Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 221528
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
928 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017




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

  Tuscolameta Creek At Walnut Grove affecting Leake County
  Pearl River Near Monticello affecting Lawrence County


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. 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.

&&

MSC079-232128-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WTGM6.1.ER.170122T0425Z.170123T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
928 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...Flood Warning extended until further notice...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Tuscolameta Creek At Walnut Grove
* until further notice.
* At  9:00 AM Sunday the stage was 25.9 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 25.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.0 feet by just
  after midnight tonight.
* Impact...At 25.0 feet...Agricultural land and low areas along and
  near the river begin to flood.

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Mon   Tue   Wed Crest Time  Date

Tuscolameta Creek
Walnut Grove   25  25.9 Sun 09 AM  26.0  25.8  25.5  26.0 12 AM 01/23


&&


LAT...LON 3266 8953 3261 8945 3257 8935 3250 8942
      3258 8953 3263 8960



$$

MSC077-232127-
/O.EXT.KJAN.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170125T0430Z/
/MTCM6.1.ER.170122T0100Z.170123T0600Z.170124T1330Z.NO/
928 AM CST SUN JAN 22 2017

...Flood Warning extended until Tuesday evening...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pearl River Near Monticello
* until Tuesday evening.
* At  9:15 AM Sunday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 22.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 22.8 feet by just
  after midnight tonight.
* Impact...At 22.0 feet...Water inundates some lowland and
  agricultural land near the river.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Water begins to enter some lowland pasture
  land in the vicinity of Monticello .

&&

              Flood    Observed        Forecast 6 AM      Crest
Location      Stg   Stg Day  Time   Mon   Tue   Wed Crest Time  Date

Middle Pearl River
Monticello     22  22.5 Sun 09 AM  22.8  22.1  20.6  22.8 12 AM 01/23


&&


LAT...LON 3140 9008 3155 9017 3168 9019 3169 9005
      3155 9002 3140 8992



$$



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