEARL RIVER NEAR COLUMBIA AFFECTING MARION 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.

&&

MSC029-127-261002-
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/ROCM6.2.ER.140406T1840Z.140410T1230Z.140426T0000Z.NO/
1102 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER NEAR ROCKPORT
* UNTIL LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.
* AT  7:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 27.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 25.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING AND WILL FALL BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 25.0 FEET...WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF LOW PASTURELAND AND
  BOTTOMLAND IS OCCURRING.
* IMPACT...AT 21.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OF BOTTOMLANDS IS OCCURRING
  IN THE IMMEDIATE PROXIMITY OF THE RIVER.

&&

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

MIDDLE PEARL RIVER
ROCKPORT       25  27.5 THU 07 AM  25.9  23.9  21.0     SLOW FALL


&&


LAT...LON 3168 9019 3178 9019 3193 9025 3198 9012
      3182 9005 3169 9005



$$

MSC077-261002-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-140426T1917Z/
/MTCM6.2.ER.140407T0035Z.140411T1545Z.140426T0417Z.NO/
1102 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER NEAR MONTICELLO
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 10:15 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 24.6 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 22.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING AND WILL FALL BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE BY LATE TOMORROW EVENING .
* IMPACT...AT 25.0 FEET...LOWER PORTIONS OF COOPER`S FERRY PARK FLOOD IN MONTICELLO.
* IMPACT...AT 24.0 FEET...WATER APPEARS IN LOW AREAS IN THE EXTREME
  EASTERN PORTION OF THE CITY OF MONTICELLO.

&&

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

MIDDLE PEARL RIVER
MONTICELLO     22  24.6 THU 10 PM  23.9  21.0  18.3     SLOW FALL


&&


LAT...LON 3140 9008 3155 9017 3168 9019 3169 9005
      3155 9002 3140 8992



$$

MSC091-261002-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0033.000000T0000Z-140427T1259Z/
/CLMM6.1.ER.140408T1637Z.140413T1415Z.140426T2159Z.NO/
1102 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014


THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER NEAR COLUMBIA
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.
* AT 10:15 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.7 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING AND WILL FALL BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 18.0 FEET...LOW AREAS ALONG THE RIVER ARE INUNDATED.



&&

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

LOWER PEARL RIVER
COLUMBIA       17  18.7 THU 10 PM  18.5  17.5  16.1     SLOW FALL


&&


LAT...LON 3100 8979 3121 8992 3140 9008 3140 8992
      3124 8981 3100 8969



$$




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