Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS44 KJAN 180213
FLWJAN
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
913 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

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


  Big Black River At West affecting Attala and Holmes 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 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 between 8 and 10 AM.

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MSC007-051-190813-
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/WSTM6.1.ER.150418T0400Z.150418T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
913 PM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Big Black River At West
* until further notice.
* At 8:45 PM Friday the stage was 14.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by tonight and
  will continue to rise to near 16.5 feet by tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Several thousand acres of agricultural and
  lowland become inundated.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 7 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Sat   Sun   Mon Crest Time  Date

Upper Big Black River
West           15  14.4 Fri 09 PM  16.1  16.4  15.7  16.5 07 PM 04/18


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LAT...LON 3291 9006 3314 8990 3330 8981 3322 8963
      3313 8969 3285 8987



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