Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 231552
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1052 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017


...The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Flood Warning
for the following rivers in Mississippi...

  Big Black River Near Bentonia affecting Madison and Yazoo Counties
  Big Black River Near Bovina affecting Hinds and Warren 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 24 hours of forecast rainfall is used for
most sites.

Additional information is available at:
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

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

&&

MSC089-163-242152-
/O.NEW.KJAN.FL.W.0039.170524T1200Z-170525T0600Z/
/BTAM6.1.ER.170524T1200Z.170524T1200Z.170524T1800Z.NO/
1052 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Big Black River Near Bentonia
* from Wednesday morning to late Wednesday night.
* At 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 18.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  tomorrow morning.


&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Wed   Thu   Fri Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bentonia       22  18.5 Tue 10 AM  22.0  21.0  19.6  22.0 01 PM 05/24


&&


LAT...LON 3256 9064 3281 9012 3291 9006 3285 8987
      3272 8996 3245 9052



$$

MSC049-149-242152-
/O.NEW.KJAN.FL.W.0040.170525T0000Z-170525T1200Z/
/BOVM6.1.ER.170525T0000Z.170525T0000Z.170525T0000Z.NO/
1052 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Big Black River Near Bovina
* from Wednesday evening to Thursday morning.
* At 10:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 22.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 28.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 28.0 feet...Low-lying agricultural land near the river
  begins to flood.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Wed   Thu   Fri Crest Time  Date

Lower Big Black River
Bovina         28  22.0 Tue 10 AM  27.4  27.7  26.4  28.0 07 PM 05/24


&&


LAT...LON 3217 9093 3224 9078 3256 9064 3245 9052
      3218 9065 3204 9102



$$




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