Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 160447
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1147 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014




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

  PEARL RIVER NEAR RATLIFF AFFECTING MADISON AND RANKIN COUNTIES


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.


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT (USE LOWER CASE LETTERS)
HTTP://AHPS.SRH.NOAA.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=JAN

THE NEXT REGULARLY SCHEDULED UPDATE IS EXPECTED TONIGHT BETWEEN 8 AND
10 PM.

&&

MSC089-121-171047-
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1147 PM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING...

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PEARL RIVER NEAR RATLIFF
* UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING.
* AT 11:15 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 303.3 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 303.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 303.5 FEET BY
  THURSDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 303.0 FEET...MINOR OVERBANK FLOODING IS OCCURRING ALONG
  THE REACH OF THE RIVER.

&&

              FLOOD    OBSERVED        FORECAST 6AM       CREST
LOCATION      STG   STG DAY  TIME   WED   THU   FRI CREST TIME  DATE

MIDDLE PEARL RIVER
RATLIFF       303 303.3 TUE 11 PM 303.5 303.5 303.3 303.5 07 AM 04/17


&&


LAT...LON 3243 9013 3258 8996 3265 8980 3256 8978
      3250 8989 3237 9002



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