Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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WGUS84 KJAN 021548
FLSJAN
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON, MS
1048 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015

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

  Mississippi River At Vicksburg affecting Madison...Tensas...
  Claiborne...Jefferson and Warren Counties/Parishes

  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.

&&

LAC065-107-MSC021-063-149-032148-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-150805T1100Z/
/VCKM6.1.ER.150706T0814Z.150728T1100Z.150804T2000Z.NO/
1048 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Vicksburg
* until Wednesday morning.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 44.7 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 43.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling and will fall below
  flood stage by Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact...At 45.0 feet...Ford and Kings Subdivision at Williams
  Street begin to flood.
* Impact...At 44.6 feet...Residence on Williams Street in Vicksburg
  begin to flood.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Vicksburg      43  44.7 Sun 10 AM  44.2  43.4  42.2    Falling


&&


LAT...LON 3193 9129 3227 9105 3277 9123 3278 9101
      3226 9086 3187 9114



$$

LAC029-MSC001-157-032148-
/O.CON.KJAN.FL.W.0061.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/NTZM6.2.ER.150701T2235Z.150727T1500Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1048 AM CDT SUN AUG 2 2015


The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Natchez
* until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Sunday the stage was 52.1 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue falling.
* Impact...At 51.0 feet...Water is covering the roads in the old downtown
  area of Fort Adams.


&&

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

Lower Mississippi River
Natchez        48  52.1 Sun 10 AM  51.9  51.3  50.6    Falling


&&


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



$$




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