Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 061645
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1145 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015


...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Louisiana...Mississippi...

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.


Additional information is available at:
http://ahps.srh.noaa.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=jan

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

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LAC029-MSC001-157-072245-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.2.ER.150701T2235Z.150718T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1145 AM CDT MON JUL 6 2015

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Mississippi River At Natchez.
* until further notice.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 49.8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 51.0 feet by
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in old downtown
  area of Fort Adams.
* Impact...At 48.0 feet...Carthage Point Road becomes impassable.

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

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  49.8 Mon 11 AM  49.9  50.0  50.1  51.0 07 AM 07/18


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



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