Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
909 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015


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

  Mississippi River Near Greenville affecting Chicot...East
  Carroll...Issaquena and Washington Counties

  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

  Mississippi River At Natchez affecting Concordia...Adams and
  Wilkinson Counties/Parishes

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.


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

&&

ARC017-LAC035-MSC055-151-090809-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0062.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/GEEM6.1.ER.150706T1935Z.150712T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
909 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015


The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River near Greenville
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 48.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 49.5 feet by
  next Wednesday July 15.
* Impact...At 50.0 feet...Upper Lake Ferguson Road and Warfield Point
  Park are closed.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Greenville     48  48.4 Tue 08 PM  48.3  48.5  48.6  49.5 07 AM 07/15


&&


LAT...LON 3277 9123 3340 9128 3340 9105 3283 9101
      3277 9101 3278 9111



$$

LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-090809-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/VCKM6.1.ER.150706T0814Z.150712T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
909 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015


The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River at Vicksburg
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 43.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 45.0 feet by
  next Thursday July 16.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Ford and Kings Subdivision at Williams
  Street begin to flood.
* Impact...At 44.6 feet...Residence on Williams Street in Vicksburg
  begins to flood.
* Impact...At 44.0 feet...Ford and Kings Subdivision at Pittman Road
  and Mary`s Alley begins to flood.
* Impact...At 43.5 feet...Long Lake Subdivision is completely flooded.
  Vicksburg Floodwall gates at train depot and the lumber yard gate 8
  are closed.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg      43  43.5 Tue 08 PM  43.6  43.9  44.1 45.0 07 AM 07/16


&&


LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
      3226 9086 3187 9114



$$

LAC029-MSC001-157-090809-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.2.ER.150701T2235Z.150712T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
909 PM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015


The Flood Warning continues for the Mississippi River at Natchez
* until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 50.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 52.5 feet by
  next Friday July 17.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in old downtown
  area of Fort Adams.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  50.1 Tue 08 PM  50.3  50.5  50.7 52.5 07 AM 07/17


&&


LAT...LON 3101 9170 3130 9167 3193 9129 3187 9114
      3130 9147 3100 9154



$$



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